Breed Encyclopedia

Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen dog breed face

FCI # 67, Origin: France, Group 6.1 Scenthounds and related breeds. Scenthounds.

Height: 13-15 in, Weight: 31-40 pounds

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

Color: White with red,yellow, black, grizzle markings or tricolor.

Ease of training: High, Energy level: High, Span of life: 12-16 years

Podenco Ibicenco dog breed photo

FCI # 89, Origin: Spain, Group 5.7 Primitive type - Hunting Dogs

Height: 22-29 in, Weight: 42-55 pounds

Grooming: Low, Shedding: Low, Coat: there are smooth haired and rough-haired varieties.

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

Ease of training: Medium, Energy level: High, Span of life: 12-13 years.

pointer dog breed face

FCI # 1, Origin: Great Britain, Group 7.2 Pointing Dogs.

Height: 21-24 in, Weight: 44-66 pounds

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

Color: White and black, white and lemon, white and liver, white and yellow.

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

Pug dog breed face

FCI # 253, Origin: Great Britain, Group 9.11 Companion and Toy dogs. Small Molossian type Dogs.

Height: 10-14 in, Weight: 13-20 pounds.

Grooming: Low, Shedding: Medium, Coat: Short,smooth and fine.

Color: Black, apricot, fawn, silver.

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

Puli dog breed photo

FCI # 55, Origin: Hungary, Group 1.1 Sheepdogs and Cattle Dogs.

Height: 14,5-17,5 in, Weight: 20-35 pounds

Grooming: High, Shedding: Medium, Coat: relatively long dreadlocks.

Color: fawn, black, white, grey.

Ease of training: High, Energy level: High, Span of life: 13-16 years.

Rhodesian Ridgeback dog breed face

FCI # 146, Origin: Southern Africa, Group 6.3 Scenthounds. Related breeds.

Height: 24-27 in, Weight: 65-90 pounds

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

Color: Wheaten, red (small white markings on the chest are allowed).

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

rottweiler dog face

FCI #147, Group 2 Section 2, Origin: Germany,

Height: 23-27 in, Weight: 90-130 lb

Grooming:LOW, Shedding:MEDIUM, Coat: short, dense, hard

Color:  black and mahogany.

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

Rough Collie dog breed face

FCI # 156, Origin: Great Britain, Group 1.1 Sheepdogs and Cattle Dogs. Sheepdogs

Height: 18-22 in, Weight: 27-45 pounds

Grooming: Medium, Shedding: Medium, Coat: Long coat with the shorter and softer undercoat

Color: Sable with white, tri-color, blue merle with white.

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

Borzoi dog breed photo

FCI # 193, Origin: Russia, Group 10.1 Long-haired or fringed Sighthounds

Height: min 26 in, Weight: 60-105 pounds

Grooming: Medium, Shedding: High, Coat: Silky wavy without undercoat.

Color: Any color.

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

Russian Toy dog breed face

FCI # 352, Origin: Russia, Group 9.9 Continental Toy Spaniels and Russian Toys.

Height: 8-10 in, Weight: 3-6 pounds

Grooming: Medium, Shedding: Medium, Coat: there are long-haired and short-haired varieties.

Color: any color, but not black or white.

Ease of training: High, Energy level: High, Span of life: 10-15 years.