12 Boxer Mix Dog Breeds That We Love 

When it comes to dog breeds, one of the most popular choices is the Boxer. Boxers have an amazing personality, and their unique temperament is sure to catch anyone’s attention. Of course, like all dogs, Boxers have their pros and cons. If you’re more interested in a Boxer Mix than a purebred Boxer, then this …

12 Insanely Cute Corgi Mix Dogs

Corgi dogs are some of the most popular dogs in not only the United States but also the world. Famous amongst royalty and highly intelligent, these small but mighty canines have so much to offer a loving home or family. Their compact build makes them even more desirable to those looking for energetic, medium-sized dogs, …

How to Get a Service Dog: Your Complete Guide

If you’re a person living with a disability, you may have considered getting a service dog to assist you in some way. Service dogs are no longer only for the blind, after all. They can be trained to assist people who are hearing impaired or have mobility issues; to recognize low blood sugar in diabetics; …

15 Big Fluffy Dog Breeds That Are Perfect Cuddle Buddies For Winter

The weather is quickly changing and as Fall turns to Winter, you may be on the hunt for some big fluffy dog breeds to help keep you warm. If so, you’ve come to the right place. Today, we are talking about 15 of our most favorite big fluffy dog breeds that are sure to make …

15 Spotted Dog Breeds That Will Take Your Breath Away

There’s just something magical about spotted dog breeds. It could be that Disney set us up from childhood to find these dogs remarkable, or it could be the fact that we don’t see spotted dogs as often as we see other colored or patterned canines. Although spotted coats have been identified in over 25 different …

12 Russian Dog Breeds That Will Blow Your Mind 

Do you have a thing for big, fluffy dogs? Then you’re the perfect reader for today’s article. Russian dog breeds are some of the most famous in the world, with the energetic Siberian Husky and stunning Samoyed being at the top of the list. But there are so many other amazing Russian dog breeds worth …

The 15 Best Therapy Dog Breeds

Are you looking for a therapy dog? You’re not alone. It’s estimated that there are over 500,000 therapy dogs currently at work in the United States. Therapy dogs are good for more than just our mental health. Therapy dogs can help enhance heart health, assist adults and children with autism, reduce stress, lower blood pressure, …

15 Small Poodle Mixes We Are Seriously Obsessed With 

We love our small hypoallergenic dogs, there’s no doubt about it. In fact, miniaturizing dogs is a trend that is becoming increasingly popular. This is especially true when it comes to Poodle mixes like the ever famous Goldendoodle, Labradoodle, Shepadoodle and more. But forget those doodle dogs. Today’s article is dedicated to the toy-sized canines. …

15 Totally Unbelievable Chihuahua Mix Dogs 

If you love the Chihuahua then you’re probably a fan of the Chihuahua mix. But in today’s world of crossbreed craziness, how do you decide which crossbreed Chihuahua hybrid would be best for you? We’re here to answer your questions with 15 unbelievable Chihuahua dogs you have to see to believe. But before we dive …

What is a Pit Bull? A Complete Guide to Pit Bull Breeds

We often use the term “Pit Bull” thinking we are referring to a specific type of dog; however, a Pit Bull is not a specific breed. Instead, the term is generally used to describe any of the following breeds: American Pit Bull Terrier, American Staffordshire Terrier, Staffordshire Bull Terrier, and American Bully. These four breeds …

17 Most Popular Dachshund Mix Dogs 

The smart and fiery Dachshund is as cute as he is unique, and when you combine him with other breeds you get a somewhat sausagey-looking variety of whichever type of dog you’re interested in. This can seem like a fun and intriguing experiment to say the least, but there are pros and cons to a …

15 Stunning Brindle Dog Breeds You Have To See To Believe

Because of their unique beauty, brindle dog breeds are some of the most highly sought after dogs in the canine kingdom. Are you considering investing in a brindle dog? If so, you’ve come to the right place. Today, we are introducing you to 15 brindle dog breeds you probably didn’t even know existed. Let’s get …

