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Dog's Breeds : A-C


Everything you want to know about dog's breeds, pictures, grooming needs, history, personality traits and much more.

In this page, we are working to bring you an accurate and educated description of each special breed. This description will include name of the breeds, pictures, grooming needs, history, personality traits, life expectancy and much more. We welcome the expertise and will give your kennel full credit for all the pictures and information you provide.

The Information is given in the alphabetical order...

1lbs = 0.453 kg

A

1. Affenpinscher

Affenpinscher
Type:Toy
Color:Black, gray, silver, black and tan, red
Size:Small 7-14"
Weight:Avg 7-12 lbs
Shedding/Grooming:Light / Weekly brushing, monthly clipping
Energy:High
Life Expectancy:Avg 14 years

2. Afghan Hound


Afghan Hound
Type:Hound
Color:All
Size:Large 25-28"
Weight:na
Shedding/Grooming:Heavy / regular grooming
Energy:High
Life Expectancy:10-12 years

 3. Airedale Terrier


Airedale Terrier
Type: Terrier
Color: Blck & tan
Size: Medium - Large
Weight: up to 70 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: Light
Energy: High
Life Expectancy: 10-13 years

4. Akbash


 

Akbash
Type: Working
Color: White
Size: large
Weight: up to 115 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: heavy
Energy: Medium
Life Expectancy: 10-14 years

5. Akita

 

Akita
Type: Working
Color: Any
Size: large
Weight: up to 115 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: Seasonal
Energy: Medium
Life Expectancy: 10-12 years

6. Alaskan Malamute

Alaskan Malamute
Type: Working
Color: Light gray to black / White
Size: large
Weight: up to 100 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: Heavy
Energy: Medium
Life Expectancy: 10-12 years

7. American Eskimo

American Eskimo Dog
Type: Non-sporting
Color: white
Size: Tiny
Weight: up to 15 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: Heavy
Energy: High
Life Expectancy: 13-15 years

8. American Foxhound

American Foxhound
Type: Hound
Color: Any
Size: Large
Weight: na
Shedding/Grooming: Medium
Energy: High
Life Expectancy: 10-13 years

9. American Staffordshire Terrier

American Staffordshire Terrier
Type: Terrier
Color: Any
Size: medium
Weight: up to 75 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: Medium
Energy: High
Life Expectancy: 10-12 years

10. American Water Spaniel

American Water Spaniel
Type: Sporting
Color: Solid Liver, Brown, Dark Chocolate
Size: medium
Weight: up to 45 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: Light
Energy: High
Life Expectancy: 10-15 years

11. Anatolian Shepherd

Anatolian Shepherd Dog
Type: Rare Breed
Color: Fawn, Brindle, Black
Size: Large
Weight: up to 135 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: Seasonal
Energy: low
Life Expectancy: 10-15 years

12. Argentine Dogo

Argentine Dogo
Type: Rare Breed
Color: White
Size: Large
Weight: up to 100 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: Light
Energy: high
Life Expectancy: 10-12 years

13. Australian Cattle Dog

Australian Cattle Dog
Type: Herding
Color: Speckled blue/red
Size: Medium
Weight: up to 20 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: Heavy
Energy: high
Life Expectancy: 10-12 years

14. Australian Kelpie

Australian Kelpie
Type: Rare
Color: Any
Size: Medium
Weight: na
Shedding/Grooming: Heavy
Energy: high
Life Expectancy: 10-14 years

 15. Australian Shepherd

Australian Shepherd
Type: Herding
Color: Blue, merle, black, red, tan
Size: Medium
Weight: up to 65 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: Heavy
Energy: high
Life Expectancy: 10-14 years

16. Australian Terrier

Australian Terrier
Type: Terrier
Color: Red, tan, sandy
Size: small
Weight: up to 19 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: light
Energy: medium
Life Expectancy: 12-16 years

17. Azawakh

 

Austrailan Terrier
Type: Hound
Color: Tan, white, sandy
Size: Large
Weight: up to 55 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: light
Energy: High
Life Expectancy: 11 - 13 years

B

1. Basenji

Basenji
Type: Hound
Color: Red, black, brindle, mixed white
Size: small
Weight: up to 28 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: light
Energy: medium
Life Expectancy: 12-16 years

2. Basset Hound

Basset Hound
Type: Hound
Color: Red, tan, black, mixed white
Size: medium
Weight: up to 80 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: medium
Energy: low
Life Expectancy: 12-16 years

3. Beagle

Beagle
Type: Hound
Color: Red, tan, black, mixed white
Size: small
Weight: up to 30 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: high
Energy: medium
Life Expectancy: 12-16 years

4. Bearded Collie

 

Bearded Collie
Type: Herding
Color: Brown, black, mixed white
Size: medium
Weight: up to 60 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: low
Energy: medium-heigh
Life Expectancy: 12-14 years

5. Beauceron

 

Beauceron
Type: misc
Color: black, tan
Size: large
Weight: up to 80 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: low
Energy: medium
Life Expectancy: 12-14 years

6. Bedlington Terrier

 

Bedlington Terrier
Type: Terrier
Color: Sandy, white, blue
Size: medium
Weight: up to 20 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: low
Energy: medium
Life Expectancy: 12-14 years

7. Belgian Malinois

 

Belgian Malinois
Type: misc
Color: Fawn, red, black
Size: large
Weight: up to 75 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: high
Energy: high
Life Expectancy: 10-12 years

