Breed Encyclopedia

Australian Shepher dog breed face

FCI # 342, Origin: U.S.A., Group 1.1 Sheepdogs

Height: 18-23 in, Weight: 40-65 pounds

Grooming: Medium, Shedding: Medium, Coat: Medium length (sometimes shorter in working dogs), flat or slightly wavy, weather resistant.

Color: Black, liver and tan, blue merle, liver merle.

Ease of training: High, Energy level: High, Span of life: 12-15 years.

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FCI # 8, Origin: Australia, Group 3.4 Small-sized Terriers.

Height: 9-11 in, Weight: 9-14 pounds

Grooming: Low, Shedding: Low, Coat: Wiry coat with undercoat.

Color: All shades of blue and tan, red, sandy.

Ease of training: Medium, Energy level: Medium, Span of life: 12-15 years.

azawakh_face

FCI # 307, Origin: Mali (France), Group 10.3 Short-haired Sighthounds.

Height: 23-29 in, Weight:17-25 pounds

Grooming: Low, Shedding: Low, Coat: short and smooth.

Color: brindle, all shades of fawn with or without white markings.

Ease of training: Medium, Energy level: High, Span of life: 11-13 years.

Basenji dog breed face

FCI # 43, Origin: Central African Region (Great Britain), Group 5.6 Spitz and Primitive type.

Height: 15-17 in, Weight: 20-26 pounds

Grooming: Low, Shedding: Medium, Coat: Short, shining, without undercoat.

Color: Black with white, red with white, tricolor, brindle with white.

Ease of training: High, Energy level: High,??Span of life: 10-12 years.

Basset Hound dog breed face

FCI # 163, Origin: Great Britain, Group 1.3 Small-sized Hounds.

Height: 11-15 in, Weight: 45-65 pounds

Grooming: Low, Shedding: Medium, Coat: Short, dense and shiny.

Color: There are no strict rules concerning the color, usually Bassets are black, white, white with brown markings, tri-color with white markings.

Ease of training: Medium, Energy level: Medium, Span of life: 10-12 years.

Beagle dog face

FCI #161, Origin: England, Group 6.1. Scenthounds. Small-sized Hounds.

Height: 13-16 in, Weight: 18-35 lb

Grooming & Shedding: LOW/MEDIUM, Coat: Short, dense and weatherproof,

Color: Any recognized hound color, except liver. Tip of stern white.

Ease of training: LOW, Energy level: MEDIUM, Span of life: 12-15 years

Bearded Collie dog breed photo

FCI # 124, Origin: Ireland, Group 8.3 Water dogs.

Height: 20-23 in, Weight: 45-65 pounds

Grooming: High, Shedding: Low, Coat: Long curls on the body and short coat on the muzzle and tail.

Color: liver (no white markings are allowed).

Ease of training: High, Energy level: High, Span of life: 10-12 years.

Beauceron dog breed face

FCI # 44, Origin: France, Group 1.1 Sheepdogs and Cattle Dogs.

Height: 24-27,5 in, Weight: up to 110 pounds

Grooming: Medium, Shedding: Medium, Coat: Short and harsh with the soft undercoat.

Color: black and tan, Harlequin.

Ease of training: Medium, Energy level: Medium, Span of life: 10-12 years.

Bedlington Terrier dog breed face

FCI # 140, Origin: Great Britain, Group 3.3 Terriers. Large and medium-sized Terriers.

Height: 15-17 in, Weight: 18-23 pounds

Grooming: High, Shedding: Low, Coat: Thick doublecoat. This breed do not shed.

Color: Blue, Liver, Sandy (pure or with tan).

Ease of training: High, Energy level: Medium, Span of life: 15-17 years.

Belgian Shepherd face

FCI # 15, Origin: Belgium, Group 1.1 Sheepdogs and Cattle Dogs.

Height: 22-26 in, Weight: 60-75 pounds

Grooming: Medium, Shedding: Medium, Coat: straight, of moderate length.

Color: solid black.

Ease of training: High, Energy level: High, Span of life: 12-15 years.