Affenpinscher

Loyal, curious, and famously amusing, this almost-human toy dog is fearless out of all proportion…

Afghan Hound

Among the most eye-catching of all dog breeds, the Afghan Hound is an aloof and…

Airedale Terrier

Akita is muscular, double-coated dogs of ancient Japanese lineage famous for her dignity, courage, and…

Akita

Akita is muscular, double-coated dogs of ancient Japanese lineage famous for her dignity, courage, and…

Alaskan Malamute

An immensely strong, heavy-duty worker of spitz type, the Alaskan Malamute is an affectionate, loyal,…

American English Coonhound

These sleek and racy, lean but muscular hounds work dusk to dawn in pursuit of…

American Eskimo Dog

The American Eskimo Dog combines striking good looks with a quick and clever mind in…

American Foxhound

American Foxhounds are good-natured, low-maintenance hounds who get on well with kids, dogs, even cats,…

American Hairless Terrier

The American Hairless Terrier, a Louisiana native, is a smart, inquisitive, and playful dog that…

American Leopard Hound

Intelligence is one of the American Leopard Hound’s very best attributes. The breed is loving and…

American Staffordshire Terrier

The American Staffordshire Terrier, known to their fans as AmStaffs, are smart, confident, good-natured companions.…

American Water Spaniel

The American Water Spaniel, native to the lake country of the upper Midwest, is an…

Anatolian Shepherd Dog

An Anatolian Shepherd Dog is a rugged, imposing flock guardian of ancient lineage. Protective and…

Appenzeller Sennenhund

The Appenzeller Sennenhund is tri-color, medium-sized, and almost squarely built and balanced. He is muscular…

Australian Cattle Dog

The compact but muscular Australian Cattle Dog, also called Blue Heeler or Queensland Heeler, is…

Australian Kelpie

The Australian Kelpie is a lithe, active dog, capable of untiring work. He is extremely…

Australian Shepherd

Australian Stumpy Tail Cattle Dog

The Australian Stumpy Tail Cattle Dog is not an Australian Cattle Dog with a docked…

Australian Terrier

Azawakh

Tall and elegant, the Azawakh is a West African sighthound who originates from the countries…

Barbet

An archetypic water dog of France, the Barbet is a rustic breed of medium size…

Basenji

Basset Fauve de Bretagne

Smart, courageous and determined, the Basset Fauve de Bretagne is a serious hunter, easily adaptable…

Basset Hound

Among the most appealing of the AKC breeds, the endearing and instantly recognizable Basset Hound…

Bavarian Mountain Scent Hound

The Bavarian Mountain Scent Hound is calm and balanced, devoted to its owner, and reserved…

Beagle

Bearded Collie

Beauceron

Bedlington Terrier

Graceful terriers in sheeps clothing, Bedlington Terriers, named for the English mining shire where they…

Belgian Laekenois

Strong, agile and full of life, the Belgian Laekenois (pronounced “Lak-in-wah”) is one of four…

Belgian Malinois

The smart, confident, and versatile Belgian Malinois is a world-class worker who forges an unbreakable…

Belgian Sheepdog

The Belgian Sheepdog is a highly trainable herder whose versatility and intelligence is the stuff…

Belgian Tervuren

The elegant, agile Belgian Tervuren is a bright and self-assured herding dog of medium size,…

Bergamasco Sheepdog

Generally happy with kids and other animals, the low-maintenance and robustly healthy Bergamasco is much…

Berger Picard

The Berger Picard is a lanky herding dog of strong bone and sturdy build. Picards…

Bernese Mountain Dog

Big, powerful, and built for hard work, the Bernese Mountain Dog is also strikingly beautiful…

Bichon Frise

Biewer Terrier

The Biewer Terrier is an elegant, longhaired, tri-colored toy terrier whose only purpose in life…

Black and Tan Coonhound

Large, athletic hunters who work nights, Black and Tan Coonhounds are friendly, easygoing hounds who…

Black Russian Terrier

The Black Russian Terrier is a large, immensely powerful worker of heavy bone and coarse…

Bloodhound

Bluetick Coonhound

The sleekly beautiful Bluetick Coonhound is a sweet and affectionate charmer who might enjoy snoozing…

Boerboel

Boerboels are intimidating but discerning guardians of home and family who learned their trade while…

