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Irish Setter

Irish Setter

Before there were tasty chips and color photography, the Irish gave us a different brilliance. Meet the bright and spunky, Irish Setter. This large sporting group dog has been around for centuries. From chasing birds to chasing tennis balls, the one constant truth about this breed is that they love …

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Belgian Tervuren

Belgian Tervuren

The Belgian Tervuren is one quarter of the whole Belgium Sheepdog faction. While many people have never heard of this breed, they are very popular with law enforcement and the military. In fact, there aren’t many tasks this breed can’t do. Highly intelligent and possessive of their family, the Terv …

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Barbet

Barbet

A Barbet is a medium size water dog from France, that the American Kennel Club calls “a timeless classic.” The breed is still a rarity in most places in the world.  While one estimate claims only 400 Barbets live in the U.S. If you can find a Barbet around your neck …

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Bull Terrier

Bull Terrier

A Bull Terrier may have the egg head and gladiator stigma that sometimes scares people who don’t know enough about this breed, but in reality, this dog is loyal, sweet and a house comedian. Their vibrant and goofy personality serves them well as a great family companion. It is their …

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Siberian Husky

Siberian Husky

Some dogs really don’t need an introduction but if you were going to use the right adjective to describe this breed, “amazing,” would be the proper fit. The Siberian Husky is that dog. Their history is full of accomplishments. From being a life saver to a decorated sled racing champ, the …

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Weimaraner

Weimaraner

It’s true what they say about the ‘Gray Ghost,’ if you want a couch potato dog, who slumbers around the house, the highly energetic, German born, Weimaraner, isn’t going to be that dog. Originally touted as a ‘gun dog’ or ‘pointer type,’ this medium sized handsome breed is now one …

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Wirehaired Pointing Griffon

Wirehaired Pointing Griffon

Whether the Wirehaired Pointing Griffon is a French breed, a native of Germany or the Netherlands should be irrelevant. What’s more is that they’ve come the ayatollah of Gun Dogs. This medium size breed, high energetic and versatile, is the dream dog for on the foot hunters.  To be sure, …

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White Shepherd

White Shepherd

They may be Caucasian, but whatever you do, do not call the White Shepherd an albino. Along with that myth, the white version of the great German Shepherd often faces plenty of confusion. As in, are they a distinct breed or are they a blemish of the German Shepherd? Indeed, …

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West Highland White Terrier

West Highland White Terrier

If you see a moving cotton ball around the backyard, no need to get the fear, that’s just the lovable West Highland White Terrier. Said to be the youngest of the Scottish Terrier lot, the Westie is as bold as they are show boaters.  If you want bestie like the Westie — …

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Welsh Springer Spaniel

Welsh Springer Spaniel

When you combine handsome with intelligent you get the Welsh Springer Spaniel. Somewhere in the middle of the spaniel world—Welshies aren’t as popular as the Boykin or Cocker but certainly edge out the Clumber and Field. While it’s not unique for a breed to have a murky history, as does …

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