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

 

Can I Keep a Dachshund Happy in an Apartment

Dachshund Puppy

When first wondering if they can keep a Dachshund happy in an apartment most people have inquiries about the Dachshunds long body and short legs. Dachshunds have been originally bred for hunting. More specifically as underground hunting dogs, used to follow game inside their burrows and flush them out or catch them.

Imagine trying to fit a Golden Retriever in a badger’s burrow. He’ll probably just try to dig everything out which is both messy and time-consuming. This is unacceptable when trying to stealthily hunt [...] More about: Can I Keep a Dachshund Happy in an Apartment

 

Which Dogs Breeds Shed the Least

Average Shedding Dog Breed

Sadly there are no such things as dogs that do not shed. It would be unnatural if that were the case. Dog hair, just as human hair, just keeps growing, and think of how often you get a haircut. Well your dog needs his own kind of haircut, but he chose another way to do it, he sheds it.

All types of dogs shed at least some hair. However different breeds have different shedding habits, fortunately there are many breeds that shed very little hair. [...] More about: Which Dogs Breeds Shed the Least