Chihuahua

Temparamant

Clever, lively, vigilant and very brave

Overview

Chihuahua is a decorative breed of dogs which is the smallest breed in the world

Appearance

Length of body slightly greater than height . Males are almost square body and bitches are a slightly longer body. Well rounded Skull. Nose Moderately short. Cheeks are very clean. Jaws  andTeeth are very sharp .Eyes are rounded shape and very expressive. Ears are Large, upright, widely open, broad at set-on.

Life Expectancy

12 – 20 years

Weight

1.5  to  3 kg

Height

Male 15–25 cm Female 15–23 cm

Color

All colors in all possible shades and combinations are admitted, except merle color

Origin

Mexico

German Shepherd

Temparamant

Intelligent, Obedient, Loyal, Alert, Confident, Curious, Watchful, Courageous

Overview

The German Shepherd is a breed of medium to large-sized working dog . Utilization is Versatile working, herding and service dog.

Appearance

German shepherd is longer than the height . The backbone is dry and strong. Head is proportional to the body. Forehead is slightly convex. Cheeks are rounded at the sides.The neck is medium length, strong and muscular.Jaws and teeth are very sharp . Eyes are of medium size, oval.Ears of medium size, upright, set high. Chest is deep, oval, not broad. The tail is long, densely is covered with wool.

Life Expectancy

9 – 13 years

Weight

Male: 30–40 kg, Female: 22–32 kg

Height

Male: 60–65 cm, Female: 55–60 cm

Color

Black, Black & Tan, Red & Black, Sable, Grey, Black & Silver

Origin

Germany

Dalmatian dog

Temparamant

Intelligent, Energetic, Outgoing, Active, Playful, Sensitive, Friendly

Overview

The Dalmatian is a well-known dog breed, most famous for its white coat spotted with black or brown markings. Historically used as a carriage dog, this breed is very active.The Dalmatian is most popular for dog lovers .

Appearance

The Dalmatian has an intelligent and alert expression shiny coat. Its distinctive spots are a well-knowned feature. The Dalmatian also has an athletic build with strong bones and a square-proportioned body which gives it endurance, and an effortless and steady trot. The ground color of a Dalmatian is pure white with dense, black spots, while liver-spotted Dalmatians have liver brown spots

Life Expectancy

12 -14 Yrs

Weight

Female: 16–24 kg, Male: 15–32 kg

Height

Female: 56–58 cm, Male: 58–61 cm

Color

Liver & White, Black & White

Origin

Croatia

Irish Setter

Temparamant

Affectionate, Lively, Energetic, Independent, Companionable, Playful

Overview

The Irish Setter is a setter, a breed of gundog, and family dog. The term Irish Setter is commonly used by the American Kennel Club as well as the field-bred Red Setter recognised by the Field Dog Stud Book.

Appearance

The coat is moderately long, silky, and of a red or nut color. It requires frequent brushing to maintain it . The top portion of the coat is fine. Their coats should also featherlike in tail, ears, chest, legs, and body.

Life Expectancy

12 – 15 years

Weight

Female: 24–29 kg, Male: 27–32 kg

Height

Female: 55–62 cm, Male: 58–67 cm

Color

Mahogany, nut, Red

Origin

Ireland

Papillon Dog

Temparamant

Intelligent, Energetic, Alert, Happy, Friendly

Overview

The temperament of Papillons is happy, friendly, adventurous dogs. They are not shy or aggressive. Papillons make excellent family dogs.

Appearance

Papillons are very intelligent and self-assured dogs that have a very easy time learning new tricks. These dogs can be friend with children and family, but are generally reserved around new people. 

Life Expectancy

13 – 15 years

Weight

Male: 3.6 – 4.5 kg , Female: 3.2 – 4.1 kg 

Height

Female: 20 –28cm

Male: 20 – 28 cm

Color

White, Sable, Fawn & White, Brown & White, Black & White, Red & White

Origin

England, France, and Belgium

Dobermann

Temparamant

Fearless, Obedient, Intelligent, Energetic, Loyal, Alert, Confident

Overview

The Dobermannis a medium-large breed of domestic dog that was originally developed  from Germany. The Dobermann has a long muzzle. It stands on its pads and is not usually heavy-foot.

Appearance

The dog was originally intended as a guard dog, Males typically have a muscular and intimidating appearance. Females are usually thinner.

