Schipperke

Schipperke

  Schipperke   Origin and brief history The Schipperke is a Belgian breed that originated in the early 16th century. There has been some debate if the dog is a type of spitz or a type of miniature sheepdog.  The origin of the breed is very controversial. Some say...
Poodle

Poodle

    Origin and brief history: The Poodle is one of the most distinctive and well known types of dogs due to their extremely curly and fluffy hair.  These dogs date all the way back to 15th century Germany and France where they were prized as much for their looks...
Bulldog

Bulldog

Origins & Brief History As Perhaps the preeminent and certainly most popular of the    “Bully” breeds, the Bulldog, also known as the English or British Bulldog, is difficult to miss if  You see one. From It’s distinct head and jaw, to It’s squat, muscular stance,...
Boston Terrier

Boston Terrier

  Origin and Brief History The Boston Terrier was bred shortly after the U.S. Civil War as a fighting dog. Despite its inauspicious origins, the breed was developed toward a more domestic lifestyle. It’s a truly American crossbreed between the English...
Dalmatian

Dalmatian

  Origin and brief history The precise origins of the Dalmatian are unknown, but the breed certainly has a long and well-documented history. Pictorial representations of the breed have been discovered in the tombs of Ancient Egypt. More recently the history of...
Bichon Frise

Bichon Frise

Origin and brief history: The Bichon Frise is a small shaggy dog that has been very popular every since the 1500s renaissance era in France and Spain.  Prior to that, they were famous for being ship dogs, and were often seen as a seaman’s companion dating all...