Bolognese

A small companion breed originating in Italy, the Bolognese is a calm, faithful dog with…

Border Collie

Border Terrier

Admirers of the upbeat and agile Border Terrier cherish their breeds reputation as a tough,…

Borzoi

Among the most impressively beautiful of all dogs, the aristocratic Borzoi is cherished for his…

Boston Terrier

Bouvier des Flandres

Bouvier des Flandres

Boxer

Loyalty, affection, intelligence, work ethic, and good looks: Boxers are the whole doggy package. Bright…

Boykin Spaniel

A medium-sized flushing and retrieving dog known for its rich brown coat, the Boykin Spaniel…

Bracco Italiano

The Bracco Italiano is one of the oldest of the pointing breeds. It was introduced…

Braque du Bourbonnais

Pronounced brock-do-bor-bon-NAY, this pointer has a calm, gentle demeanor that is ideally suited for the…

Braque Francais Pyrenean

The Braque Francais Pyrenean is a rustic breed and hails from France. In English, he…

Briard

The Briard packs so much loyalty, love, and spirit into its ample frame that it’s…

Brittany

Sportsmen on both sides of the Atlantic cherish the agile, energetic Brittany as a stylish…

Broholmer

Calm, good-natured, yet watchful and confident, the Broholmer hails from Denmark and makes a great…

Brussels Griffon

Tipping the scales at no more than 12 pounds, this humanlike toy of complex character…

Bull Terrier

Bulldog

Bullmastiff

Cairn Terrier

Cairn Terriers are happy, busy little earthdogs originally bred to fearlessly root out foxes and…

Canaan Dog

One of the AKC’s oldest breeds, the Canaan Dog is the national dog of Israel.…

Cane Corso

Cardigan Welsh Corgi

Carolina Dog

Carolina Dogs are generally shy and suspicious in nature, but once a dog accepts a…

Catahoula Leopard Dog

The Catahoula Leopard Dog is a multi-purpose working dog that is well-muscled and powerful, but with…

Caucasian Shepherd Dog

The Caucasian Shepherd dog is a serious guardian breed and should never be taken lightly.…

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel wears his connection to British history in his breeds name.…

Central Asian Shepherd Dog

The Central Asian Shepherd Dog is self-assured, balanced, quiet, proud and independent. They are very…

Cesky Terrier

The Cesky Terrier, national dog of the Czech Republic, is a clever and adventurous playmate…

Chesapeake Bay Retriever

The Chesapeake Bay Retriever, peerless duck dog of the Mid-Atlantic, is an American original who…

Chesapeake Bay Retriever

The Chesapeake Bay Retriever, peerless duck dog of the Mid-Atlantic, is an American original who…

Chihuahua

The Chihuahua is a tiny dog with a huge personality. A national symbol of Mexico,…

Chinese Crested

Chinese Shar-Pei

This fascinating but challenging breed of ancient pedigree is steadfastly loyal to family, but standoffish…

Chinook

The pride of Wonalancet, New Hampshire, the Chinook is a rugged working dog and devoted…

Chow Chow

The Chow Chow, an all-purpose dog of ancient China, presents the picture of a muscular,…

Cirneco dell'Etna

The sleek and sinewy Cirneco dellEtna, the ancient coursing hound of Sicily, is an athletic…

Clumber Spaniel

A dignified and mellow hunting companion of kings, the Clumber Spaniel is the largest of…

Cocker Spaniel

The merry and frolicsome Cocker Spaniel, with his big, dreamy eyes and impish personality, is…

Collie

Coton de Tulear

Croatian Sheepdog

The Croatian Sheepdog is an agile, helpful and humble shepherd dog, self-reliant to his owner, brave…

Curly-Coated Retriever

The Curly-Coated Retriever, among the oldest of the retriever breeds, is a famously versatile gundog…

Czechoslovakian Vlcak

An alert, primitive canine that resembles a wolf in appearance. They are highly intelligent, powerful,…

Dachshund

The famously long, low silhouette, ever-alert expression, and bold, vivacious personality of the Dachshund have…

Dalmatian

The dignified Dalmatian, dogdom’s citizen of the world, is famed for his spotted coat and…

Dandie Dinmont Terrier

The unique-looking Dandie Dinmont Terrier is a tough but dignified little exterminator. Sturdily built for…

