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  • Camus Cur – Dog Breed Guide

    Adopt a Camus Cur, Dog Breed Guide Introduction The Camus Cur dog breed is the result of an experiment made by J. Richard Mcduffie, one of the recognized Leopard Cur promoters. Mcduffie used bloodlines of the Canadian Cur, Leopard Cur, and the Mexican Border Cur to produce the Camus Cur breed. The name CAMUS was […]

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  • Short-Haired Lurcher – Dog Breed Guide

    Adopt a Short-Haired Lurcher, Dog Breed Guide Introduction The Short-Haired Lurcher dogs are the essentially Lurcher dogs with shorter and finer coats. Official Name Short-Haired Lurcher Origin Country – Various parts of the United Kingdom, specifically England and Ireland Family / Group – Hound, Sight Hound Recognized By: Dog Registry of America, Inc. North American Lurcher […]

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  • Long-haired Lurcher – Dog Breed Guide

    Adopt a Long-haired Lurcher, Dog Breed Guide Introduction The Long-haired Lurcher dog is a type of Lurchers with longer and somewhat rough-textured coats, unlike the short-haired Lurcher. This Lurcher type dog breed is one of two varieties of the modern Lurcher dog breed. Official Name Long-haired Lurcher Origin Country – Various parts of the United […]

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  • Norfolk Lurcher – Dog Breed Guide

    Adopt a Norfolk Lurcher, Dog Breed Guide Introduction The Norfolk Lurcher is believed to be the predecessor of the modern Lurcher dogs found in the UK, parts of Europe, Canada, and other northern regions. Official Name Norfolk Lurcher Origin Country – Various parts of the United Kingdom, specifically England and Ireland Family / Group – […]

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  • Burgos Pointer – Dog Breed Guide

    Introduction The Burgos Pointer or Burgos Pointing Dog breed is one of the breeds under the Spanish Pointer dog family. They are very passionate pointing dogs and famous for displaying unrivaled passion when out on the hunt. The Burgos Pointer is a gentle and good-natured dog breed. Therefore, they are great as companion dogs for […]

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  • Norwegian Puffing Dog – Dog Breed Guide

    Adopt a Norwegian Puffing Dog, Dog Breed Guide Introduction The Norwegian Puffing dog breed has the same jaw structure as the ancient and now extinct Varanger dog or also known as the Ur dog breed. This ancient canines saw extinction at the end of Ice Age. They are included in the Spitz dog group and […]

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  • Pachon Navarro – Dog Breed Guide

    Introduction Pachon Navarro dogs were originally bred to hunt elk. Today these pointing dogs are now used as partridge dogs. Official Name The Pachon Navarro is translated to the Navarro Pointer in English. Origin Date – 12th century. Country – Spain Family / Group – Gun Dog, Pointer Recognized By: United Kennel Club Dog Registry […]

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  • Portuguese Pointer – Dog Breeds Guide

    Adopt a Portuguese Pointer, Dog Breed Guide Introduction Among the various gun dogs and sporting dog breeds that are native to the country of Portugal, the Portuguese Pointer is the only dog breed that specializes in “hawking”! Official Name Portuguese Pointer or Portuguese Pointing Dog. Origin Date – 13th Century Country – Portugal Family / […]

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  • Mallorquin Mastiff – Dog Breeds Guide

    Adopt a Mallorquin Mastiff, Dog Breed Guide Introduction The Mallorquin Mastiff is one of the oldest mastiff breeds that originates from the Iberian Peninsula. Official Name Mallorquin Mastiff This dog breed is also called the Mallorquin Bulldog or the Ca De Bou. Origin Date – Ancient times Country – Spain Family / Group- Mastiff Recognized […]

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  • Longhaired Icelandic Sheepdog – Dog Breeds Guide

    Adopt a Longhaired Icelandic Sheepdog, Dog Breed Guide Introduction The Longhaired Icelandic Sheepdog is one of two coat varieties of the dog breed also known as the Iceland Sheepdog. This is coat variety is considered rare compared to the Short-haired Icelandic Sheepdog. Official Name Longhaired Icelandic Sheepdog Origin Date – Ancient Times Country – Iceland […]

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  • Short-haired Icelandic Sheepdog – Dog Breed Guide

    Adopt a Short-Haired Icelandic Sheepdog, Dog Breed Guide Introduction The Short-haired Icelandic Sheepdog is one of two coat varieties of the dog breed also known as the Iceland Sheepdog. Official Name Short-haired Icelandic Sheepdog Origin Date – Ancient Times Country – Iceland Family / Group – Spitz, Primitive, Nordic, Herding, Guardian Recognized By Fédération Cynologique […]

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  • Toy Atlas Terrier – Dog Breeds Guide

    Adopt an Atlas Terrier, Dog Breed Guide Introduction The Toy Atlas Terrier is the smallest of the three Atlas Terrier breeds. Like the other two sizes, Toy Atlas Terriers are  carbon copies of the Jack Russell, distinguishable only for having solid or merle coat colors. Official Name Toy Atlas Terrier Origin Country – USA Family […]

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  • Mini Atlas Terrier – Dog Breed Guide

    Adopt a Mini Atlas Terrier, Dog Breed Guide Introduction The Mini Atlas Terrier or also called Miniature Atlas is the “middle” size variety of the Atlas Terrier Breed. Like the Standard and Toy variants, the Mini Atlas Terrier is very much like the Jack Russel Terrier breed in regards to personality and temperament. The distinguishing […]

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  • Standard Atlas Terrier – Dog Breed Guide

    Adopt a Standard Atlas Terrier, Dog Breed Guide Introduction The Standard Atlas Terrier is the biggest of the three varieties of this Jack Russel-like dog breed. The Standard Atlas Terrier is very similar in appearance to the Jack Russel only distinguishable for merle or solid coat colors. Official Name Standard Atlas Terrier Origin Country – USA […]

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  • Simkhyi – Dog Breed Guide

    Adopt a SimKhyi, Dog Breed Guide Introduction The SimKhyi is the highest in order among all the Tibetan dog breeds that were bred and created by monastery monks to serve them and the Dalai Lama. This small Tibetan dog breed was bred to look like small lions, physically regal but very protective despite of its […]

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