Life Expectancy

10 – 13 years

Weight

Male: 40–45 kg, Female: 32–35 kg

Height

Male: 66–72 cm, Female: 61–68 cm

Color

White, Black, Fawn, Black & Rust, Blue, Red & Rust, Blue & Rust, Red, Fawn & Rust

Origin

Germany

Basset Hound

Temparamant

 Devoted, Affectionate, Sweet-Tempered, Friendly, Gentle

Overview

The Basset Hound is a short-legged breed of dog in the hound family. The Basset is a scent hound that was originally bred for the purpose of hunting hare. Their sense of smell and ability to ground-scent is second only to the Bloodhound. Basset Hounds are one of six recognised “basset”-type breeds in France

Appearance

Bassets are large, short, solid and long, with curved tails held high over their long backs. This breed has a hanging skin structure, which causes the face to occasionally looks sad. They have elastic skin around the neck. and the ears are the longest of any breed, help trap the scent of what they are trackin.

Life Expectancy

10 – 12 years

Weight

Female: 20–27 kg, Male: 23–29 kg

Height

Male: 30–38 cm 
Female: 28–36 cm 

Color

Lemon & White, Tri-color, Black & White, Brown & White, Red & White, Black & Brown

Origin

France and England

Bull Terrier

Temparamant

Keen, Sweet-Tempered, Active, Trainable, Protective

Overview

The Bull Terrier is a breed of dog in the terrier family. It is officially known as the Miniature Bull Terrier

Appearance

The Bull Terrier is a playful and comical  But they are also very affectionate, sweet-natured. To avoid behavioral problems with the Bull Terrier, provide it mental and physical exercise dai

Life Expectancy

10 – 14 years

Weight

Male 55–65 lb 
Female 45–55 lb

Height

Male 18–22 in
Female 18–22 in 

Color

White, brindle, fawn, red, red smut, black, and tricolor (black, red, and white mixture)

Origin

England

Bulldog

Temparamant

Docile, Willful, Friendly, Gregarious

Overview

The Bulldog, also known as the British Bulldog or English Bulldog, is a medium-sized breed of dog. It is a muscular dog with a wrinkled face and a distinctive pushed-in nose. 

Appearance

Bulldogs have characteristically wide heads and shoulders.There are generally thick folds of skin, round, black, wide-set eyes; a short muzzle with characteristic folds called a rope .Hanging skin under the neck, drooping lips and sharp pointed teeth. 

Life Expectancy

8 -10 Yrs

Weight

Male: 23–25 kg,

Female: 18–23 kg

Height

Male: 31–40 cm,

Female: 31–40 cm

Color

White, Fawn, Fawn & White, Brindle & White, Red & White, Red Brindle, Red

Origin

United Kingdom , England

Labrador Retriever

Temparamant

Even Tempered, Intelligent, Kind, Outgoing, Agile, Trusting, Gentle

Overview

The Labrador Retriever, or just Labrador, is a large type of retriever-gun dog. The Labrador is one of the most popular breeds of dog in Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States.

Appearance

The Labrador Retriever’s coat should be short and dense, but not wiry. The coat is water-resistant, so the dog does not get cold when taking to water in the winter.The head should be broad with slightly pronounced eyebrows. The eyes should be kind and expressive. Appropriate eye colours are brown and hazel. The lining around the eyes should be black. The ears should hang close to the head and set slightly above the eyes. The jaws should be strong and powerful. The muzzle should be of medium length and should not be too tapered.The body should have a powerful and muscular build.

Life Expectancy

10 – 14 years

Weight

Male: 29–36 kg,

Female: 25–32 kg

Height

Male: 57–62 cm,

Female: 55–60 cm

Color

Black, Chocolate, Yellow

Origin

 Newfoundland

Poodle

Temparamant

An intelligent and faithful companion-dog with excellent training abilities.

Overview

The poodle is an active, intelligent and elegant dog, squarely built, and well proportioned companion dog

Appearance

Intelligent, attentive and elegant dog of medium-sized dog with curly  coat.Head is  proportion to the body.Skull is less than half the length of the head.Nose is black in colour.Muzzle is strong. Teeth are very sharp and strong.The eyes are black or dark brown; Ears are long enough and falling along the cheekbones.The neck is strong, of medium length, very proportionate.Tail is quite litle high.