Danish-Swedish Farmdog

Known as the Little Big Dog, the Danish-Swedish Farmdog is a companion dog that loves to…

Deutscher Wachtelhund

The Deutscher Wachtelhund has a scenting and blood tracking ability comparable to a Bloodhound and…

Doberman Pinscher

Sleek and powerful, possessing both a magnificent physique and keen intelligence, the Doberman Pinscher is…

Dogo Argentino

The Dogo Argentino is a pack-hunting dog, bred for the pursuit of big-game such as…

Dogue de Bordeaux

Drentsche Patrijshond

This breed is pronounced da’rinse-ah puh’trice-hoon. The Drentsche Patrijshond, Drent for short, is not your typical…

Drever

The Drever is robust and strong rather than elegant and speedy. They have a proud…

Dutch Shepherd

The Dutch Shepherd is a lively, athletic, alert and intelligent breed, and has retained its…

English Cocker Spaniel

English Foxhound

English Setter

The English Setter is a medium-sized sporting dog of sweet temper and show-stopping good looks.…

English Springer Spaniel

The English Springer Spaniel is a sweet-faced, lovable bird dog of great energy, stamina, and…

English Toy Spaniel

Entlebucher Mountain Dog

Estrela Mountain Dog

The Estrela Mountain Dog is not only an excellent livestock guardian, but is also known…

Eurasier

The Eurasier is a medium-sized dog with a thick, medium-long coat that can come in…

Field Spaniel

The sweet and sensitive Field Spaniel is famously docile, but vigorous and game for anything…

Finnish Lapphund

Finnish Spitz

Flat-Coated Retriever

The Peter Pan of the Sporting Group, the forever-young Flat-Coated Retriever is a gundog of…

French Bulldog

The one-of-a-kind French Bulldog, with his large bat ears and even disposition, is one of…

French Spaniel

The French Spaniel is balanced, frank, gentle, calm and docile. He is an enthusiastic hunter,…

German Longhaired Pointer

A good way to describe the German Longhaired Pointer is that, in appearance, its Continental…

German Pinscher

The sleek, no-frills German Pinscher is among Germanys oldest breeds and the prototype of other…

German Shepherd Dog

Generally considered dogkinds finest all-purpose worker, the German Shepherd Dog is a large, agile, muscular…

German Shorthaired Pointer

German Spitz

The German Spitz is always attentive, lively and exceptionally devoted to his owner. He is…

German Wirehaired Pointer

With his sporty weatherproof coat and can-do attitude, the noble German Wirehaired Pointer is a…

Giant Schnauzer

Glen of Imaal Terrier

Gentler, less excitable than most terriers, but still bold and spirited, the double-coated Glen of…

Golden Retriever

The Golden Retriever, an exuberant Scottish gundog of great beauty, stands among Americas most popular…

Gordon Setter

The Gordon Setter, the black avenger of the Highlands, is a substantial bird dog named…

Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen

The Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen is a French scenthound. Somewhat active and never high-strung, yet…

Great Dane

Great Dane puppy

Great Dane

Great Pyrenees

The Great Pyrenees is a large, thickly coated, and immensely powerful working dog bred to…

Greater Swiss Mountain Dog

The Greater Swiss Mountain Dog is a large, immensely strong worker famous for a dense…

Greyhound

The champion sprinter of dogdom, the Greyhound is a gentle, noble, and sweet-tempered companion with…

Hamiltonstovare

The Hamiltonstovare is a versatile scent hound, bred to hunt hare and fox in Sweden.…

Hanoverian Scenthound

The Hanoverian Scenthound has a calm and assured temperament, at the same time sensitive with…

Harrier

The Harrier is a swift, prey-driven pack hound of medium size first bred in medieval…

Havanese

Havanese, the only dog breed native to Cuba, are cheerful little dogs with a spring…

Hokkaido

The Hokkaido is a dog of noteworthy endurance and dignity. His temperament is faithful, docile,…

Hovawart

The Hovawart is a medium-temperament working dog with versatile usage and has a very good…

Ibizan Hound

The Ibizan Hound is a lithe and leggy visitor from the dawn of civilization, bred…

Icelandic Sheepdog

The Icelandic Sheepdog, Icelands only native dog breed, is a charmingly friendly and faithful all-around…

Irish Red and White Setter

The rollicking Irish Red and White Setter is an athletic medium-sized bird dog bred primarily…

