Introduction to the Akita Courageous, dignified and deeply loyal, Akitas were developed in Japan. The Akita is a large, powerful dog with a great deal of physical substance. The dog’s tail curls over the back, which is one of the hallmarks of the breed. Aloof with strangers, the breed is affectionate with their family.  The […]

Boston Terrier

Introduction to the Boston Terrier Often referred to as the “American Gentleman,” the Boston Terrier is a dapper little dog and one of the few breeds that was developed entirely in the United States. The breed originally hails from Boston, as his name suggests. While he is a small dog today, his ancestors were once […]


Introduction to the Havanese A sturdy little dog, the Havanese takes its name from Havana, Cuba, and it’s the national dog of that nation. The Havanese is an outgoing, funny, intelligent dog and known for being easy to train. The breed has a colorful history. It’s thought that the dogs were originally from Tenerife in […]


Introduction to the Weimaraner Known as the “Gray ghost” for his stealth and gray coat, the handsome Weimaraner is a medium-large, athletic dog that originated in Germany in the 19th century. The breed was originally used to hunt large game such as bear, boar, and deer but when those animals became scarcer, the breed was […]


What Exactly is a Schnoodle? The Schnoodle is a mixed breed dog (also known as a hybrid) resulting from a cross between a Miniature Schnauzer and a Poodle. One thing you need to know is that Poodles come in three different sizes, so the size of your Schnoodle could vary greatly depending on breeding. In […]