Life Expectancy

12 – 15 years

Weight

Not Available

Height

Not Available

Color

Black, White, Apricot, Cream, Sable, Black & White, Blue, Grey, Silver, Brown, Red

Origin

Germany , France

Pug

Temparamant

Docile, Stubborn, Clever, Charming, Sociable, Playful, Quiet, Attentive

Overview

The pug is a breed of dog with physically distinctive features of a wrinkly, short-muzzled face, and curled tail. The breed has a fine, glossy coat that comes in a variety of colours, most often fawn or black, and a compact square body with well-developed muscles

Appearance

Head is Large and round headed.Skull between the ears is flat. Wrinkles are clearly defined.Short muzzle square, equal to the width of the forehead.Nose is Black, nostrils are well developed.Eyes are Large, dark, round, widely placed on the nose line.Ears are soft, thin, small, tightly pressed to the head.body is short in size and muscled.Chest Wide, well-sprung ribs.Outer coat is thin, smooth, shining. The undercoat is soft and thick.

Life Expectancy

12 – 15 years

Weight

Males : 6-9 kg,

Females : 6-8 kg

Height

Male: 30 cm ,Female: 25 cm

Color

Black, Apricot, Silver Fawn

Origin

China

Pomeranian

Temparamant

Extroverted, Intelligent, Sociable, Active, Playful, Friendly

Overview

The Pomeranian is a breed of dog of the Spitz type that is named for the Pomerania.It is a toy dog breed because of its small size, the Pomeranian is descended from the larger Spitz-type dogs, specifically the German Spitz. 

Appearance

They are compact with fur .Pomeranians have a thick, double coat .It is recommend that daily maintain the quality of the coat and because of its thickness and the constant shedding, with trimming every 1–2 months.

Life Expectancy

12 – 16 years

Weight

1.9 – 3.5 kg

Height

20 cm (Adult)

Color

White, Black, Grey-shaded, Tan, Brown, Orange

Origin

Germany & Poland

German spitz

Temparamant

Devoted, Lively, Trainable, Attentive, Robust

Overview

The German Spitz  is a small compact long coated dog with a typical spitzy head and tail curled over the back. They can be seen in all colours from black to white and in shades of cream, brown, orange, sable, gold and blue.The German Spitz, being a very natural breed, tends to be very healthy.

Appearance

The German Spitz breed is usually black, gold/cream and black, or white-ish; but in Standard Small size . All German spitzes have a wolf- or fox-like head, double coat, high-set triangular ears, and a tail that is curled over the back..

Life Expectancy

13 – 15 years

Weight

3–20 kg

Height

9 to 11.5 inches

Color

White, Black, Cream, Black & Tan, Brown, Orange

Origin

German

Dachshund

Temparamant

Stubborn, Clever, Devoted, Lively, Playful, Courageous

Overview

The name Dachshund as the breed.It translates to ‘Badger Dog’ literally. Dachs mean Badger and the Hund stands for dog. These were developed to hunt for badgers and rabbits and hence the name. is a short-legged, long-bodied, hound-type dog breed. They may be smooth-haired, wire-haired, or long-haired.

Appearance

A typical dachshund is long-bodied and muscular with short stubby legs. Its front paws are disproportionately large, being paddle-shaped and particularly suitable for digging. Its skin is loose enough The dachshund has a deep chest which provides appropriate lung capacity for stamina when hunting.

Life Expectancy

13 to 14 years

Weight

7-15 Kg

Height

8-9 Inches

Color

Black, Black & Tan, Chocolate & Tan, Blue & Tan, Cream, Tan, Chocolate & Cream, Red

Origin

German

Beagle

Temparamant

Intelligent, Determined, Even Tempered, Excitable, Amiable, Gentle

Overview

The beagle is a breed of small hound that is similar in appearance to the much larger foxhound. The beagle is a scent hound, developed primarily for hunting hare.

Appearance

A strong, hardy hound with compact body.Skull is slightly domed, moderately wide with slight peak.Nose is black and broad with wide nostrils. It is permissible less pigmentation nose in lighter colored Beagle.Teeth / Jaws are strong with a perfect, regular and complete scissor bite.Eyes are large with mild appealing expression, dark brown or hazel color.Ears are long with rounded tip, fine in texture and hanging close to cheeks. Ears have to reach nearly to end of nose when drawn out.

Life Expectancy

13 to 14 years

Weight

Male: 10–11 kg, Female: 9–10 kg

Height

Male: 36–41 cm, Female: 33–38 cm

Color

Lemon & White, White & Tan, Tri-color, Chocolate Tri, Brown & White, Red & White, Orange & White

Origin

England , Great Britain