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Fur Times | October 16, 2018

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Breeds

Doberman Pinscher

March 21, 2016 |

Breed of working dog developed in Apolda, Germany, by Louis Dobermann, a dog-pound keeper, in the late 19th century. This sleek, agile, powerful dog stands 24–28 in. (61–71 cm) high and weighs 60–88 lbs (27–40 kg). Read More

Boston Terrier

March 20, 2016 |

Breed of dog developed in the late 19th century in Boston. Bred from the English bulldog and a white English Terrier, the Boston terrier is one of the few breeds to have originated in the U.S. Read More

Beagle

March 20, 2016 |

Breed of small hound, popular as both a pet and a hunter. It looks like a small foxhound, with large brown eyes, hanging ears, and a short coat that is usually a combination of black, tan, and white. Beagles are solidly built and heavy for their height. Read More

Brittany

March 20, 2016 |

Peninsula that forms a historical and governmental region, northwestern France. Known in ancient times as Armorica, it comprised the coastal area between the Seine and Loire rivers. Inhabited by Celts, it was conquered by Julius Caesar and organized as a Roman province. Read More

Dachshund

March 20, 2016 |

Dog breed of hound and terrier ancestry developed in Germany to pursue badgers (German, Dachs) into their burrows. It is a long-bodied, lively dog with a deep chest, short legs, tapering muzzle, and long ears. Read More

Toy Poodle

March 19, 2016 |

An elegant-looking dog, often ranked as one of the most intelligent of all breeds, the poodle has been bred in three size varieties—standard, miniature, and toy. Read More

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

March 18, 2016 |

The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is a well-proportioned little dog. The head is slightly rounded, the muzzle full, tapering a little with a shallow stop. The nose is black. The teeth meet in a scissors bite. The dark brown eyes are round and set well apart with dark eye rims. Read More

Boxer

March 18, 2016 |

Smooth-haired breed of working dog named for its manner of “boxing” with its sturdy front paws when beginning to fight. Developed in Germany, it includes strains of bulldog and terrier in its heritage. Read More