Dog Breed Profiles

Here we are building a list of dog breed profiles. Our profiles aim to be jargon-free and down to earth, giving an honest overview of the breed from the point of view of someone who has experience of owning or working with these dogs. Hence, it may take us some time to build it up.

If you cannot see your breed below, and would like to complete a breed profile for us or supply pictures for one of the dog breed profiles, please get in touch.

Jul 02
British Bulldog Breed Profile

Owing to its appearance and bloody history, the British Bulldog is often mistaken to…

Jul 02
German Shepherd Breed Profile

The German Shepherd Dog (GSD) is a medium to large dog breed well-loved the world…

Jul 02
Cocker Spaniel Breed Profile

There are two breeds of dog known as Cocker Spaniels: the English Cocker Spaniel and…

Jun 30
Chihuahua Breed Profile

The Chihuahua’s tiny stature and huge, expressive eyes combine to result in what many…

Jun 30
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Breed Profile

With its cute, friendly appearance, small size and loving nature, the Cavalier King…

Jun 30
Border Collie Breed Profile

The Border Collie is an intelligent, agile and energetic breed that loves nothing more…

Jun 11
Cockapoo Breed Profile

The Cockapoo is a mix of Cocker Spaniel and Poodle and one of the oldest hybrid dog…

Jun 11
Jack Russell Breed Profile

Relatively small in size yet brim-full of energy and attitude, it’s easy to understand…

Jun 09
Poodle Breed Profile

Poodles have a long history, dating back many centuries. The Poodle is the only breed…

Feb 15
Dalmatian Breed Profile

Instantly recognisable owing to its spotted coat, the Dalmatian is a sleek, muscular…

Aug 06
Rottweiler breed profile

The Rottweiler started out its life as a cattle dog and hauler of carts before…

Jun 27
Pug Breed Profile

Also known as a mops hund or Chinese pug dog, the Pug strongly resembles a miniature…

Jun 24
Beagle Breed Profile

Originally bred as a scent hound, the Beagle is a small to medium sized dog which is…

Jun 18
Weimaraner Breed Profile

The Weimaraner (pronounced VYE-ma-rah-ner) is an athletic, working breed that was…

Jun 14
Siberian Husky Breed Profile

The Siberian Husky is a working dog that originated in the cold, harsh environment of…

Jun 11
American Pitbull Terrier Breed Profile

The American Pitbull Terrier has had its name shortened in a variety of ways for…

Jun 09
St Bernard Breed Profile

The St Bernard is instantly recognisable by most people as a noble giant struggling…

Jun 07
Golden Retriever Breed Profile

The Golden Retriever, often referred to as the Goldie, or Golden, by its many…

Jun 05
Miniature Schnauzer Breed Profile

The Miniature Schnauzer is a stylish show dog who loves family life. With an excellent…

May 31
Newfoundland Breed Profile

The Newfoundland, also known as the Newfie, the Gentle Giant or the Blackbear is a…

May 29
English Bull Terrier Breed Profile

The English Bull Terrier is instantly recognisable by its egg shaped head, deep set…

Apr 30
Staffordshire Bull Terrier Breed Profile

Staffordshire Bull Terriers, or Staffies as they are affectionately known, are a hardy…

Nov 10
Labrador Dog Breed Profile

The Labrador Retriever is possibly the world’s most popular breed of dog – and no…

Oct 07
Basset Hound Breed Profile

The Basset Hound is perhaps best known for his long drooping ears, short stumpy legs…

May 14
Portuguese Water Dog Breed Profile

The Portuguese Water Dog breed has certainly had its profile raised since the US…

Apr 06
Maltese Breed Profile

The Maltese dog breed (pronounced Mall-teez) is a lively, intelligent and playful…

Aug 08
Shih Tzu Breed Profile

At the time of writing, the Shih Tzu (pronounced shi-zoo), is one of the most popular…