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Norrbottenspets

The Norrbottenspets dog is a native of Sweden but is also very popular in the neighbouring country of Finland. The original purpose for breeding this dog was for helping in farming activities, but due to its intelligence, alertness and agility, it soon turned into a hunting dog and was very popular for hunting wild geese and raccoon. He is known ...

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Finnish Spitz

The Finnish Spitz is the national dog of Finland which is very popular for its unique hunting skills. As compared to other hunting dogs, the Finnish Spitz is a very small dog and does not take on the prey like some other breeds of dogs do. Rather, its job is to point out to the hunters where the prey is ...

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Canaan Dog

Canaan Dog is one of the oldest breeds of dogs, dating as far back as the biblical times when they were used for herding. Over time, this breed has proved to be very versatile due to their high intelligence as well as obedience traits. He is an excellent watchdog and remains alert and vary of strangers. They are very frequently ...

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Bergamasco

The Bergamasco is a dog with a very unique appearance due to its thick matted coat. Many people may mistake it to be an imposing, hostile dog but it is actually very friendly and always eager to please. It is basically a herding dog and is used to working on farms to herd sheep and cattle. It is also one ...

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Australian Shepherd

In spite of his name, the Australian Shepherd actually has its origins in the US, not Australia. They were basically useful for herding sheep and have been known to be extremely resilient to tough weather and terrain. Australian Shepherd is a very intelligent and hard-working dog. He loves to work, whether it is herding sheep or acting as a watchdog ...

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Australian kelpie

Australian Kelpies were basically bred because of their intelligence and hardiness which made them very useful animals to work on the field. They can learn to do any job very quickly and are extremely hard working. They have a tremendous amount of stamina and can undergo a day of lard labour even in the worst climate or terrain. Even today, ...

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Africanis

The Africanis is one of the only two breed of African dogs which have been domesticated, the other one being the Rhodesian Ridgeback. There were very popular as hunting dogs in the past but have now adapted to being more of house pets because of their playful and friendly nature. History and Health : History – Although the Africanis is ...

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Boykin Spaniel

This is a quiet, pleasing, and an obedient breed that was developed in the USA for hunting especially. These dogs are kept for the extraordinary hunting abilities they have. A Boykin Spaniel is a pleasing and an active dog. History and Health : History – This breed was developed in 1900s. These medium sized dogs were developed by the hunters ...

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Black Mouth Cur

The real origin of this breed is still unknown. These dogs have been used for all purposes and especially as working dogs by the Americans. With the movement of Americans to west, the breed was brought to west. In west, the breed has been used as the guarding and hunting breed. Thus, this dog breed was originated from the southern ...

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