Irish Setter

The Irish Setter is a high-spirited gundog known for grace, swiftness, and a flashy red…

Irish Terrier

Irish Water Spaniel

Irish Wolfhound

The calm, dignified, and kindly Irish Wolfhound is the tallest of all AKC breeds. Once…

Italian Greyhound

A true Greyhound in miniature, the elegant Italian Greyhound is an alert, playful, and highly…

Jagdterrier

Also known as the Deutscher Jagdterrier, the Jagdterrier is courageous, enduring, vital, full of temperament,…

Japanese Chin

Jindo

Loyal, watchful, and intelligent, the Jindo developed as a breed on an island off the…

Kai Ken

The Kai Ken is a medium-sized dog and is one of the six native Japanese…

Karelian Bear Dog

The Karelian Bear Dog is an eager hunter and very independent, yet works cooperatively to…

Keeshond

Kerry Blue Terrier

Among the largest of AKC terriers, the Kerry Blue Terrier is famous for his show-stopping…

Kishu Ken

The Kishu Ken is a dog of noteworthy endurance, showing nobility, dignity and naive feeling.…

Komondor

A powerfully large Hungarian flock guardian covered in profuse white cords from head to tail,…

Kromfohrlander

The Kromfohrlander is a medium-sized companion breed that is sensitive, loving and loyal to its…

Kuvasz

The snow-white Kuvasz is Hungary’s majestic guardian of flocks and companion of kings. A working…

Labrador Retriever

The sweet-faced, lovable Labrador Retriever is Americas most popular dog breed. Labs are friendly, outgoing,…

Lagotto Romagnolo

Lakeland Terrier

Lancashire Heeler

The Lancashire Heeler is a medium to high energy dog. Intelligent, alert and friendly, they…

Lapponian Herder

The Lapponian Herder is a medium-sized dog with a medium coat, making them easy to…

Leonberger

The Leonberger is a lush-coated giant of German origin. They have a gentle nature and…

Lhasa Apso

The lavishly coated Lhasa Apso is a thousand-year-old breed who served as sentinels at palaces…

Löwchen

Maltese

Manchester Terrier (Standard)

The Manchester Terrier is named after the English city where it was first bred. Sleek,…

Manchester Terrier (Toy)

The Manchester Terrier is named after the English city where it was first bred. Sleek,…

Mastiff

The colossal Mastiff belongs to a canine clan as ancient as civilization itself. A massive,…

Miniature American Shepherd

The Miniature American Shepherd resembles a small Australian Shepherd. True herders in spite of their…

Miniature Bull Terrier

Miniature Pinscher

Miniature Schnauzer

The Miniature Schnauzer, the smallest of the three Schnauzer breeds, is a generally healthy, long-lived,…

Mountain Cur

The Mountain Cur is a hunting dog with a good treeing instinct. It is a…

Mudi

The Mudi is an extremely versatile, intelligent, alert, agile, all-purpose Hungarian farm dog. His courage…

Neapolitan Mastiff

The Neapolitan Mastiff is a huge, powerful guarder whose astounding appearance has intimidated intruders since…

Nederlandse Kooikerhondje

The Nederlandse Kooikerhondje is lively, agile, self-confident, good-natured and alert. The breed is faithful, easy-going…

Newfoundland

Norfolk Terrier

Norrbottenspets

The Norrbottenspets is a small, slightly rectangular spitzdog, well poised, with sinewy and well-developed muscles.…

Norwegian Buhund

The densely coated Nowegian Buhund, a Nordic spitz-type closely associated with the Vikings, is a…

Norwegian Elkhound

The Norwegian Elkhound is a robust spitz type known for his lush silver-gray coat and…

Norwegian Lundehund

From Norways rocky island of Vaeroy, the uniquely constructed Norwegian Lundehund is the only dog…

Norwich Terrier

Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever

The smallest of the AKCs retrievers, the Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever is intelligent, affectionate,…

Old English Sheepdog

The Old English Sheepdog is the archetypical shaggy dog, famous for his profuse coat and…

Otterhound

Big, boisterous, and affectionate, the Otterhound was bred in medieval England for the now-outlawed activity…

Papillon

Parson Russell Terrier

The Parson Russell Terrier is a bold and clever terrier, swift enough to run with…

Pekingese

The Pekingese, a compact toy companion of regal bearing and a distinctive rolling gait, is…

