7 Large Spotted Dog Breeds

In this post, I highlight six large breeds of dogs that have spotted coats. Many of us were read the story of how a leopard got his spots in childhood, but do you know how dogs get their spotted coats?  For most of the dogs in my selection, their spots are caused by a process …

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12 Large Red Dog Breeds

Welcome to my post which includes a list of twelve large breeds of dogs that have red coats.  And this list contains only breeds that have solid red coats and these breeds are impressive for their size. The shortest dog in my list can be up to 21 inches (55 cm) tall- the Novia Scotia …

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8 Large Russian Dog Breeds

In a previous post, I focused on small Russian dog breeds. And now I have decided to write another post looking at large Russian dog breeds. Russia has always fascinated me as a country because their way of life seems to be so different. And Russia has always projected an image of real strength and …

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7 Large African Dog Breeds

Africa is a massive continent. It is large enough to fit in the U.S., China and India with some room to spare.  But for such a vast area, it is perhaps a surprise that only eleven dog breeds are thought by some to have originated in Africa.  Particularly because research has shown that Africa might …

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9 Large Wire Haired Dog Breeds

Wirehaired breeds of dogs are fantastic because of the way that they look. And in today’s post I will list nine large wire haired dog breeds. It is not just the rough looking coat which can give these dogs a dishevelled and chaotic appearance but it is the “facial furniture” that many of these breeds …

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9 Big Curly Haired Dog Breeds

Have you always been a fan of Poodles and want to find out more about other breeds of dogs with curly hair? Or perhaps it’s simply all about mess. You’ve heard that curly haired dogs shed less and since you don’t like housework, these dogs seem like a dream come true. 7 Black Dogs With …

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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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11 Large Black And Tan Dogs

When you think of classic black and tan dogs, you think of the big dog breeds. The most obvious choices would be the Doberman and the Rottweiler, which are at the start of my list. But there are other lesser known large dog breeds that have black and tan coats and I hope that you …

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13 Large Black and White Dog Breeds

[1] Great Dane Great Danes are large and elegant dogs. They have very muscular and athletic bodies which their ancestors used for hunting wild boar in Germany. The Great Dane has prominent eyebrows and a massive head which sits on a long and strong neck.  7 black short haired dog breeds The long muscular bodies …

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7 Dogs With Long Bodies and Long Legs

Are you looking for your next dog or are you a closet Greyhound fan who is just fascinated by dogs that have long legs and long bodies? If that is the case, I have picked seven different breeds, many of whom are very similar to Greyhounds. But I didn’t include the greyhound on my list …

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