Greyhound

Greyhound

History Despite being one of the better known dog breeds the origin of the Greyhound was much debated (with some claiming they were related to the sighthounds of early Egypt) until in 2004 D.N.A. testing proved they were more descended from the early sighthound stocks...
Dachshund

Dachshund

  Origin & Brief History   Dachshund is known to have originated from Germany. Their name is German where dachs stands for rabbits or badgers and hund stands for hound or dog. There were mentions about dachshund description dogs in ancient Egyptian writings but...
American Staffordshire Terrier

American Staffordshire Terrier

  American Staffordshire Terrier     Origin and brief history To give an more accurate background on the origin of the breed, we must also talk about two two other dogs, the Bulldog and the terrier. The Bulldog was bred until the early part of the 19th century, with...
Border Terrier

Border Terrier

    The Benevolence of the Border Terrier Will Burrow Into Your Heart Origin and Brief History   From their earliest days of bolting foxes, battling rodents, to backing badgers and other hunted animals into corners, the Border Terrier has been one of the most beloved...
Norwich Terrier

Norwich Terrier

  The Norwich Terrier   Origin and Brief History: Emerging from a long line of rat terriers, the Norwich Terrier’s origins can be traced back to late 19th century England in an area called East Anglia. The offspring of a Cantab Terrier and a brindle colored mixed...