Pembroke Welsh Corgi

Among the most agreeable of all small housedogs, the Pembroke Welsh Corgi is a strong,…

Perro de Presa Canario

The Perro de Presa Canario has a calm appearance and attentive expression. He is especially…

Peruvian Inca Orchid

Agile, smart and swift, the Peruvian Inca Orchid is an elegant sighthound that developed in…

Petit Basset Griffon Vendéen

The low-slung, shaggy-coated Petit Basset Griffon Vendéen is a vivacious French rabbit-hunting hound known for…

Pharaoh Hound

The Pharaoh Hound, ancient “Blushing Dog” of Malta, is an elegant but rugged sprinting hound…

Plott

The Plott, a hound with a curious name and a unique history, is a rugged,…

Pointer

The Pointer is the ultimate expression of canine power and grace. The breeds name is…

Polish Lowland Sheepdog

A shaggy-coated herding dog who thrives on exercise and hard work, the Polish Lowland Sheepdog…

Pomeranian

The tiny Pomeranian, long a favorite of royals and commoners alike, has been called the…

Poodle (Miniature / Standard)

Whether Standard, Miniature, or Toy, and either black, white, or apricot, the Poodle stands proudly…

Poodle (Toy)

No matter his size, the Toy Poodle stands proudly among dogdoms true aristocrats. Beneath the…

Porcelaine

The Porcelaine is elegant, energetic, and a fierce hunter; he is used for small game, driving…

Portuguese Podengo

Portuguese Podengos are lively, agile, playful, alert, highly intelligent but not always easy to train,…

Portuguese Podengo Pequeno

Classified as a hound, the alert and playful little Portuguese Podengo Pequeno is a quick,…

Portuguese Pointer

The Portuguese Pointer is a very old hunting breed bred to work closely with its handler.…

Portuguese Sheepdog

The Portuguese Sheepdog is exceptionally intelligent and lively. Very devoted to the shepherd and his…

Portuguese Water Dog

The bright and biddable Portuguese Water Dog was bred to be an all-around fishermans helper.…

Pudelpointer

The Pudelpointer is a calm, self-controlled, versatile gun dog with a distinct hunting instinct and…

Pug

Once the mischievous companion of Chinese emperors, and later the mascot of Hollands royal House…

Puli

No other breed can be mistaken for the Puli, a compact but powerful herder covered…

Pumi

A compact, nimble-footed herder of Hungarian origin, the Pumi is easily recognized by a corkscrew-curled…

Pyrenean Mastiff

A centuries-old, rare breed from the Pyrenees Mountains in Spain, this livestock guardian protected flocks…

Rafeiro do Alentejo

The Rafeiro do Alentejo is an excellent farm and estate watch dog. He is also…

Rat Terrier

An American original, with a breed name said to be coined by Teddy Roosevelt, the…

Redbone Coonhound

The streamlined Redbone Coonhound, an American original, is even-tempered, mellow, and kindly at home but…

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Romanian Mioritic Shepherd Dog

The Romanian Mioritic Shepherd Dog origins come from near the Carpathian Mountains. The breed is…

Rottweiler

The Rottweiler is a robust working breed of great strength descended from the mastiffs of…

Russell Terrier

Upbeat, lively, inquisitive, and friendly, the jaunty Russell Terrier was developed by England’s “Sporting Parson”…

Russian Toy

The Russian Toy is a small, elegant, lively dog with long legs, fine bones and…

Russian Tsvetnaya Bolonka

Russkaya Tsvetnaya Bolonka translates to “Russian Colored Lapdog.” Bolonki were originally bred to be the…

Saint Bernard

Saluki

Among the worlds oldest breeds, the slim but rugged Saluki was the hunting hound of…

Samoyed

Schapendoes

This shaggy sheepdog of Holland is also known as the Dutch Sheep Dog. Schapendoes are…

Schipperke

The Schipperke, Belgium’s “little captain,” is the traditional barge dog of the Low Countries. Curious,…

Scottish Deerhound

Scottish Terrier

Sealyham Terrier

Segugio Italiano

Calm, responsive, and intelligent, the Segugio Italiano is a tenacious hunter and an excellent pet.

