The Boxer Mastiff Mix Dog Breed Information

So, you’re considering investing in a Boxer Mastiff Mix. You’ve seen this dog around and have fallen in love with his adorable appearance and goofy temperament. But is this really the right dog for you? For some, the answer is a definite yes. For others, it’s not so clear. Join us today as we take …

The German Shepherd Rottweiler Mix – Is This Crossbreed Right For You? 

The German Shepherd Rottweiler Mix might be the perfect fit for anyone looking for a large, protective, intelligent dog, but this certainly isn’t the crossbreed for everyone. Work-oriented, energetic, and very brainy, the German Shepherd Rottweiler Mix is going to do best with a more experienced dog owner who is ready to take on all …

12 Things You Should Know About The Rottweiler Pitbull Mix

The Rottweiler Pitbull mix is not a dog for the faint of heart, but this may not be for the reason many think. In fact, despite this hybrid’s less than sparkling reputation, Rottweiler Pitbull mix dogs can make excellent companions for a variety of people and households. With that being said, this mixed breed is …

The Tosa Inu – Your Ultimate Breed Information Guide 

If you’ve only recently heard of the Tosa Inu dog, you’re not alone. Though ancient, this is a Japanese dog breed that is exceedingly rare, especially in the United States. Still, this is an incredible dog revered by many with great respect and honor. Are you interested in learning more about the Tosa Inu dog …

The American Bandogge Mastiff – Your Ultimate Breed Information Guide

Once upon a long time ago, (like, back in the middle ages) there was a legendary dog who roamed the night, designed specifically to keep his family and home safe. This dog was known as the Banddogge, and he was kept restricted during the day and released at night to guard property, livestock and families. …

The Newfypoo – Your Guide To The Newfoundland poodle Mix

We can’t seem to get over just how lovable the Newfypoo dog truly is. With a look that resembles a giant teddy bear and a temperament that is sweet, intelligent and incredibly gentle, it’s no wonder this hybrid dog has been skyrocketing in popularity over the past few years. Of course, as a crossbreed, the …

Caucasian Ovcharka Breed Information – 12 Things You Should Know

Have you ever heard of the Caucasian Ovcharka? If you’re in the market for a large, versatile and highly intelligent dog that can serve as both a protector and loyal family companion, you’ve come to the right place. The Caucasian Ovcharka, also known as the Caucasian Shepherd or Caucasian Mountain Dog, is a breed unlike …

Complete Guide to the American Mastiff

The term Mastiff often conjures the image of a massive dog with a history of health problems and a propensity to drool. While some of this is true, it’s also true that Mastiff dogs can make wonderful companions to owners who understand and are prepared for them. There are several different types of Mastiff dogs …

The Canis Panther – An Incredible Mix Worth Learning About

Have you ever dreamed of owning an exotic tiger? Why not settle for a panther…a Canis Panther, that is. Also known as the Panther Dog, the Canis Panther is just as exotic, hair raising and intriguing as the wild cat for which he is named. That said, it’s quite clear that this rare and intimidating …

The American Alsatian – Your Ultimate Breed Information Guide 

Game of Thrones Fans unite! If you’re an avid GOT enthusiast and have always dreamed of owning a Dire Wolf of your own, then the American Alsatian is certainly worth looking into. This massive canine was bred specifically to look like the now extinct Dire Wolf, though he retains incredible personality traits like devotion, affection …

The Alaskan Husky – Your Ultimate Breed Information Guide 

Not typically sold as a companion dog, the Alaskan Husky is a hard working sled dog that can be worth upwards of $15,000. That said, there are some lucky dog owners with the stamina and lifestyle that would be ideal for partnering with one of these dynamic dogs. Are you interested in potentially investing in …

The Akbash – Ultimate Breed Information Guide

The beautiful, substantial Akbash is a loyal breed that is great with children and unflinchingly devoted to their family. But these dogs are also famously independent, stubborn, and prone to escape when home life starts to bore them. For this complex and sensitive pooch, the right family and lifestyle are everything. Keep reading to find …