8. Belgian Sheepdog

 

Belgian Sheepdog
Type: rare
Color: black
Size: medium
Weight: up to 75 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: high
Energy: high
Life Expectancy: 10-12 years

9. Belgian Tervuren

Belgian Tervuren
Type: Herding
Color: Fawn, black
Size: medium
Weight: up to 75 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: high
Energy: high
Life Expectancy: 10-14 years

10. Bernese Mountain Dog

 

Bernese Mountain Dog
Type: Working
Color: Black, white, red
Size: large
Weight: up to 100 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: medium
Energy: medium
Life Expectancy: 10 years

11. Bichon Frise

 

Bichon Frise
Type: Non-Working
Color: White
Size: small
Weight: up to 16 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: low
Energy: medium
Life Expectancy: 12-14 years

12. Black & Tan Coonhound

 

Black & Tan Coonhound
Type: Hound
Color: black & tan
Size: large
Weight: up to 100 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: medium
Energy: medium
Life Expectancy: 12-14 years

13. Bloodhound

 

Bloodhound
Type: Hound
Color: Black, tan, red, fawn
Size: large
Weight: up to 110 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: seasonal
Energy: medium - low
Life Expectancy: 9 years

14. Border Collie

 

Border Collie
Type: Herding
Color: any
Size: medium
Weight: up to 45 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: light
Energy: high
Life Expectancy: 13-15 years

15. Border Terrier

 

Border Terrier
Type: Terrier
Color: red, tan, blue
Size: small
Weight: up to 25 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: light
Energy: high
Life Expectancy: 13-15 years

16. Borzoi

 

Borzoi
Type: Hound
Color: any
Size: large
Weight: up to 100 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: seasonal
Energy: medium
Life Expectancy: 10-15 years

17. Boston Terrier

 

Boston Terrier
Type: Terrier
Color: Black & White, Red & White
Size: small
Weight: up to 25 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: light
Energy: high
Life Expectancy: 10-15 years

18. Bouvier des Flandres

 

Bouvier des Flandres
Type: Herding
Color: fawn, black,pepper
Size: large
Weight: up to 110 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: medium
Energy: high
Life Expectancy: 10-14 years

19. Boxer

Boxer
Type: Working
Color: fawn, brindle, white markings
Size: large
Weight: up to 85 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: medium
Energy: high
Life Expectancy: 9-14 years

20. Briard

 

Briard
Type: Herding
Color: Black, gray
Size: large
Weight: up to 85 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: high
Energy: medium
Life Expectancy: 10-13 years

21. Brittany

 

Brittany
Type: Sporting
Color: orange & white, brown
Size: medium
Weight: up to 45 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: medium
Energy: high
Life Expectancy: 10-13 years

22. Brussels Griffon

 

Brussels Griffon
Type: Toy
Color: red, black, tan
Size: small
Weight: up to 15 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: high
Energy: low
Life Expectancy: 10-13 years

23. Bull Terrier

         

Bull Terrier
Type: Terrier
Color: white
Size: medium
Weight: up to 65 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: low
Energy: high
Life Expectancy: 10-13 years

24. Bullmastiff

 

Bullmastiff
Type: Working
Color: Fawn, brindle
Size: Large
Weight: up to 125 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: medium
Energy: low
Life Expectancy: 10-13 years

 C

1. Cairn Terrier

 

Cairn Terrier
Type: Terrier
Color: any
Size: small
Weight: up to 20 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: medium
Energy: high
Life Expectancy: 13-15 years

2. Canaan Dog

 

Canaan Dog
Type: misc
Color: White with black
Size: medium
Weight: up to 55 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: heavy
Energy: medium
Life Expectancy: 13-15 years

3. Cardigan Welsh Corgi

 

Cardigan Welsh Corgi
Type: Herding
Color: red, black, merle, tan, with white
Size: small
Weight: up to 40 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: heavy
Energy: medium
Life Expectancy: 12-13 years

4. Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

 

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
Type: Toy
Color: red, white, black
Size: small
Weight: up to 20 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: medium
Energy: medium
Life Expectancy: 12-14 years

5. Chesapeake Bay Retriever

 

Chesapeake Bay Retriever
Type: Sporting
Color: Brown, black
Size: large
Weight: up to 80 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: medium
Energy: high
Life Expectancy: 12-15 years

6. Chihuahua

 

Chihuahua
Type: Toy
Color: any
Size: small
Weight: up to 8 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: low
Energy: medium
Life Expectancy: 14-18 years

7. Chinese Crested

 

Chinese Crested
Type: Toy
Color: any
Size: small
Weight: up to 8 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: low
Energy: medium
Life Expectancy: 14-18 years

8. Chinese Shar Pei

 

Chinese Shar Pei
Type: Non-Sporting
Color: any solid
Size: medium
Weight: up to 70 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: high
Energy: medium
Life Expectancy: 9-12 years

9. Chow chow

 

Chow chow
Type: Non-Sporting
Color: red, black, brown
Size: medium
Weight: up to 75 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: high
Energy: low
Life Expectancy: 10-12 years

10. Cocker Spaniel

 

Cocker Spaniel
Type: Sporting
Color: yellow, black, brown
Size: small
Weight: up to 25 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: high
Energy: high

11. Collie

 

Collie
Type: Herding
Color: white and sable, merle, brown
Size: medium
Weight: up to 75 lbs
Shedding/Grooming: high
Energy: high
Life Expectancy: 10-14 year