Discover dog breeds

The bigger the dog, the larger his carbon paw print

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Affenpinscher

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The Affenpinscher is a companion dog. He is small but can be feisty, is loyal and always full of energy. An excellent watchdog who will protect.

Size: Toy

Temperament: affectionate and loyal

The Affenpinscher is a companion dog. He is small but can be feisty, is loyal and always full of energy. An excellent watchdog who will protect.

The Affenpinscher is a companion dog. He is small but can be feisty, is loyal and always full of energy. An excellent watchdog who will protect.

Affenpinscher

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Akita

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This powerful breed can only be described as striking. The Akita needs lots of exercise as its body is all muscle and continuous stimulation is necessary to cater to their intelligence.

Size: large

Temperament: protecting and dominating

This powerful breed can only be described as striking. The Akita needs lots of exercise as its body is all muscle and continuous stimulation is necessary to cater to their intelligence.

This powerful breed can only be described as striking. The Akita needs lots of exercise as its body is all muscle and continuous stimulation is necessary to cater to their intelligence.

Akita

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Australian Shepherd

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An effective sheep dog, they thrive whenever they're put to good use. As a high energy dog, they need a lot of exercise and mental stimulation.

Size: large

Temperament: intelligent and active

An effective sheep dog, they thrive whenever they're put to good use. As a high energy dog, they need a lot of exercise and mental stimulation.

An effective sheep dog, they thrive whenever they're put to good use. As a high energy dog, they need a lot of exercise and mental stimulation.

Australian Shepherd

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Basenji

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A very curious dog originating from the Middle East. They don't bark but have a yodel type cry. Their friendly nature makes them suitable for most households.

Size: medium

Temperament: intelligent and affectionate

A very curious dog originating from the Middle East. They don't bark but have a yodel type cry. Their friendly nature makes them suitable for most households.

A very curious dog originating from the Middle East. They don't bark but have a yodel type cry. Their friendly nature makes them suitable for most households.

Basenji

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Beagle

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Tough forelegs and tight feet make the Beagle able to last all day whatever the activity, in the field, the park or the garden. Human company is their favourite company.

Size: small

Temperament: adaptable and versatile

Tough forelegs and tight feet make the Beagle able to last all day whatever the activity, in the field, the park or the garden. Human company is their favourite company.

Tough forelegs and tight feet make the Beagle able to last all day whatever the activity, in the field, the park or the garden. Human company is their favourite company.

Beagle

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Bergamasco

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An italian breed, that requires extensive grooming. They have a strong protective drive with a distinctive feature: Look at that coat!!

Size: large

Temperament: intelligent and attentive

An italian breed, that requires extensive grooming. They have a strong protective drive with a distinctive feature: Look at that coat!!

An italian breed, that requires extensive grooming. They have a strong protective drive with a distinctive feature: Look at that coat!!

Bergamasco

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Bloodhound

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Ever heard of the novel "the Hounds of the Baskervilles?" Rumour has it the breed is based on the Bloodhound. They have an excellent scent.

Size: extra large

Temperament: demanding and fascinating

Ever heard of the novel "the Hounds of the Baskervilles?" Rumour has it the breed is based on the Bloodhound. They have an excellent scent.

Ever heard of the novel "the Hounds of the Baskervilles?" Rumour has it the breed is based on the Bloodhound. They have an excellent scent.

Bloodhound

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Borzoi

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Originating from Russia, the Borzoi was bred to hunt wolves. Don't be fooled by his gentle expression as they are a quite fierce breed.

Size: large

Temperament: elegant and aristocratic

Originating from Russia, the Borzoi was bred to hunt wolves. Don't be fooled by his gentle expression as they are a quite fierce breed.

Originating from Russia, the Borzoi was bred to hunt wolves. Don't be fooled by his gentle expression as they are a quite fierce breed.

Borzoi

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Boxer

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Boxers are extremely good, natural watchdogs. Full of stamina he considers his family are his to guard. Their concept of exercise is that life is to be lived at speed.

