When you think of a dog with a classic, tri-colored coat appearance, there's a good chance you've met a the Bernese Mountain Dog.
If you were to see a Danish Swedish Farmdog, you might think that it was a Jack Russell Terrier - the two breeds are similar in terms of appearance.
Also known as the Ogar Polski, the Polish Hound is a hunting breed indigenous to Poland. An intelligent and trainable breed but he also has a gentle side.
The loyal, playful and sweet-natured Bridoodle brings together the fun-loving Poodle and the independent Briard for a wonderful family dog.
The beautiful Sheepadoodle is a fun-loving cross between a Standard Poodle and Old English Sheepdog that brings the best traits of both dogs to the mix.
A hard working dog that is wonderful to own, the Portuguese Water Dog is the perfect companion for many families. Read on to find out if it's a good fit.
Descended from ancient mountain breeds, the Catalan Sheepdog is a talented herding dog that also makes a great family pet.
Old English Sheepdog is durable, loving companion. It is considered a "happy" breed that is able to make the best of new or unusual situations.
Known for his wiry coat and hunting ability, the Istrian Coarse-Haired Hound is a scent hound that was developed in Croatia.
The bold, fun-loving little Affenpug dog brings together the charm of the Pug and the willful nature of the Affenpinscher.
The Poochin is a cross between a purebred Japanese Chin and Poodle. Poochins are loyal and obedient little dogs that make wonderful family pets.
A compact, hardy, medium-sized dog, the Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier is lively, confident, curious, playful, congenial, and gentle.
The agile Curly-Coated Retriever (or Curly) is a multiple-purpose dog that is happy running in the fields, retrieving in the water or lounging on the couch.
Originally bred as a hunting dog, the English Foxhound is an iconic symbol of the British Hunt. It is a strongly built breed and has muscular legs.
The French Boodle brings the playful Poodle together with the friendly French Bulldog, making him a great family pet who loves kids and other animals.
The Maremma Sheepdog is an Italian breed of livestock guarding dog. This fluffy white dog is known to be a friendly and even-tempered breed.
The Froston is a cross between a purebred Boston Terrier and French Bulldog. These dogs are playful, but they are also calm and laid-back.
Feisty and fearless, the Manchester Terrier is a tenacious guy that has no clue that he is a small dog. Playful and fun-loving, this dog loves to play.
Pom-Shi or a Shipom is an unsual designer dog: these canines are a cross between the fluffy Pomeranian and the independent Shiba Inu.
The Bull Terrier can make loyal, energetic, and even a fun pet that the entire family can enjoy. Let's take a closer look at this unique terrier.
A mix of two terrier breeds from England, the Jorkie is a small dog with a big spirit. Find out more about the Yorkie and Jack Russell mix dog!
The Great Danoodle is a cross between a purebred Great Dane and Poodle. These are intelligent and obedient dogs who are willing to please.
The Lhatese is a cross between a purebred Lhasa Apso and Maltese. These dogs are friendly and gentle, so they will get along with everyone they meet.
The Tibetan Terrier is an intelligent and mischievous dog that will be dedicated to its family. An excellent companion that is happy in most homes.
One of the recent designer dog breeds,the La Pom was developed by crossing the devoted and feisty Pomeranian with the loving Lhasa Apso.
Developed in the 1980s, the Miki Dog is still considered to be fairly new. This breed is a cross between a Japanese Chin, a Maltese, and a Papillon.
Also known as the Blue Gascony Basset, the Basset Bleu de Gascogne is a hound-type breed known for its short legs and spotted body.
The lively and extroverted Pom Terrier is a mix between the feisty Pomeranian and the spirited Toy Fox Terrier, loved for its personality and small stature.
As well as a hunter, the Rhodesian Ridgeback is a fiercely protective guardian of its family. Even though it's protective, this dog is gentle with children
Sassy, smart, and sweet, the Griffonshire is a popular designer dog breed. Find out more about this cute Yorkshire Terrier and Brussels Griffon mix!
