Breeds

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The American Staffordshire Terrier

Hopelessly devoted to you. Get to know this American treasure more
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The Bloodhound

World-class sweetheart and scent-tracker extraordinaire more
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The New Kids on the Block

Meet two newly recognized breeds, the Belgian Laekenois and the Biewer Terrier! more
perfect pal

Does Your Dog Need a Friend?

How to choose the perfect pal for your pup! more
The Border Terrier

The Border Terrier

Alert and energetic, devoted and loving—this scruffy little terrier is an up-for-anything dog that’s ready to roll with you…no matter what! more
The German Shepherd VS The Belgian Malinois

Commonly Confused Breeds: The German Shepherd VS The Belgian Malinois

Can you tell the difference? more
English Springer Spaniel

The English Springer Spaniel

Full of energy, tender-hearted—this lovable bird dog combines brains and obedience with stamina, energy, and sweetness more
Experienced Dog People

Breeds Best For Experienced Dog People, Plus Perfect Matches For Newbie Pet Parents

We asked Gina DiNardo, breed expert and AKC Executive Secretary, for her list of dogs best suited for experienced owners and those perfect for newbie dog parents. more
The Boston Terrier VS The French Bulldog

Commonly Confused Breeds: The Boston Terrier VS The French Bulldog

Can you tell the difference? more
The Newfoundland

The Newfoundland

Hopelessly devoted to you. Meet the canine hero with a heart of gold. more

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