Breed Spotlights

A Guide to the Australian Shepherd

White and multicolored Australian Shepherd puppy walking outside in grass.

Loyal, intelligent, and athletic, the Australian Shepherd is a breed like no other. If you are thinking about adding an Aussie to your family, keep reading! We’ve put together an informative guide on all things Australian Shepherd.


All About the Cocker Spaniel

Brown Cocker Spaniel holding a bone in the grass

Sweet-natured, beautiful, and just the right size, the Cocker Spaniel makes an excellent companion for many different types of households and people. They’re a great choice for families and singles alike due to their loving and eager-to-please nature. Read on to discover more about this popular breed and determine if a Cocker Spaniel is the breed for you.


Bernese Mountain Dogs: The Gentle Giants

Bernese Mountain Dog puppy lays on a chair with a white blanket while looking into the camera.

Bernese Mountain Dogs are a large, beautiful breed with a sweet disposition. Originally bred to be farm dogs, they are now sought after as one of the most gentle companion dogs. 


Is a Dalmatian the Right Breed for You?

Adult Dalmatian dog against an orange background

The Dalmatian is one of the most easily recognized dogs in the world, thanks to its spotted coat. These loyal dogs thrive on human companionship and make great family pets, but they aren’t suited for all households. Read on to learn more about this beautiful breed.


Unique Poodle-Mix Breeds: Combinations You May Not Know

Brown Corgipoo puppy stands in grass in front of plants and looks into the camera.

One of the reasons  poodles are used to breed hybrids now more than ever  is because of the shift in what we call the puppies resulting from these unions. Today, these offspring are known as “mixes”, not “mutts”! 


What Is a Shiba Inu? Everything You Need to Know

Tan and white Shiba Inu puppy sits against a grey backdrop with a metal wagon and flowers to the side.

Whether you are aware or not, the Shiba Inu is one popular breed that you likely passby on the block more often than you realize! This peppy, alert little dog should not be underestimated when it comes to being attentive to their owner. With a life expectancy upwards of 15 years, this is one companion you can plan to rely on for years to come. Read on to learn more about this happy breed. 


Boston Terrier Breed Info: Temperament, Appearance, and More

Black and white Boston Terrier puppy stands outside in front of pink flowers.

Boston Terriers are one of the most popular breeds in the United States due to their friendly disposition and adaptability. This compact breed is low maintenance and a great dog for any family. 


Get to Know the Pembroke Welsh Corgi

Black Pembroke Welsh Corgi with brown and white markings sits outside in a tree.

Pembroke Welsh Corgis have quickly become one of the most sought-after breeds in America. Most potential owners are originally drawn to the breed because of their cuteness, but this affectionate and agreeable breed has a lot to offer beyond its looks. 


All About the Cavachon Dog Breed

Adult Cavachon dog in the grass

In the days of designer dogs and hybrid breeds, you may find yourself asking, “What is a Cavachon?” Luckily, we’re here to help! Simply put, a Cavachon is a mix of a purebred Cavalier King Charles Spaniel and a purebred Bichon Frise, but there’s a lot more to it than that! Keep reading for a full overview of all things Cavachon.


Do Goldendoodles Shed? How to Prepare for Your New (Furry) Best Friend

Goldendoodle puppy sits in front of bright flowers and a white lattice fence.

If you were one of millions who spent the last year upgrading your interior, you might be wondering: which dog breed will do the least damage to my furniture when it comes to excess hair? Luckily, you have several options! But one of the most popular, is none other than the Goldendoodle. In addition to blending the best of both Golden Retrievers and Standard or Mini-Poodles, this is one furry companion that can potentially mesh well with your pad’s new layout. 

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