12 Yorkie Mix Dogs You’ll Fall Head Over Heels For

Yorkshire Terriers are some of the world’s most coveted dogs. In fact, it wasn’t that long ago when Yorkies were even considered some of the most costly purse pups in the United States. Beloved for their small size and spunky personality, Yorkies make excellent pets for older, active families, singles, seniors and retirees. Of course, …

12 Small Hypoallergenic Dogs You Probably Didn’t Know About

Having allergies while also being a dog lover can be tough, especially if you live in a smaller space where those allergens are more apt to cause you or your loved ones issues. But you don’t have to let your allergies keep you or your family from owning the dog of your dreams. You probably …

10 Calm Dog Breeds For Laid Back Owners

If you’re interested in becoming a dog parent but are not interested in all the energy that often accompanies a variety of breeds and mixes, you’ve come to the right place. Whether you’re an introvert, you’re retired, or you’re just not very active, you’re going to love our list of 10 calm dog breeds. But …

12 of Our Favorite Japanese Dog Breeds 

Japanese dog breeds are not only known for their incredible beauty, intelligence and work-ethic, but they are also known for their unique history. In Japan, dogs are highly regarded creatures seen as national treasures, with many of these Japanese dog breeds being considered rare and difficult to come by. But what is it about Japanese …

What Is the Smallest Dog in the World? 10 Tiny Dog Breeds

Big or small, chubby or lean, fuzzy or hairless — dogs come in all shapes and sizes, and we dog lovers embrace them all. Still, there’s no denying that most of us have special affinity for certain types of dogs. Some of us love giant breeds like the Newfoundland and St. Bernard. Some of us …

12 Smartest Lab Mix Dogs That Should Be On Your Radar

Labrador Retrievers are known for their incredible intelligence, energy and work ethic. They are also known for their playful personalities and family-friendly nature. But what happens when you combine this clever canine with another brainy breed? That’s what we’re here to find out. In today’s article, we are talking all about Lab Mix dogs and …

12 Teddy Bear Dog Breeds That Will Melt Your Heart 

Let’s be honest. We are in a decade of Doodle dogs, purse pups and backpack buddies. And since so many of us tend to like our dogs fluffy, cute and oh so cuddly, it’s no surprise there has been a rise in people looking into the teddy bear dog. Wait. The teddy bear dog? Yes, …

Albino Dog Guide – 15 Things to Know About Albino Dogs

Like most dog parents, you’ve probably seen an albino dog. You might be thinking about getting an albino dog, or you just want to have more information about this unique and rare condition. Either way, we have you covered. In this post, we are going to cover everything you need to know about this rare …

10 Best Low Maintenance Dog Breeds

If you’re looking into low maintenance dog breeds, chances are you either have a busy schedule or you simply want a dog who doesn’t require too much in the way of exercise, grooming, training or care. Hey, there’s nothing wrong with wanting to invite a furry friend into your home without wanting the added burden …

15 White Dogs We Are Totally Obsessed With

Are you curious about where to get your hands on a white dog? There is certainly something beautifully majestic about white dogs, especially when those dogs are paired with stunning blue, green, or even dark brown eyes. But what is it about white dogs that have us totally smitten, and what makes a white dog …

31 Herding Dogs You Should Know

Herding breeds make up some of the most popular dog breeds around the world. These purebred canines tend to be exceptionally loyal, incredibly intelligent, and willing to take on just about any job that allows them to chase something. But if you think you know everything there is to know about herding dogs, think again. …

14 Big Dogs That Don’t Shed

There is a lot to love about big dogs (literally). They have the power and stamina to keep up with active families. They offer a feeling of security that small dogs just can’t touch. And there is a lot more of them to snuggle! But big dogs come with a lot of hair. And that …

