Australian Shepherd ( TOP )

Generally, the Australian Shepherd is a friendly and outgoing dog, but shy and reserved types are also frequently met. However, all Aussies possess the same distinctive features - they are loyal, highly intelligent, and adore human companionship. They can be very devoted to their owners. Aussies demonstrate real talents being engaged in interaction with people...



Rottweiler

To understand Rottweiler's temperament, it's important to consider this breed origin. Generally speaking, this dog is steady, loving, calm, loyal, brave and intelligent. He likes to stay in the surrounding of people and children. He is usually very devoted to his owner, obedient, and eager to do whatever he is said. This doggy can be very protective and fearless...



Dachshund

The Dachshund is a very curious, charming, lively, and brave dog. He likes to play games and sometimes even demonstrates a sense of humor. He loves his human family including children. He loves to sleep under the bedcover and can be possessive of his toys. If once you have had a Dachshund you will never consider getting any other breed. This dog is usually good...



American Bulldog

The American Bulldog is a brave, reliable, loyal, and determined dog breed; however, it can be hostile. Despite this, these doggies really love children and to spend time with them. They are very alert and sometimes even heroic toward their owner. It has strong guard instincts, that is why this dog needs a confident leader. In order to have an outgoing and...



Bull Terrier

Bull Terriers are good-natured and joyful dogs who like attention and to entertain everyone around them. Sometimes they are stubborn and hard-headed. Usually they are gentle with their owners and family members and can be very aggressive when defending their close ones in dangerous situations. They are strong and loyal, mighty and loving at the same time...



Alaskan Malamute

The Alaskan Malamute was bred as a working dog, so it is suitable for people who like to spend a lot of time outdoors. This dog plays actively and will not mind pulling a load (weight pulling, sledding, backpacking, ski-joring). He is used to cold weather and hates when it is hot. However, it can be challenging to live with the Malamute. He needs sufficient...



Jack Russell Terrier

Jack Russell Terriers are very active dogs. They can run all day and possess sharp intelligence. They will not miss anything on their way, they are fearless and entertaining. They are easy to train and are famous for their ability to jump up high. When raised with children, these dogs accept them as their family members whom they guard and guide...



Australian Cattle

The Australian Cattle Dog is a very energetic dog who cannot live without being active - be it mental or physical activity. A bored Aussie is often destructive. The biggest punishment to this dog is physical separation from his family. If you leave him in complete loneliness, be ready to see your things chewed and torn up when you come home...



Boxer

The Boxer is a wonderful guard dog, which means that he is watchful and alert, self-assured and dignified. This dog breed is quite playful and kind with children, but usually demonstrates a wary attitude towards strangers. He responds politely to familiar people. He is never aggressive without a reason, but can be very furious in dangerous situations when...



Vizsla

Vizslas are human-dependent dogs because they love and appreciate their owners so much that they want to be with them 24 hours a day. Initially they were known as hunting dogs who never strayed too far from the hunters. This created a strong bonding link between Vizslas and people. So, they are excellent family dogs for people who are used to an active...



Rat Terrier

This dog breed is very intelligent, prudent and often stubborn. They mostly don't like strangers n be very friendly when welcoming new visitors. If they're not well-socialized they would feel some discomfort in communication with new people, but they are very loving and devoted to their family. Rat Terriers are usually aggressive and absolutely fearless...



Chesapeake Bay Retriever

The Chesapeake Bay Retriever is an outgoing, friendly, and obedient dog, although he can think in his own way. Due to his strength and intelligence, he can easily dominate over an unexperienced owner. That is why he needs a prepared dog person who will teach him discipline and give proper training. In this case, he will become a hard-working and obedient...



Alaskan Klee Kai

The Alaskan Klee Kai is a very shy and reserved dog, although he gets used to his family and loves them dearly. However, you may find some outgoing individuals. It means that you will need to socialize your dog at every opportunity. The Klee Kai may be fearful to meet any person he has not had contact with before. Be patient while socializing your dog...



Pembroke Welsh Corgi

Pembrokes have been historically used as working dogs, but nowadays they live with people as family pets. They are loving, happy, and intelligent, but too independent and stubborn sometimes. They see everything in their own way. These dogs are easy to train, however, they are not superobedient. Food is the best motivator for them during training...



King Charles Spaniel

King Charles Spaniel come in a range of personalities. Some are quiet and sedate, while others are active and rowdy. You never know whether this dog will start barking if someone comes to the door. This makes them bad watchdogs. Of course, there are exceptions, some Spaniels will inform you of each noise in your neighborhood. Some owners say that...



Boerboel

The Boerboel is a fearless and self-confident dog. He is devoted to his master and family and usually likes to spend time with children. He can be aggressive towards unfamiliar people. He can live with other pets if introduced to them with care in the puppyhood. The Boerboel requires human companionship all the time, otherwise he can become disobedient and...



Chinese Crested

The Chinese Crested is happy and alert, but can be stubborn sometimes. He adores his people. You will be kissed and snuggled by your loving little friend. This dog will not accept strangers easily but he will soon get used to your family members and close friends. He makes a wonderful companion and is very intelligent. Be sure that your dog will succeed in...



Norwegian Elkhound

The Norwegian Elkhound is truly called an independent thinker because he usually does what he wants. Probably this is the reason why you need to start early socialization and training of your dog. They are hard to train due to such an independent nature, but the training methods must be firm and consistent. This dog requires a firm person who would be...



American Pit Bull Terrier

The American Pit Bull Terrier is persistent, rough on itself, and loyal. He is very strong with a lot of stamina and demonstrates power and dexterity. He also makes a good watchdog. These dogs are fearless when it comes to the protection of their property and people, but can be often stubborn. They differ with their tenderness and kindness towards family...



Greyhound

The Greyhound is a dog breed known for his great temperament. He is never aggressive, but friendly towards their family and other people. Only some individuals can be a little aloof toward strangers. However, as soon as he receives a treat, he is ready to become your friend forever. This dog is independent and intelligent. He often behaves in his own way...



Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier

The Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier is a steady, happy, and self-confident dog who is alert and intelligent enough to be a perfect watchdog. However, he can be too friendly toward other people sometimes. This dog loves children and gets along well with other pets, especially if he has known them since puppyhood. He will chase furry small animals he sees in...



Mountain Cur

The Mountain Cur is not an easygoing and obedient dog, thus it is not suitable for first-time owners. He is tough and courageous, so he can easily confront an angry and large cat. The Cur is a decisive and dauntless dog. He can trail quietly which makes him a good guard dog, but he is not perfect for suburbia. Trailing ability varies from dog to dog but...