Boxer

Boxer

    Boxer Dogs   Origin and brief history: The Boxer has a very interesting history. The dogs were bred originally in Germany. Originally used for dog fighting and as cattle dogs to herd livestock.  Later Boxer dog began to be used in performances because of...
Great Dane

Great Dane

  Origin and brief history The Great Dane also known as the Grand Danois, is a domestic dog of the German origin. The Great Dane is known for its colossal size. The German name is the Deutsche Dogge, also known as the German Mastiff. Known as one of the world’s...
Rottweiler

Rottweiler

    Origin and brief history The Rottweiler is widely regarded as one of the oldest breeds of dog with its ancestors first being used for guarding duties as far back as ancient Rome. It is likely that it is a descendant of ancient Roman drover dogs, a...
Mastiff

Mastiff

    MASTIFF Origin and Brief History Mastiffs are an ancient breed. Very large dogs similar to Mastiffs were depicted on ancient bas-reliefs in Asia, participating in lion hunts along the Tigris river. Mastiffs may have originated in the Middle East and may have...
Bullmastiff

Bullmastiff

  Bullmastiff     Origin and brief history The Bullmastiff is a large breed that was bred for guarding. They originated in the 19th century by games keepers who used them to guard estates. The Bullmastiff has been coined the Gamekeeper’s night dog. The...
Newfoundland

Newfoundland

    Newfoundland Origin and brief history The Newfoundland dog is one of the best known breeds of dog worldwide and has a long and distinguished history due to their water rescues and lifesaving efforts. Originally bred in Newfoundland Canada in the 16th century ...