10 Lab Terrier Mix Dogs We Can’t Get Enough Of

Mixed dogs are becoming more and more popular these days, especially dogs mixed with Labradors. Labs have historically been one of the most popular family dogs in the US, ranking consistently at number 1 on the American Kennel Club’s list of America’s Most Popular Dog Breeds. Terrier dogs are also quite popular, beloved for their …

10 Best Dogs For First Time Owners

Are you considering adding a four-legged friend to your home or family? While you may love all dogs, not all dogs are the best dogs for first time owners. In today’s article, we are going to help you discover which type of dog would be best for you, and then talk about some of the …

15 Most Beautiful Dog Breeds In the World

Dog parents, like most parents, are unabashedly biased. They are certain that their dog breeds are the most beautiful dog breeds to have ever dog breeded. But away from the bias and the fact that we already know beauty is only skin deep, there comes a time when we just want to appreciate the incredible …

8 Types Of Service Dogs And How They Work

Most of us have an idea about what a service dog is, but unless you’ve ever personally experienced what it is to need a service dog in your life, it can be difficult to understand just how impactful and life-changing these canines can be. When we think of the different types of service dogs, many …

13 Dogs with Webbed Feet that Will Swim into Your Heart

Have you ever looked at a doggy’s paws? I mean really looked? If you have a bit of a paw fetish and have examined enough doggy feet, more than likely, you have noticed that some breeds of dog have webbed feet and some don’t. So why is it that some canines have extra skin between …

11 Australian Dog Breeds You Should Know

With regard to climate, geography, and fauna, Australia may be the most unique country in the world. So it shouldn’t come as a surprise that this isolated nation has developed some awesomely noteworthy dog breeds. From the well-known Cattle Dog to the lesser-known Koolie, these Australian pups were all bred specifically for life in this …

21 Adorable Dogs with Curly Tails

Tight like a corkscrew. Lazily draped over the back like a bushy blanket. Spiraling just at the end. There are a lot of different types of curly tails in the canine kingdom with each breed having their own unique take on this eye-catching characteristic. But one thing is true of each of these dogs with …

How Many Types of Dogs Are There?

How many different types of dogs are there in the world? It’s a difficult question to answer and not just because of semantics. If by “type” you mean group, the American Kennel Club would say there are seven types. The Kennel Club, out of the United Kingdom, would agree. But the World Canine Organization would …

15 Dumbest Dog Breeds (Sorry If Your Dog Is On This List)

Most dog parents proudly assert that their dogs are much more intelligent than science gives them credit for. This combats the once widely accepted notion that the dog and human bond was based on nothing more than a mutualistic trade off that delivered easy access to food, water and shelter. In other words, dogs were …

Best Family Dog – 10 Best Kid Friendly Dog Breeds

My dog Kyra is the friendliest dog in the world. She doesn’t have an aggressive bone in her body, and she greets every person and dog she meets with a tail wag and a slobbery kiss. My dog Kyra, the friendliest dog in the world.  No dog lover needs to be told that dogs are …

The Best Dogs for Seniors and Retirees

When my Dad retired a few years ago we were a bit worried that he would be lonely or bored in retirement. My mom thought it would be a good idea for him to get a dog, and soon they adopted Cindel, a 2-year-old shepherd-husky mix. Cindel, my Dad’s new retirement buddy. Cindel and my …

15 Best Dogs for Children

Although I don’t have any kids of my own, I do have a 2-year-old nephew and many friends with young kids, so I’m grateful that my dog Kyra is naturally great with children. I still need to work with her on remaining calm when the kids get hyper – and she still tries to lick …

15 Best Hunting Dogs

Humans have been hunting with dogs for at least 20,000 years, and the relationship between hunter and dog has changed throughout the ages. Around 10,000 years ago, when man first began domesticating animals, dogs were tasked with overseeing the herd. By about 6,000 years ago there were at least 5 distinct breeds of hunting dogs …

