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HIlu the Australian Kelpie

Australian Kelpie

Origin Probably descended from the border collie and the dingo, the breed has been known since 1870 The Australian Kelpie, or simply Kelpie, is an Australian sheep dog successful at mustering and droving with little...
Iceland Dog

Iceland Dog

Origin The breed is directly descended from dogs that accompanied the colonists who settled in Iceland Practically destroyed by an epidemic of distemper, the Iceland...
Croatian Sheepdog - Hrvatski ovčar

Croatian Sheepdog – Hrvatski ovčar

Origin Originally from the Orient, over the centuries the Croatian sheepdog became native to ex Yugoslavia (Croatia). Description The Croatian sheepdog is a weatherproof, adaptable breed. They...

Dogs 101 – Great Dane

Great Dane is not Danish! source

Slovatch Tcouvatch

Origin This breed developed over the centuries in the mountains of Czechoslovakia. Thanks to the Veterinarian School of Brno, its chracteristics have been fixed, and...
Lapphund - Lapplandske spetz

Lapphund – Lapplandske spetz – w/video

OriginWidespread throughout Sweden for centuries, the breed was only recognized officially in 1944.The Swedish Lapphund is a breed of dog of the Spitz type from Sweden, one of three Lapphund breeds developed from a...
Lapponian Herder - Lapinporokoira

Lapponian Herder – Lapinporokoira

Origin The Lapponian herder is indigenous to the Lapponian tundra, where it developed. The Lapponian herder (Lapinporokoira or Lapp Reindeer dog or Lapsk Vallhund) is a breed of dog from Finland, one of three Lapphund breeds developed from...
Rafeiro Do Alentejo

Rafeiro Do Alentejo

Origin This indigenous breed has taken the name of the famous Portuguese historic region of Alentejo, bordering on Spain. This is a region of climatic...

Welsh Corgi

The Welsh Corgi (/ˈkɔːrɡi/; Welsh for "dwarf dog") is a small type of herding dog that originated in Wales. Two separate breeds are recognized:...
Differences Between Border Collies and Collies

Differences Between Border Collies and Collies

Border Collies and Collies are dog breeds often confused with each other. Both were originally bred in England and Scotland as farming and herding...
Old English sheepdog

Old English Sheepdog

Origin This Old English sheepdog's origin is uncertain. Three major views prevail: One, that the breed is descended from a hairy Russian dog called the...
Border Collie

Border Collie

Origin The Border Collie is descended from reindeer herding dogs brought to Scotland by the  Viking invaders. These dogs were later crossed with the Valée...
Collie - Rough collie

Collie – Rough Collie

Origin Fore Centuries, the collie has b een an outstanding sheepdog. The standard was fixed and the breed was presented at dog shows in 1860....

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