Breed Spotlights

Great Pyrenees: The Protective Companion

Great Pyrenees on a leash sitting on a rock and smiling.

The Great Pyrenees is the perfect combination of being both calm and protective. This intelligent breed is self-assured and steadfast in its love for its family and job. Great Pyrenees are affectionate, cuddly giants whose tolerable and easygoing personalities do well in homes with children and other pets. Keep reading to learn more about these gentle guardians and why they are terrific sidekicks.


Cavalier King Charles Spaniel: A Gentle & Adaptable Breed

Red Cavalier King Charles Spaniel puppy laying down

The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is an affectionate companion dog to families and individuals of all ages. These dogs are popular for their beautiful, silky coats and cheerful temperaments. Keep reading to learn more about this adaptable breed that blends well with any home no matter the size.


Goldendoodles: Intelligent Dogs with Hearts of Gold

Goldendoodle puppy sitting outside in the grass.

A great breed for many types of households and families, the Goldendoodle is a friendly, sweet-natured, gentle dog that loves spending time with people and other pets. These cheerful dogs are athletic without being hyperactive, intelligent without being aloof, and playful without being aggressive. Keep reading to learn more about this widely popular designer breed.


Cockapoos: A Dog for All Life Stages and Ages

Brown and white Cockapoo puppy.

Believed to be the first planned designer dog, the Cockapoo is a popular breed known for its ability to mesh well with owners of all ages and families of all sizes. These hypoallergenic dogs, also known as Cockapoodles or Cockerpoos, are great apartment dogs that get along well with people and animals. Keep reading to learn about the widely adored Cockapoo!


Breed Spotlight: Shetland Sheepdogs

Shetland Sheepdog puppy laying on blanket white and blue striped blanket.

Shetland Sheepdogs, colloquially known as the Sheltie, are an extremely intelligent breed who loves their family. They are highly adaptable, making them a perfect match for any family.


Breed Spotlight: Jack Russell Terrier

White and brown Jack Russell Terrier puppy standing next to flowers.

The Russell Terrier, more commonly known as the Jack Russell Terrier, is a spunky, loving, and energetic family dog beloved by families across the world. Let’s take a look at some of the traits that make the Jack Russell Terrier one of the most popular breeds in the United States. 


Saint Bernard: The Loveable Nanny

Saint Bernard dog lays on grass outside while panting.

Saint Bernards are a well known breed in pop culture as a loveable family dog, from Peter Pan to Beethoven. This depiction of Saint Bernards is absolutely true! They’ll make an excellent addition to your family.


Pomeranians: The Feisty and Loyal Companions of Royalty

The fluffy pomeranian, colloquially known as “pom”, is a long-time favorite companion of royals and commoners. They work well in both city and suburban homes, able to burn energy with indoor play and short walks. If you’re looking for a loyal companion with a feisty attitude, then a pomeranian might be right for you!


Labrador Retrievers: The AKC’s #1 Breed Since 1991

Yellow Labrador Retriever puppy sitting in the grass in front of a tree.

The Labrador Retriever is one of the most popular dog breeds in the United States and for good reason. Labradors ranked #1 on the American Kennel Club’s (AKC) most popular dog breeds list for over 20 years! This versatile breed has done everything from working alongside fishermen to being a popular pick among service dogs. Considering adding a Labrador Retriever to your family? Read on to find out if the Labrador is right for you.


The Miniature Poodle: A Small Dog With a Big Personality

Tan Miniature Poodle puppy with white markings sitting on a stone ledge in front of burgundy and white flowers.

Miniature Poodles have been used as retrieving dogs, circus dogs, show dogs, and family dogs among many other roles. With so many skills and abilities, Mini Poodles continue to be one of the most popular dog breeds today and are quite versatile. Whether you want a dog that can compete in agility competitions, be your jogging buddy, or become your kid’s best friend, the Miniature Poodle may be just what you’re looking for!

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