The Doxie Pin is a mixed breed dog whose parents are Miniature Pinscher and the Dachshund- you can expect a few of both breed's traits in this designer dog.
A designer dog breed, the Saint Berdoodle does well with other dogs and family pets and his social nature means he loves to be the center of attention.
The Lancashire Heeler a skilled drover and an excellent companion pet, as well as a wonderful herding dog, though considered a rare breed.
The Siberpoo - also known as the Poosky, Huskydoodle, or Huskypoo - is a designer breed created by mixing a Siberian Husky with a Poodle.
You may be better acquainted with its cousins, the German and Belgian Shepherds, but the Dutch Shepherd is an all-around amazing dog for an active family.
Also known as the Berner Laufhund, the Bernese Hound was developed in Switzerland for both its scenting ability and its use in the sport of shoots.
The loyal, protective Golden Akita brings the easy-going nature of the Golden Retriever together with the territorial traits of the Akita.
He may be small, but don't be fooled - the alert Tibetan Spaniel will stand on guard and let you know if a stranger is getting too close to your home.
The Samoyed has all the qualities you'd expect in this type of dog. It is alert, strong, happy, trusting, loyal, hardworking, gentle, and playful.
Although not aggressive by nature, the Neapolitan Mastiff has the look that will scare off any intruder. This breed is truly a gentle giant and gentleman.
The Shiloh Shepherd is a cross between a purebred German Shepherd and Alaskan Malamute. These dogs are protective, loyal, and loving.
Developed in Southern Greece, the Greek Harehound is a skilled and fearless hunter with boundless energy and excellent stamina.
Though they may look cute and cuddly, the South Russian Ovtcharka is actually protective and it will stop at nothing to defend its families.
Devoted and gentle, Collies make wonderful companions. Your Collie will be an excellent watch and guard dog, and its eager to please and very intelligent.
Also known as the New Zealand Sheepdog, the Huntaway is a talented herding breed. This breed is friendly and gentle with strangers.
Small, sweet, and sassy, the French Pomberbull really takes the prize as being one of the most adorable hybrid breeds around.
In the U.S., these dogs can simply be known as Dobermans, but the Doberman and the Doberman Pinscher are just two names for the same breed.
Bred for herding, the Puli is also a good watchdog but quite safe around his human family. He is energetic and fun-loving, perfect for an active family.
The Picardy Spaniel is actually one of the oldest continental spaniel breeds. They are talented gun dogs but also make for friendly and docile family pets.
The Russian Toy is one of the smallest dog breeds in the world. This petite breed is known for his large, triangular ears and his long, curved tail.
The Black Russian Terrier is a low-maintenance and hard working dog. They have extremely strong protective instincts and are devoted to their owners.
The Corgidor is a cross between a purebred Labrador Retriever and Corgi. Corgidors make great family pets because they are loving and happy companions.
Sweet, friendly, and playful, the Schnorgi will bring a lot of joy to your life. This hybrid is a mix of Welsh Corgi and Miniature Schnauzer and will display a combination of traits of the parental breeds.
A small dog with a big personality, the Norfolk Terrier is out to charm anyone who crosses his path. Playful, affectionate, bold, inquisitive and friendly.
A happy and loving companion, the Wirehaired Pointing Griffon is also an all-purpose hunting dog, so he needs lots of activity.
Also known as the Deutscher Wachtelhund, the German Spaniel is a hunting breed known for its thick, wavy coat and its friendly temperament.
A small dog with a big heart and large amount of energy, the Rat Terrier is a loyal, active and playful breed that fits into a variety of households.
The Wirehaired Vizsla is known for its energy, stamina, and its reddish coloration, and was developed in Hungary for its pointing and retrieving skills.
The Miniature Shar-Pei shares their history with the traditional Chinese Shar-Pei but they have been selectively bred down in size.