Breed Encyclopedia

Leonberger dog breed face

FCI # 145, Origin: Germany, Group 2.2 Molossoid Breeds. Mountain type.

Height: 27-31 in, Weight: 100-170 pounds

Grooming: High, Shedding: High, Coat: Medium or long weather resistant double coat.

Color: fawn, yellow, red-yellow (always with the black mask).

Ease of training: High, Energy level: Medium, Span of life: 7-15 years.

Mastiff dog breed face

FCI # 297, Origin: Great Britain, Group 1.1 Sheepdogs and Cattle Dogs. Sheepdogs

Height: from 27 in, Weight: 150-160 pounds

Grooming: Low, Shedding: Medium, Coat: Short with the short undercoat.

Color: Apricot, different kinds of fawn, brindle (all colors must be with the dark mask).

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

Mastin de Espanol dog breed face

FCI # 91, Origin: Spain, Group 2.2 Molossoid Breeds.

Height: 28-35 in, Weight: 145-220 pounds

Grooming: Low, Shedding: Medium, Coat: Short with the short undercoat.

Color: Different kinds of fawn, brindle, white with black, grey or red.

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

Mastin del Pirineo dog breed face

FCI # 92, Origin: Spain, Group 2.2 Molossoid Breeds. Mountain type.

Height: 28-30 in, Weight: av of 180 pounds

Grooming: High, Shedding: High, Coat: Medium or long weather resistant double coat.

Color: White with large brown, grey or black spots.

Ease of training: High, Energy level: Medium, Span of life: 7-10 years.

Miniature Pinscher dog breed face

FCI # 185, Origin: Germany, Group 2.1 Pinscher and Schnauzer Type.

Height: 10-12 in, Weight: 8-10 pounds

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

Color: Black and tan, brown and tan.

Ease of training: High, Energy level: High,??Span of life: 10-13 years.

Newfoundland dog breed face

FCI # 50, Origin: Canada, Group 2.2 Molossoid breeds.

Height: 25-29 in, Weight: 100-150 pounds

Grooming: Medium, Shedding: Medium, Coat: Flat water resistant double coat.

Color: Black, brown or "Landseer" (black and white).

Ease of training: Medium, Energy level: Medium, Span of life: 9-15 years.

Norwich Terrier dog breed photo

FCI # 72, Origin: Great Britain, Group 3.2 Terriers. Small-sized Terriers.

Height: average 10 in, Weight: 10-12 pounds

Grooming: Medium, Shedding: Low, Coat: Weather proof double coat.

Color: Black and tan, wheaten, grizzle, red.

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

Old English Sheepdog dog breed photo

FCI # 16, Origin: Great Britain, Group 1.1 Sheepdogs and Cattle Dogs.

Height: 20-24 in, Weight: 60-100 pounds

Grooming: High, Shedding: High, Coat: Long and hard with weather resistant undercoat.

Color: gray, blue, grizzle with white markings.

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

Otterhound dog breed face

FCI # 294, Origin: Great Britain, Group 6.1 Scenthounds.

Height: 24-26 in, Weight: 66-115 pounds

Grooming: High, Shedding: Medium, Coat: Wiry rough coat with the weather resistant undercoat.

Color: Any hound colors are allowed.

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

papillon dog breed face

FCI #77, Origin: France/Belgium, Group 9.9 Continental Toy Spaniel.

Height: 8-11 in, Weight: 7 - 10 lb

Grooming/Shedding: Medium, Coat: Fine straight long enough coat without undercoat

Color: White with the markings of any color accept for brown, tri-color.

Ease of training: High, Energy level: MEDIUM, Span of life: 14-16 years