Moyen Poodle

The Moyen Poodle is another variety of the Poodle dog breed. This Poodle size is known as Klein Poodle. The size of it falls between the Miniature and Standard Poodle variety but it is not developed from mixing the two. Moyen means medium in French while Klein means medium in German. These dogs are very … Read more


The Mi-Ki is a small and elegant dog with stylish yet sturdy bearing. Uncertainty prevails over its origination with different theories telling different origins of this dog though no theory has been proven right scientifically or otherwise. Most popular theory places this dog in Asian region(most probably Malaysia) with its ancestors being the Papillon, Maltese … Read more

Mexican Hairless

The Mexican Hairless dog breed is a rare, hairless breed of dog. The dog is also known to be called Tepeizeuintli, Xoloitzcuintle(Pronounced as 'Show- low-its-queen-tli') and Xolo. The Xolos come in three sizes: Toy, Miniature and Standard sizes. It also comes in two varieties: the coated and the hairless varieties. The dog resembles a robust … Read more

Lucas Terrier

The Lucas is similar in appearance to the Sealyhams terriers of the 1920?s and 1930?s. Lucas Terriers have been in the USA since the late 1960's. This is a rare breed, with less than 100 inside the USA. The Lucas Terrier may be bred to either of it's parent breeds, the Sealyham Terrier or the … Read more


The Lapphund is also known as Finnish Lapphund. The Finnish Lapphund is a medium size hardy dog breed of Spitz type originating in Finland. It is also called Lapinkoira or Suomenlapinkoira. The is an old breed that was used by nomadic people of Northern Scandinavia and Keralian Russia as reindeer herding dogs. Developed north of … Read more

Italian Spinone

The Spinone Italiano originated in Italy and was bred to be a hunters right hand man and either retrieve, point out, or hunt down game. It is thought that this breed is a mixture of the German Wirehaired Pointer, Russian Setter or Spanish Pointer (two of which are now extinct) but this is uncertain. These … Read more

Irish Staffordshire Bull Terrier

The Irish Staffordshire Bull Terrier originated in England and was used to fight other dogs for sport. They are a mixture of many different types of terriers and the English Bulldog. Today these dogs are still unfortunately used for fighting but are primarily a loving companion. This breed has an incredibly muscular body that is … Read more

Inca Hairless Dog

The Inca Hairless Dog is one of the several Hairless type dogs. It originates in Peru and has history that goes back to Peruvian Pre-Inca cultures. Also known as Peruvian Inca Orchid, PIO, Moonflower Dog, Perro Flora, Perro sin pelo del Peru, Al'co Calato and Inca Hairless Dog, it is often perceived to be an … Read more

Hamilton Hound

The Hamilton Hound (also known as Hamiltonst�vare and Swedish Foxhound) is a medium size hunting breed that originated in Sweden. It is named after its developer, Count Adolf Hamilton, who crossed German hounds with English Foxhounds, Swiss Scenthounds and Harriers. This dog has a well proportioned, rectangular body that gives impression of immense strength and … Read more

Belgian Shepherd Laekenois

The Belgian Shepherd Laekenois may have a strong working-dog background, but it craves companionship and family time. Highly protective of its family, property and territory, the Laekenois is an effective but restrained watchdog. An alert and watchful companion to children, it really flourishes when given a steady dose of good-natured play, cuddling and training. Overall, … Read more