... Or Coton de Tuléar, as their original French name should be written.

The perfect All-round Clown-dog.

The Coton de Tulear is a dog who loves people. They have a mischievous personality, and they can adapt to more or less all circumstances. Cotons like showing off and performing; they can be boisterous and enthusiastic, but they’re not demanding. They are happy just being around you. They have a distinctive cotton-like coat, which inspired their name: Coton from French, meaning cotton, and de Tuléar from Tuléar, a city in Madagascar now known as Toliara.

History

According to legend, the lively little Coton de Tulear forefather, a…


Saluki — An ancient breed

The Saluki is one of the world’s oldest dog breeds, and some believe it predates ancient Egypt (its precise origins are largely unknown). The Saluki was known as the Royal Dog in Egypt and was used to hunt hare, fox, and gazelle. They hunted in tight groups of five, ten, or more dogs chasing their quarry at great speeds before capturing and bringing it down. Then their owners met up on horseback or camelback.

Although many breeds claim to have ancient ancestors, the Saluki’s ancestry has been confirmed by DNA evidence. The Saluki has particularly few genetic variations compared to…


The Akbash Dog, get to know him

The Akbash, a Turkish native breed, is a larger breed that was originally bred to guard livestock. While this allows them to be self-sufficient, their cool, independent, and vigilant temperament, outstanding sight, and strong body make them a formidable predator deterrent and an excellent guard dog. Because of their devotion and sense of guardianship, they are also a common breed for organizations that educate service dogs for the disabled.

Akbash Dog Courtesy of OrysiaD

It’s all-white, slim, leggy, and muscular, and it has a sort of regal look that conveys dominance, determination, and bravery. It also transmits speed and agility needed to challenge and pursue…


The French Bulldog is probably one of the cutest dog breeds on the planet. Their short, stocky build, bat-like ears, and perpetually pouty, yet somehow cheerful expression definitely add to their allure! However, pet owners who are involved in this breed should be mindful that owning a French Bulldog comes with an ethical dilemma.

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Origin

Contrary to popular belief, the French Bulldog originally emerged in Nottingham, England, in the mid-1800s. Lacemakers were attached to a number of toy-size Bulldogs and promoted selective breeding. As a result, they became mascots for the profession. When the lacemaking industry started to decline, many workers…


First things first… What is a Samoyed Dog?

The Samoyed Dog is a sweet, intelligent, and faithful dog who adores spending time with his owners. They are gentle and affectionate toward children and enjoy participating in family activities..

Though their temperament is endearing, they were born to hunt, and the instinct remains deep in them. Every little fuzzy guest, such as the next-door neighbor’s cat, will be pursued. If you have a cat, they should be bonded when they are young, and even then, supervision is recommended. They should always be walked on a leash because their hunting instincts are very strong. …


White Golden Retriever(English Cream Golden Retriever)

What is a White Golden Retriever?

Golden retrievers are one of the most common and liked dog breeds in the United States. These dogs are well-known for their playful, compassionate, and friendly temperament, as well as their luxurious golden coat. Surprisingly, Golden Retrievers do not necessarily have a golden coat. There are many shades of golden, from very light to very dark. There are also three different types of golden retrievers, English, Canadian, and American.

The colors on the end of the scale, white and black are sometimes disqualified from conformation shows. The various standards differ a lot, and if you’d like to compete with your…


The Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier — A complete guide.

As a puppy, almost all dogs are irresistibly cute. However, the mature canine and its personality characteristics must be the determining criteria when selecting a new companion from a specific breed of dogs. The Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier many truly awesome characteristics and it definitely should be considered.

Still, to prevent future problems, prudent breeders will insist that prospective owners become well acquainted with this high maintenance, large personality breed. You should know about its different developmental stages and extensive form diversity. You should study any breed carefully and be as knowledgeable as possible before committing to the next 14+ years.

Character


The Japanese Spitz is a devoted, lively, and affectionate companion who is also very smart and gentle with children. They are a ‘Spitz-type’ breed that is small to medium in size. However, owing to variations in breed standards, there is considerable variation in their size across the world. These little dogs have captivating personalities, are full of life, and enjoy playing. They enjoy being around people and will prosper in your business, remaining by your side.

Despite their small stature, this breed is brave and bold, making them outstanding watchdogs. Their dense and luxurious pure-white coat contrasts with their big…


White Pomeranians are the cutest things you’ve ever seen.

Everyone is fascinated by adorable creatures, and the Pomeranian is no truly adorable. They melt hearts just by looking like tumbleweeds on their backs, with their big fluffy coats and teeny tiny paws. White Pomeranians are so enchanted that they seem to be made of fairytale material.

Learn everything there is to know about the enigmatic and highly famous White Pom-Pom!

What exactly is a White Pomeranian?

White is the breed’s original color, first appearing in 1892. But they lost their reign as orange began to dominate championships and carry home titles, and white became lost in the sea of breeders who worked so hard to produce more orange champions.

Unfortunately…


The white german shepherd dog

White German Shepherd — A Comprehensive Guide To Owning A White-Coat Dog

Is it an Albino German Shepherd? That’s one of the first questions they pose when they see a solid white German Shepherd for the first time.

No, it’s not. It’s not an albino dog.

Albino is described as a deficient pigmentation organism, which means that albino dogs typically have pink eyes, pale skin, and colorless fur.

Although there are some albino German Shepherds, White German Shepherds are descended from a line of “white-coat” lines that originated in Europe and spread to the United States and Canada, then the rest of the world.

The White German Shepherd’s Explanation

Except for color, the white German Shepherd is…

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