Shetland Sheepdog

The Shetland Sheepdog, also known as the Sheltie, is an extremely intelligent, quick, and obedient…

Shiba Inu

An ancient Japanese breed, the Shiba Inu is a little but well-muscled dog once employed…

Shih Tzu

Shikoku

The Shikoku is a dog of marked endurance, keen in sense with a naive feeling,…

Siberian Husky

The Siberian Husky, a thickly coated, compact sled dog of medium size and great endurance,…

Silky Terrier

A charming member of the AKC Toy Group, the compact, glossy-coated Silky Terrier is nonetheless…

Skye Terrier

Sloughi

Slovakian Wirehaired Pointer

Slovakian Wirehaired Pointer is a dog of moderate strength, working type, but with nobleness in…

Slovensky Cuvac

The Slovensky Cuvac is boundlessly faithful and courageous and always ready to fight off any…

Slovensky Kopov

This spirited, persistent hunter will follow a scent for hours. The Slovensky Kopov is a…

Small Munsterlander Pointer

The Small Munsterlander is a versatile hunting dog and natural retriever with a medium range,…

Smooth Fox Terrier

Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier

The Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier, an exuberant Irish farm dog, is happy, friendly, deeply devoted,…

Spanish Mastiff

The Spanish Mastiff is a very intelligent dog, not without beauty, whose expression manifests both…

Spanish Water Dog

The inexhaustible Spanish Water Dog is a dual-purpose breed whose hallmark is a coat of…

Spinone Italiano

The Spinone Italiano, a densely-coated hunting dog, is sociable, docile, and patient, sometimes stubborn but…

Stabyhoun

Although occasionally somewhat willful by nature, Stabyhouns are obedient, gentle, and patient dogs, who are…

Staffordshire Bull Terrier

From his brawling past, the muscular but agile Staffordshire Bull Terrier retains the traits of…

Standard Schnauzer

The bold, bewhiskered Standard Schnauzer is a high-spirited farm dog from Germany. They are the…

Sussex Spaniel

Swedish Lapphund

Lively, alert, kind and affectionate. The Lapphund is very receptive, attentive and willing to work.…

Swedish Vallhund

The long and low Swedish Vallhund, Viking Dog of ancient legend, is a smart and…

Taiwan Dog

The Taiwan Dog is extremely faithful to his master, keen in sense, alert in movement,…

Teddy Roosevelt Terrier

The Teddy Roosevelt Terrier is a lively, friendly, affectionate dog with his family but can be…

Thai Ridgeback

The Thai Ridgeback is tough and active, with an excellent jumping ability. He is highly…

Tibetan Mastiff

Watchful, aloof, imposing, and intimidating: The ancient Tibetan Mastiff is the guardian dog supreme. These…

Tibetan Spaniel

Tibetan Terrier

Tornjak

The Tornjak is of steady disposition, friendly, courageous, obedient, intelligent, and full of dignity and…

Tosa

The Tosa’s temperament is marked by patience, composure, boldness and courage. He is normally a tranquil, quiet,…

Toy Fox Terrier

Transylvanian Hound

The Transylvanian Hound is good-natured, courageous, and enduring. At his foundation, he is quiet and…

Treeing Tennessee Brindle

The Treeing Tennessee Brindle is an exceptionally sturdy and healthy breed. They are intelligent, brave,…

Treeing Walker Coonhound

Vizsla

The Vizsla is a versatile, red-coated gundog built for long days in the field. For…

Weimaraner

Welsh Springer Spaniel

The Welsh Springer Spaniel is a vigorous, medium-sized bird dog of happy disposition, known for…

Welsh Terrier

West Highland White Terrier

Smart, confident, and always entertaining at play, the adorable West Highland White Terrier (Westie, for…

Whippet

Wire Fox Terrier

Wirehaired Pointing Griffon

Wirehaired Vizsla

The Wirehaired Vizsla is an exuberant hunter on land or lake, whose dense, wiry coat…

Working Kelpie

The Working Kelpie is extremely alert, eager and highly intelligent. He possesses an open, friendly,…

Xoloitzcuintli

The 3,000-year-old Xoloitzcuintli (pronounced “show-low-eats-QUEENT-lee”), the ancient Aztec dog of the gods, is today a…

Yakutian Laika

Yakutian Laikas are used for herding, pulling sleds and hunting. They were developed in ancient…

Yorkshire Terrier

Beneath the dainty, glossy, floor-length coat of a Yorkshire Terrier beats the heart of a…