Category Archives: Breed Information

Corgi Dog Breed Information

The Welsh Corgi or as sometimes called the Corgi is a small breed dog that originated in Wales. This breed was originally used as a herding dog but as with most breeds, lost its original purpose in today's society. There are two types, namely the Pembroke Welsh Corgi and the Cardigan Welsh Corgi. The Pembroke...
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What is a Labradoodle?

What do you get when you cross a Labrador with a Poodle? A Labradoodle! Due to the Labradoodle's loving personality and hypoallergenic tendencies, this hybrid dog breed is quickly becoming one of the most popular family pets. The Labradoodle can be considered the pioneer that started the fad for designer dog breeds. This adorable, curly...
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Dog DNA Testing – Results For Puddles

This is a continuation of our previous blog about dog DNA testing. In this section we will provide a dog DNA test review of an actual dog in our household. We adopted Puddles from a local shelter and they told us three different stories about her breed composition.

She...

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The ABCs of Dog DNA Testing

Has someone ever asked you what breed of dog you have? For purebred pooches, this can be a very easy question to answer, but many of us shrug our shoulders or come up with some mixture of breeds based upon traits that we see. Have you ever considered a dog DNA test? A...
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Golden Retriever: One of America’s Favorite Dog Breeds

The Golden Retriever is classified as a large dog breed. They possess a strong build and a dense double layered coat with water repelling properties. There are three main sub-types of the breed being the; British, American & Canadian variations. Although the main characteristics are common throughout the three sub-types, there are some minor differences between...
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