10 Rottweiler Mixes We Can’t Get Enough Of

As crossbreeding and hybrid dogs become more and more popular throughout the United States, many people are finding an affinity for Rottweiler mixes. If you fancy the Rottie breed and would like to know more about different Rottweiler mixes available, you’ve come to the right place. Join us today as we discover 10 incredible Rottweiler …

The Shiloh Shepherd – A Breed Information Guide  

Are you looking for a big, beautiful canine companion with the appearance of a German Shepherd and the Temperament of a lap dog? Then the Shiloh Shepherd is right up your alley. This gentle giant is known for his gorgeous coat, affectionate disposition, and eagerness to please. Beloved as a family pet and welcoming of …

The Doberman – Your Ultimate Breed Information Guide

Once referred to as Devil Dogs, Doberman Pinschers are deceivingly imposing. Their pointed ears, muscular build, and history as formidable guard dogs has had somewhat of an impact on this breed’s overall reputation over the years. That said, Doberman dogs have continued to surprise novice dog enthusiasts with their charm, wit, and affection. These loyal …

The St Bernard – Your Ultimate Breed Information Guide

Well known for his starring roles in a number of Hollywood films like Beethoven, Peter Pan and Cujo, the St Bernard has been slowly rising the ranks on the American Kennel Club’s list of most popular dog breeds. Although he is still not yet ranking amongst the most popular of purebred dogs in American households, …

Alaskan Malamute vs Husky – Differences You Should Know

Trying to do a Malamute vs Husky comparison? The Alaskan Malamute and Siberian Husky are so similar in appearance that many people cannot tell them apart, especially if they’ve never owned either of these breeds. Not only that, these dogs both have history in Alaska where they were used to pull sleds. Although the two breeds …

The Alaskan Klee Kai – Ultimate Dog Breed Information Guide

As a miniaturized version of the very popular Alaskan Husky, the Alaskan Klee Kai is one adorable pup that is sure to turn a few heads. But these tiny spitz dogs aren’t always keen on such attention. And that’s not the only way the Alaskan Klee Kai differs from their larger doppelgangers. Keep reading to …

The Neapolitan Mastiff – Ultimate Breed Information Guide

When it comes to dogs you don’t want to run into in a dark alley, the Neopolitan Mastiff or Mastino Napoletano certainly has to be high on the list. This quintessential mastiff breed is huge, intimidating, and fearless. But don’t let the heavy stare and massive jaws of the Neapolitan Mastiff turn you off to …

15 Things You Should Know About the Kuvasz Dog Breed

The Kuvasz (pronounced KOO-vahss) is a well known Hungarian guard dog throughout Europe. They are intelligent dogs with the ability to remain loyal and protective of their owners or family. They are best suited for affectionate and playful companions who will accommodate their working aptitudes. Their independent personality makes them assertive guard dogs. However, this …

The Anatolian Shepherd – Ultimate Breed Information Guide

Loyal, intelligent, and powerful, this ancient breed has been protecting humans and their livestock for millennia. But do Anatolian shepherds make good housepets? In this article, we will take a deep dive into what makes this livestock guardian tick, how easy they are to care for, and whether or not they would make the right …

The Leonberger – Ultimate Breed Information Guide

This gentle giant may look like they were bred for the battlefield, but their history is not at all what you’d expect. Their personality, however, is much more straight forward. The Leonberger is a calm and devoted companion, perfect for families. But they also require a lot of space, early training and socialization, and an …

The Bloodhound – Ultimate Breed Information Guide

There are few breeds as recognizable in sight and sound as the bloodhound. Their droopy ears and adorable wrinkles make them an instant hit with children and adults alike, but their instinct to scent track and wall-shaking bay mean they aren’t suitable for every situation. Keep reading to find out what it takes to own …

The Bullmastiff – Ultimate Breed Information Guide

There are few dogs more intimidating than mastiffs. And the bullmastiff, especially, possesses a self-confidence and athleticism to make anyone think twice about approaching them. But these dogs are more than just stoic guardians. In the right home, they can be devoted and gentle family pets. Keep reading to find out if you have what …