Best Swimming Dogs – The Best and Worst Dog Breeds for Swimming

My dog Kyra absolutely loves swimming. Any time we are near the water, she’s chasing frogs in the shallows or paddling around in her lifejacket. It’s a common misconception that all dogs are natural swimmers. Some are made for the water, some can be taught to love it, and some should never be left alone …

Best Dog for Single Women

It’s true that we tend to think of a dog as the perfect family pet, but single women shouldn’t write off the idea of having a dog. There’s no reason that single women can’t experience the benefits of having a dog in their life just as much as a family, if not more! That said, …

Best Dog for Single Men

Although we tend to think of a dog as the perfect family pet, single people shouldn’t write off the idea of having a dog. There’s no reason that single men can’t experience the benefits of having a dog in their life just as much as a family, if not more! However, taking on the responsibility …

How Old Is The Oldest Dog? 15 Dogs Who Have Long Lifespans

As anyone who has had and loved a dog will tell you, the only terrible thing about dogs is that they don’t live as long as people. But things are changing, with dogs living longer than ever before. With pet education, proper diet, exercise, and lifestyle, pet parents are able to help their fur kids …

15 Of Our Favorite Wolf Like Dogs

In recent years, wolf hybrids have become somewhat of an intriguing phenomenon in the dog-owning community. The topic is a controversial one, yes, but that hasn’t stopped dog lovers and some wild-at-heart animal enthusiasts from taking a step towards the wild side and adopting a pooch that is part dog and part wolf. Crossbreeding isn’t …

15 Best Apartment Dogs – Small Dogs For Small Spaces

When I moved out of my childhood home and headed for my first, grownup apartment, one of the things on my must-have list was that any future apartment I would call my own would be pet friendly. In particular, I wanted my future apartment to be dog friendly. The reason? I was leaving home with …

A Complete Guide to Terrier Breeds

When most of us think of terriers, we have a certain type of dog in mind. Those of us who have experience with the small terrier group will conjure up an image of a Yorkie or a West Highland White Terrier — feisty, fearless little dogs with a distinct stubborn streak. Medium-sized dog lovers might …

Everything You Should Know Before Getting a Wolf Hybrid

There is a certain allure that wolf-dogs possess. Their majestic build, wild eyes, and dignified presence attract owners from all walks of life. And is likely the reason these types of dogs have grown in popularity over the last few decades. But these canine chimeras aren’t without controversy. Some see these magnificent beasts as just …

12 Fluffy Dogs You’ll Fall In Love With 

Many of us with kids, and probably many of us without kids, are familiar with the epic one-liner from Disney-Pixar’s movie Despicable Me . “It’s so fluffy I’m gonna die!” Little Agnes screams as she clutches her newly won fluffy unicorn toy. Why is that line so popular? Because so many of us can relate! …

15 Things You Should Know About Working Dog Breeds

Working dog breeds are intelligent, trainable, outgoing and high-energy dogs. The working dog class is extensive, made up of over 50 breeds including everything from the Old English Sheep Dog to the Komondor with their impressive coats, all of which would have been typically bred to carry out very specific jobs. This is also the …

15 Small Dog Breeds We Can’t Get Enough Of

Look, I love all dogs.   I love big dogs, small dogs, and every dog in between. But I will admit that I have somewhat of an affinity for the pocket pooches. I love the ease of a portable pup who can travel anywhere I can travel and who can fit comfortably into a shoulder bag …

10 Biggest Dogs in the World

Everyone who loves dogs has a favorite breed. Some of us like fuzzy little pooches like Pomeranians and Maltese, while others go for the sleek, almost hairless looks of whippets and greyhounds. And then there are the daring souls who can’t resist the giant dog breeds — those 100-plus-pound bundles of joy that are so …

15 Of Our Favorite Hypoallergenic Dog Breeds For Families

Are you looking to add a new, furry addition to your family? Perhaps you’ve been in the market for a dog for a while now, but you’re on the fence. Perhaps someone in your home suffers from allergies or you just aren’t too keen on the idea of having furniture and clothing covered in dog …