Category Archives: Dog Breeds

Appenzeller Sennenhunde Dog Breed Information, Popular Pictures

Height: 19-22 inches Weight: 48-70 pounds Life Expectancy: 12-15 years About the Appenzeller Sennenhund The Appenzeller Sennenhund is also known as the Appenzeller Mountain Dog or Appenzell Cattle Dog. He is lively, high-spirited, self-assured, reliable and fearless. Slightly suspicious of strangers, he is a good watchdog who cannot be bribed. The breed’s intelligence make them highly capable learners. […]

Anatolian Shepherd Dog Dog Breed Information, Popular Pictures

Breed Popularity: Ranks 90 of 193 Height: 29 inches (male), 27 inches (female) Weight: 110-150 pounds (male), 80-120 pounds (female) Life Expectancy: 11-13 years About the Anatolian Shepherd Dog The Anatolian Shepherd Dog stands between 27 and 29 inches at the shoulder and can weigh as much as 150 pounds. Profusely muscled but nimble afoot, Anatolians are more than […]

American Water Spaniel Dog Breed Information, Popular Pictures

Breed Popularity: Ranks 166 of 193 Height: 15-18 inches Weight: 30-45 pounds (male), 25-40 pounds (female) Life Expectancy: 10-14 years About the American Water Spaniel American Water Spaniels are muscular midsize gundogs, not flashy in looks or performance, and recognizable by a luscious brown coat that is either tightly curled or wavy. Bred to work the icy waters and […]

American Staffordshire Terrier Dog Breed Information, Popular Pictures

Breed Popularity: Ranks 85 of 193 Height: 18-19 inches (male), 17-18 inches (female) Weight: 55-70 pounds (male), 40-55 pounds (female) Life Expectancy: 12-16 years About the American Staffordshire Terrier AmStaffs are stocky, muscular bull-type terriers standing 17 to 19 inches at the shoulder. The head is broad, the jaws well defined, the cheekbones pronounced, and the dark, round eyes […]

American Leopard Hound Dog Breed Information, Popular Pictures

Height: 21-27 inches Weight: 45-70 pounds Life Expectancy: 12-15 years About the American Leopard Hound The American Leopard Hound is a medium to large size dog and comes in three patterns: Solid, Leopard and Brindle; nine different official colors; and a variety of markings, however, sixty percent of all American Leopards are solid-colored dogs. The breed is very versatile […]

American Hairless Terrier Dog Breed Information, Popular Pictures

Breed Popularity: Ranks 136 of 193 Height: 12-16 inches Weight: 12-16 pounds Life Expectancy: 14-16 years About the American Hairless Terrier The American Hairless Terrier stands between 12 to 16 inches at the shoulder, and comes in both coated and hairless varieties. The hairless variety might have eyebrows and whiskers, while the coated has a short, shiny coat. The […]

American Foxhound Dog Breed Information, Popular Pictures

Breed Popularity: Ranks 186 of 193 Height: 22-25 inches (male), 21-24 inches (female) Weight: 65-70 pounds (male), 60-65 pounds (female) Life Expectancy: 11-13 years About the American Foxhound American Foxhounds are sleek, rangy hunters known for their speed, endurance, and work ethic. You can tell the American Foxhound apart from their British cousin the English Foxhound by length of leg—the American’s […]

American Eskimo Dog Dog Breed Information, Popular Pictures

Breed Popularity: Ranks 122 of 193 Height: 9-12 inches (toy), 12-15 inches (miniature), 15-19 inches (Standard) Weight: 6-10 pounds (toy), 10-20 pounds (miniature), 25-35 pounds (standard) Life Expectancy: 13-15 years About the American Eskimo Dog The American Eskimo Dog comes in three sizes—standard, miniature, and toy—standing as tall as 19 inches at the shoulder or as short as 9 […]

American English Coonhound Dog Breed Information, Popular Pictures

Breed Popularity: Ranks 175 of 193 Height: 24-26 inches (male), 23-25 inches (female) Weight: 45-65 pounds Life Expectancy: 11-12 years About the American English Coonhound Standing as high as 26 inches at the shoulder, American English Coonhounds are deep-chested, sweet-faced athletes beloved by sportsmen for their speed and endurance. Stretched tightly across the athletic frame is a medium-length coat […]

Alaskan Malamute Dog Breed Information, Popular Pictures

Breed Popularity: Ranks 58 of 193 Height: 25 inches (male), 23 inches (female) Weight: 85 pounds (male), 75 pounds (female) Life Expectancy: 10-14 years About the Alaskan Malamute The Alaskan Malamute stands 23 to 25 inches at the shoulder and weighs 75 to 85 pounds. Everything about Mals suggests their origin as an arctic sled dog: The heavy bone, […]