15 Things To Know About The Bernese Mountain Dog

Bernese mountain dogs are becoming popular family pets. Commonly referred to as Berners, these dogs have a particular look about them – they’re strikingly gorgeous with sweet eyes. They are perfect canine companions to people who love large dogs and first-time dog owners. Despite being a large breed, they pack a gentle nature. They are …

The Irish Wolfhound – Ultimate Breed Information Guide

Despite being the tallest dog breed and one of the most common sights in medieval Hollywood films, the Irish wolfhound is much rarer than their notoriety would suggest. Which is a shame given this breed’s affectionate temperament, calm disposition, and elegant beauty. If you’ve ever considered adding an Irish wolfhound to your pack, you’ll want …

The Newfoundland – Ultimate Breed Information Guide

Known for their gentle nature and famous for their shaggy, bear-like appearance, the Newfoundland is one of the most popular giant dog breeds around the world. Given this unique combination of brawn and calm, these dogs make great family pets as well as surprising athletes. But, with their thick coat, need for extra space, and …

The Great Pyrenees – Ultimate Breed Information Guide

The great white mountain dog from the Pyrenees isn’t like many other canines you’re likely to find. Their steadfast poise and undying loyalty make them perfect as livestock guardians and as gentle family pets. But these dogs are also very independent and a bit aloof and require a lot of socialization when they are young …

The Tibetan Mastiff – Ultimate Breed Information Guide

Although a lesser-known breed overall, the Tibetan mastiff is one dog that is sure to leave an impression. These giant, bear-like canines are slowly growing in popularity in the west and have been used as livestock guardians in China and India for centuries. If you’re considering adding a Tibetan mastiff to your family, you’ll want …

15 Things You Should Know About The Cane Corso

The Cane Corso is a serious Italian dog breed for people looking to foster a dog as a companion. It is a perfect breed for dog lovers looking for canine companions whom they can give firm and loving guidance cani corsi need to become great companions. These breeds are family-only dogs. Hence, don’t expect a …

12 Things You Should Know About the Greater Swiss Mountain Dog

While the exact origin of the Greater Swiss Mountain Dog isn’t exactly known, it’s believed that this breed originated in Switzerland. Considered one of the country’s oldest dog breeds, the Greater Swiss Mountain Dog is a hearty dog that makes a great family pet if given the space to roam and freedom to roughhouse from …

16 Things You Should Know about the English Mastiff

There are many words you could use to describe the English Mastiff, and most of them have to do with size: humongous, gargantuan, immense, and colossal all come to mind. But that obvious physical feature is just the start of what you need to know about the this breed if you’re looking to add one …

Italian Greyhound Dog Breed Information – 13 Things to Know

There are a lot of adjectives to describe the Italian Greyhound: little, strong, agile, fast, smart, stubborn, loyal, and athletic top the list. The Italian Greyhound goes by at least two nicknames: Iggy and IG. They’ve been associated with royalty practically from the time that they were first bred, and, just like their relative the …

14 Things You Should Know about the Rottweiler

With their distinctive black coat and brown markings, not to mention their imposing size, Rottweilers are one of today’s most recognizable dog breeds. It’s also a breed, however, that has been judged for its size and strength, and also mistakenly pigeonholed as an overly aggressive breed prone to attacking people. The reality is that Rotties …

Borzoi Breed Information – 12 Facts to Know

Chances are if you’ve seen a Borzoi, you’ve likely thought that it was just a Greyhound with long hair. The reality is that the Borzoi is an entirely distinct breed all its own, a mix of Arabian Greyhounds and a thick-coated Russian breed of dog. While it’s got some features that resemble Greyhounds for sure, …

13 Things You Should Know about the Great Dane

The gentle giants. The Apollo of dogs. The Great Dane. By whatever name you call it, this very large breed or gentle giant is instantly recognizable and can be very imposing to those who don’t know that its big body holds a huge capacity for loving its people. But what does owning a Great Dane …

Akita Dog Breed Information – 11 Things to Know

Standing at nearly 30 inches tall, the Akita is one of the largest dogs in the Spitz family. Hailing from the mountainous regions of Northern Japan, the Akitas have seen the rise and fall of many dynasties over hundreds of years. While powerful and strong, the Akita is perhaps best known for their loyalty. One …