Size: large

Temperament: affectionate and energetic

Boxers are extremely good, natural watchdogs. Full of stamina he considers his family are his to guard. Their concept of exercise is that life is to be lived at speed.

Boxers are extremely good, natural watchdogs. Full of stamina he considers his family are his to guard. Their concept of exercise is that life is to be lived at speed.

Boxer

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Bull Terrier

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Their long egg-shaped head makes these dogs distinguishable. They are busy dogs and always want to take part in all family activities.

Size: large

Temperament: playful and affectionate

Their long egg-shaped head makes these dogs distinguishable. They are busy dogs and always want to take part in all family activities.

Their long egg-shaped head makes these dogs distinguishable. They are busy dogs and always want to take part in all family activities.

Bull Terrier

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Cardigan Welsh Corgi

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Same as the Pembroke Corgi, the Cardigan has a long body with little sturdy legs. The only difference is the long tail. They are steady dogs with an easy attitude.

Size: small

Temperament: watchful and balanced

Same as the Pembroke Corgi, the Cardigan has a long body with little sturdy legs. The only difference is the long tail. They are steady dogs with an easy attitude.

Same as the Pembroke Corgi, the Cardigan has a long body with little sturdy legs. The only difference is the long tail. They are steady dogs with an easy attitude.

Cardigan Welsh Corgi

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Cesky Terrier

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A gentle type dog with a lot of contrast, bred between the Sealyham and Scottish Terrier. They're one of the rarest breeds actually. As all terriers, they love to dig.

Size: small

Temperament: agile and active

A gentle type dog with a lot of contrast, bred between the Sealyham and Scottish Terrier. They're one of the rarest breeds actually. As all terriers, they love to dig.

A gentle type dog with a lot of contrast, bred between the Sealyham and Scottish Terrier. They're one of the rarest breeds actually. As all terriers, they love to dig.

Cesky Terrier

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Cockapoo

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A hybrid dog breed between Cocker Spaniel and Poodle, the Cockapoo is a loyal, energetic, affectionate and fun-loving dog that make wonderful family pets and companions.

Size: small

Temperament: intelligent and playful

A hybrid dog breed between Cocker Spaniel and Poodle, the Cockapoo is a loyal, energetic, affectionate and fun-loving dog that make wonderful family pets and companions.

A hybrid dog breed between Cocker Spaniel and Poodle, the Cockapoo is a loyal, energetic, affectionate and fun-loving dog that make wonderful family pets and companions.

Cockapoo

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Dalmatian

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Probably the most distinctive of all breeds, the Dalmatian is a dog that never seems to stand still. They are full of energy and never seem to slow down.

Size: medium

Temperament: outgoing and friendly

Probably the most distinctive of all breeds, the Dalmatian is a dog that never seems to stand still. They are full of energy and never seem to slow down.

Probably the most distinctive of all breeds, the Dalmatian is a dog that never seems to stand still. They are full of energy and never seem to slow down.

Dalmatian

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English Springer Spaniel

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Capable of learning all manners of games, the springer loves to retrieve endlessly. His name comes from flush birds rapidly into the air or “spring” them.

Size: medium

Temperament: friendly and loyal

Capable of learning all manners of games, the springer loves to retrieve endlessly. His name comes from flush birds rapidly into the air or “spring” them.

Capable of learning all manners of games, the springer loves to retrieve endlessly. His name comes from flush birds rapidly into the air or “spring” them.

English Springer Spaniel

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Finnish Spitz

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Here we have the national dog of Finland. As a cub, they look like a little fox. The Finnish Spitz loves to be part of the household and he will make his voice heard.

Size: medium

Temperament: noisy and outgoing

Here we have the national dog of Finland. As a cub, they look like a little fox. The Finnish Spitz loves to be part of the household and he will make his voice heard.

