Hypoallergenic Dog Breeds

Welsh Terrier drawing by Dog Breeds List

Welsh Terrier

If you’re looking for a terrier that’s on the calmer side, check out the Welsh!

This pup has the energy and independence characteristic of all terriers.

But he’s not nearly as short-tempered as some of his cousins.

In fact, this breed is super…

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Miniature Schnauzer drawing by Dog Breeds List

Miniature Schnauzer

Miniature Schnauzers make fantastic family pets.

They are energetic, active, and have a huge personality.

Highly intelligent, the breed responds well to training – if you can work past their stubborn…

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Norwich Terrier drawing by Dog Breeds List

Norwich Terrier

If you haven’t heard of a Norwich Terrier before, chances are you’re thinking, “Uh-oh, another typical terrier-type”.

But think again. You may be happy to hear that the Norwich isn’t the terrier-est pup out there.

Sure, he’s got a mind of his own. And a strong instinct to chase things and dig in the garden.

But the Norwich has a lot going for him, too. He’s tremendously affectionate and is actually eager to please.

What made him more sociable than some of his other terrier cousins?

Well, that’s a very good question. And the answer is…

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Poodle drawing by Dog Breeds List

Poodle

What do you think of when you hear the word “poodle”? You may think of poodle skirts, of fancy Paris streets, or of a silly-looking dog with pom-poms. And while perhaps related, these things by no means define the Poodle breed. While funny, these unfortunate stereotypes can cause some potential dog owners to pass up […]

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Portugese Water Dog drawing by Dog Breeds List

Portuguese Water Dog

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Samoyed drawing

Samoyed

Samoyeds are gentle giants with friendly smiles and fluffy white coats. They’re kind, loyal, and dependable by nature yet their bodies are sturdy and able to do some heavy work.Spoiler alert: Despite their cuteness and positive characteristics, Samoyeds aren’t for everyone. Samoyeds aren’t just pets. They are another member of the family and will need […]

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Scottish Terrier drawing by Dog Breeds List

Scottish Terrier

Even if you don’t know a lot about Scottish Terriers, chances are you already have a pretty good mental image of this feisty little terrier.

The Scottish Terrier, or Scottie for short, is a popular and iconic breed.

With his long beard, short legs, and scruffy appearance, how could you not…

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Havanese dog drawing by Dog Breeds List

Havanese

If you want a dog that’s made of silk, then the Havanese is about as close as you can get.

These sociable and happy pups are known for their elegant locks. But fine, silky strands aren’t the only option.

The Havanese is one of the few breeds that can totally pull off the dreadlock look.

It’s not a hairdo you’ll see every day on this pup. (The process of cording a Havanese can take up to two years!)

But if you’re up for the challenge, dreads look terrific on this breed.

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Italian Greyhound drawing (misspelled) by Dog Breeds List

Italian Greyhound

At first glance, you’d probably say the Italian Greyhound was built for speed.

And you’d be right.

He’s a little athlete that loves running. In fact, he’ll sometimes have random energy spasms and just start dashing around the house for no reason.

But sprinting isn’t all the Italian Greyhound likes to do.

Despite his love for running, the breed has actually managed to dub himself with a nickname that isn’t particularly athletic.

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Lhasa Apso drawing by Dog Breeds List

Lhasa Apso

The Lhasa Apso of Tibet was a special breed that couldn’t be purchased because it was rarely sold.

Instead, these dogs were given as prized gifts.

Thankfully, the breed is much easier to come across today. But if you do get a Lhasa, make sure to treat him with the utmost respect:

For according to Tibetan Buddhists, dogs are the step just prior to…

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