12 Different Types of Dogs – What You Should Know

Different Types of Dogs

Around the world dogs are performing a variety of tasks that show how intelligent and varied they really are. There are roughly a dozen common types of dogs I’m going to talk about because other types are either somewhat included in the chosen topics or are not of particular interest for people looking to buy a pet.

Sporting dogs or show dogs are examples of such types. The truth is, most dogs have been bred with some specific activity in mind. Only today people have [...] More about: 12 Different Types of Dogs – What You Should Know

 

Basset Hounds Make Interesting Apartment Dogs

basset-hound

Basset Hounds make interesting apartment dogs for a variety of reasons. They were first seen around the 16th century. It’s possible there were Basset Hounds before that but it’s safe to say that’s when they really started to develop. They are believed to be the direct descendants of the blood hounds.

The Basset Hound was originally a hunting dog, like many types of apartment dogs we see today. They were used to hunt alone or in packs and they were perfect for it because of [...] More about: Basset Hounds Make Interesting Apartment Dogs