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The Berger Picard

The Berger Picard

An athletic, working companion dog more
The Lagotto Romagnolo

The Lagotto Romagnolo

The specialized truffle searcher in the Sporting group more
The Mastiff

The Mastiff

The tough-looking exterior of this BIG dog—the largest of the giant breeds—disguises an inner softie. Is the Mastiff right for you? Read on to find out… more
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The Brussels Griffon

Today’s Brussels Griffon has a singular purpose—to serve as a loyal companion. Griffons are well-suited for the task, given how closely they bond with their owners. This could be the right breed for you, if you like the idea of a Velcro dog. You know the kind—those cuddle monsters that stick right by you and can’t imagine why you’d ever want to do anything without them.  more
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The Fox Terrier

“Fox-terriers are born with about four times as much original sin in them as other dogs are…” wrote English writer and humourist Jerome K. Jerome. In his novel...more
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The Alaskan Klee Kai

he Alaskan Klee Kai is a northern breed of spitz-type dog bred to be a companion-sized version of the Siberian husky. energetic and intelligent, it reflects its Northern heritage in its distinctive face mask, colouring, and curled tail. more
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The Chinese Crested

A true family dog, the Chinese Crested is a playful, elegant toy breed that loves human companionship. one litter can commonly produce two varieties: the hairless, which features soft, silky hair on the head, tail, and feet, and the Powderpuff, covered in a soft, straight coat. more
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The Catahoula Leopard Dog

A denizen of the South, these dogs were named Catahoula Leopard Dogs after the Catahoula Parish of Louisiana where the breed originated. more
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The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

The Cavalier is a charming and mostly low-maintenance pet. more
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The Chihuahua

No, it's not a rat, nor a toy - it's a dog, a real dog, with teeth and attitude. Tiny in size but large in spirit, the Chihuahua is one of those highly evolved breeds that has managed to convince most humans that it should be carried around everywhere. more

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