Standard Poodle

The Standard Poodle is the oldest of the three varieties that come under Poodle breed. Other two varieties, the miniature and the Toy Poodles, were developed from larger Standard Poodles. Originated in Germany, this dog was developed as a type of water dog but since then, has transitioned into a versatile dog that can perform … Read more

Standard American Eskimo

The Standard American Eskimo is also known as Spitz, Miniature American Eskimo Dog, Miniature Eskimo Dog, Toy Eskimo Dog and Eskie. It is a nordic-type spitz breed that originated from European Spitz like German Spitz, the White Keeshond, the White Pomeranian and the White Italian Spitz. Contrary to its name, it has nothing to do … Read more

Srpski Gonic

The Srpski Gonic is a pack hunting scenthound that can use its keen sense of scent to track and hunt small to medium size game like deer, foxes, rabbits and hares. Originated in Balkan Territory, this medium size tenacious hunter was previously known as Serbian Hound. Also known as Balkan Hound and Balkanski goni, origin … Read more

Springer Spaniel

The Springer Spaniel ( English Springer Spaniel) is the first of all the English hunting spaniels. During the Renaissance, it was considered as the ideal companion for the European hunter, but it's only in the 1700's that the breed began to be popular in America. This breed hunts on land and water and makes a … Read more

Spanish Water Dog

The Spanish Water Dog is a medium size, ancient herding and general farm dog, originating in Spain. Also known as Perro de Agua Espanol, Turco Andaluz and Turkish Dog, the SWD has a distinct curly coat. This dog is a versatile breed that can not only function as herding dog but also perform gundog function … Read more


The Smalandsstovare is the oldest and smallest scenthound breed native to Sweden. Also known as Smaland Hound, this small to medium size dog originated in 16th century. Origination of this dog took place during Swedish Empire when soldiers returned home from great wars (1611-1718), bringing with them Polish, German, English and Baltic hounds which were … Read more

Scotch Collie

The Scotch Collie or Scottish Collie is the name given to Collie dogs that originated in Scotland. With passage of time, Scotch Collies became 'Collies' in the late 20h century. Scotch Collie was the name given to what is now commonly known as the Collie (Rough-coated and Smooth-coated). Certain other breeds, most notably Collie descendants … Read more


The Schapendoes is also known as Dutch Sheepdog, Dutch Schapendoes and Nederlandse Schapendoes. It is a medium sized herding and general farm dog that originated in Netherlands. This breed descends from general type of farm dogs that were not a specific breed and were present in large numbers in Drenthe province and Valuwe forest areas … Read more

Sanshu Dog

The Sanshu Dog is a small to medium size multifunction dog that originated in Japan in 1912. Believed to be developed from such breeds as Chinese Chow Chow, Akita Inu and now extinct Japanese Aichi and Phu Quoc Dog, this dog resembles a smaller Akita or large Shiba dog in appearance. It is a robust … Read more

Russian Tsvetnaya Bolonka

The Russian Tsvetnaya Bolonka is a small Bichon type dog that originated in Russia and further developed in Germany. This breed was developed from Bichon Frise,Lhasa-apsos, Toy poodles, Shi-Tzu, French bolognese and pekingese as well as local small fluffy mongrel dogs. The term "Bolonka" refers to two small dogs, one is the Russian Tsvetnaya Bolonka … Read more