Should I Shave My Great Pyrenees?

There’s no doubt that Great Pyrenees dogs are loyal and lovable in equal measure, and they make fantastic pets. They were bred centuries ago and were originally meant to look after livestock and keep away dangerous animals so they are natural protectors. But even as great as these dogs are, they do come with a …

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7 Small, White Long Haired Dogs

Perhaps the most famous example of a small white dog with long hair is “Snowy” , the constant companion to the cartoon character Tintin.  Snowy was based on a breed of dog called Wire Fox Terriers who appear first on my list but my list does contain six other breeds as well. 7 small dog …

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6 Red Dog Breeds With Short Hair

Welcome to my article which is nothing more than a list of dog breeds which are famed for having beautiful short red hair.  And looking at my selection, the breeds in my list are all pretty big.  The smallest is a Pharaoh Hound which can grow to 63 cm tall and weigh 27 kg and …

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9 Big Black Long Haired Dog Breeds

Have you just been out for a walk and seen a big black bear? Has that got you thinking about your next dog? “Wouldn’t it be great to have a dog that looks like a black bear?” Well in this article I will introduce you to nine big black long haired dogs breeds. 7 black …

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14 Black And White Dog Breeds With Short Hair

The most famous black and white breed of dog has to be the Dalmatian, regardless of whether you are thinking of long haired or short haired dogs. The film “101 Dalmatians” which as originally released in 1961 and then updated and released in 1996 has been watched by many of us, the world over. In …

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7 Black Short Haired Dog Breeds

After a quick brainstorming session with your husband last night, you have decided that your next dog needs to have a black coat and short hair. I think that there is nothing lovelier than a glossy black coat on a dog- and I’m speaking to you as a Golden Retriever owner! I don’t know if …

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12 Big, White Long Haired Dog Breeds

After thinking long and hard about your next dog, you have narrowed down your options a bit and decided to get a big dog with long hair which is white. You want to own a polar bear, right?! And so in this post, I write about 13 large breeds of dogs with long, white hair. …

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9 Dogs With Pointy Ears And Short Hair

Dogs come in all shapes and sizes. When I’m writing about dogs with pointy ears, I often think of the character “Scooby Doo” whose ears had a life of their own. The illustrators used his pointy ears to help express a wide range of emotions- that his voice alone couldn’t do. And if your current …

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