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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…

Shetland Sheepdog drawing by Dog Breeds List

Shetland Sheepdog

Let’s clear something up:

Lassie was a Collie, not a Shetland Sheepdog. And yes, the two are different.

Sure, they’re both fluffy and have wedge-shaped heads. But the Shetland Sheepdog, or Sheltie, is about half the size of his Collie cousin.

Smaller doesn’t mean dumber, though.

In fact, the smaller Sheltie is the…

Irish Wolfhound drawing by Dog Breeds List

Irish Wolfhound

You probably know that the Irish Wolfhound is the tallest of all dog breeds.

But just how tall is tall?

Full-grown, Wolfhounds can reach…

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.

Labrador Retriever drawing by Dog Breeds List

Labrador Retriever

Labrador Retrievers are the world’s favorite dog breed. The world, in this case, being the USA, Canada, Australia, and the UK. But Labradors are everywhere. They are family pets, companion dogs, service dogs, gun dogs, and even medical diagnosis dogs. Labs are the dog picture on postcards, calendars, wrapping paper and all. Especially puppies! Grin!…

French Bulldog drawing

French Bulldog

The Frenchie has taken the world by storm.

He’s the 4th most popular breed in the U.S. and adored around the world.

Why?

Well, he’s playful, adaptable, and friendly. He’s also a bit of a clown. And a couch potato.

Plus, the breed isn’t a barker. In fact, he hardly yaps at all.

But that doesn’t mean he’s silent. He’s actually one of those special pups that has their own secret language.

You should check it out. You’ll laugh for days…

German Shepherd Dog drawing by Dog Breeds List

German Shepherd Dog

German Shepherd Dog (GSD): #1 choice for military & law enforcement.

#2 most popular AKC breed.

But…#7 breed most found in rescue shelters.

Here’s why.

German Shorthaired Pointer drawing by Dog Breeds List

German Shorthaired Pointer

Giant Schnauzer drawing by Dog Breeds List

Giant Schnauzer

The Giant Schnauzer is a true beauty.

With his imposing size and handsome expression, you can’t help but get caught up in those dark, wise eyes.

There’s no doubt he makes a fantastic companion and family member, but I would recommend doing your research before deciding to make this dog a part of your home.

Here’s why…

Golden Retriever drawing by Dog Breeds List

Golden Retriever

Golden Retrievers have earned themselves a reputation as a loving, caring, playful breed of dog ideal for family life over the years. While it’s true that their personalities coupled with their love of the outdoors can make them the perfect canine companion. …it’s always important to understand the ins and outs of your pup’s breed….