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Category: Rare Breeds

White Shepherd

German Shepherd Dogs with white coats started appearing in the late 1800s. These puppies were sought out by farmers and shepherds to...

American Bulldog

When colonists came to North America in the 17th century, one of the dogs they brought with them was the Bulldog, commonly used for the...

Pumi

The Pumi gets its origins from the Puli, an ancient sheepherding breed brought to Hungary by the Magyars about a thousand years ago. During...

Miniature American Shepherd Breed Description

Miniature American Shepherd

To appreciate the story of the Miniature American Shepherd, it helps to remember that its Australian Shepherd forerunners were developed in...

Kleiner Munsterlander Breed Description

Kleiner Munsterlander

The Kleiner Münsterländer Vorstehhund originated 500 years ago in Münsterländer, northwest Germany, where they were used to retrieve...

Bolognese

The Bolognese originated in Bologna, Italy but much of this toy breed’s past is unknown, since it’s tangled up with the history...

Miniature Australian Shepherd Breed Description

Miniature Australian Shepherd

Australian Shepherds are not truly native to Australia, but when Basque shepherds immigrated there they brought their Pyrenean Shepherd...

Russian Tsvetnaya Bolonka

Russian Tsvetnaya Bolonka

The true ancestry of this breed is unknown, but one common belief is that the Russian Tsvetnaya Bolonka (translation — coloured...

Shiloh Shepherd

The Shiloh Shepherd is a very new breed developed by Tina Barber in the early 1970s. Having grown up around German Shepherds, Barber sought...

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