Here we have the national dog of Finland. As a cub, they look like a little fox. The Finnish Spitz loves to be part of the household and he will make his voice heard.

Finnish Spitz

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German Shorthaired Pointer

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The German Shorthaired Pointer is a true sporting dog full of athleticism – smooth lines, tight muscles and an all-seeing expression.

Size: large

Temperament: highly trainable and friendly

The German Shorthaired Pointer is a true sporting dog full of athleticism – smooth lines, tight muscles and an all-seeing expression.

The German Shorthaired Pointer is a true sporting dog full of athleticism – smooth lines, tight muscles and an all-seeing expression.

German Shorthaired Pointer

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Giant Schnauzer

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A large dog with even a larger personality. He is independent and playful and needs a lot of training to keep his dominant personality in check.

Size: large

Temperament: intelligent and powerful

A large dog with even a larger personality. He is independent and playful and needs a lot of training to keep his dominant personality in check.

A large dog with even a larger personality. He is independent and playful and needs a lot of training to keep his dominant personality in check.

Giant Schnauzer

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Great Dane

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A true giant among the dogs, the Great Dane is a strong, deep-chested hound used for chasing wild boar in the early days. He likes both exercise and his creature comforts in front of a fire pit.

Size: giant

Temperament: gentle and dignified

A true giant among the dogs, the Great Dane is a strong, deep-chested hound used for chasing wild boar in the early days. He likes both exercise and his creature comforts in front of a fire pit.

A true giant among the dogs, the Great Dane is a strong, deep-chested hound used for chasing wild boar in the early days. He likes both exercise and his creature comforts in front of a fire pit.

Great Dane

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Hamiltonstoevare

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As a dog from the hound group, they are hunters so a typical dog for the country side. They have a very recognisable pattern with a white blaze down the centre of the skull to muzzle.

Size: medium

Temperament: biddable and composed

As a dog from the hound group, they are hunters so a typical dog for the country side. They have a very recognisable pattern with a white blaze down the centre of the skull to muzzle.

As a dog from the hound group, they are hunters so a typical dog for the country side. They have a very recognisable pattern with a white blaze down the centre of the skull to muzzle.

Hamiltonstoevare

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Irish Red and White Setter

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A handsome dog breed, which makes for a great companion. Their distinguishable red and white coat needs a lot of attention, as this athletic dog loves to roam in the wild nature.

Size: large

Temperament: active and friendly

A handsome dog breed, which makes for a great companion. Their distinguishable red and white coat needs a lot of attention, as this athletic dog loves to roam in the wild nature.

A handsome dog breed, which makes for a great companion. Their distinguishable red and white coat needs a lot of attention, as this athletic dog loves to roam in the wild nature.

Irish Red and White Setter

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Irish Wolfhound

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The largest breed of dog and can grow up to 79cm in height. Definitely a hound for the country side where he can achieve surprisingly great speeds.

Size: extra large

Temperament: kind and gentle

The largest breed of dog and can grow up to 79cm in height. Definitely a hound for the country side where he can achieve surprisingly great speeds.

The largest breed of dog and can grow up to 79cm in height. Definitely a hound for the country side where he can achieve surprisingly great speeds.

Irish Wolfhound

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Jack Russel

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The Jack Russel is an active dog that requires plenty of exercise. They make a good house dog as it isn’t difficult to teach them good manners.

Size: small

Temperament: cheerful and courageous

The Jack Russel is an active dog that requires plenty of exercise. They make a good house dog as it isn’t difficult to teach them good manners.

The Jack Russel is an active dog that requires plenty of exercise. They make a good house dog as it isn’t difficult to teach them good manners.

Jack Russel

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Kerry Blue Terrier

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A little bit of a powerhouse among terriers. They're born black but their coat turns blueish later in life, hence the name.

Size: medium

Temperament: game and powerful

A little bit of a powerhouse among terriers. They're born black but their coat turns blueish later in life, hence the name.

A little bit of a powerhouse among terriers. They're born black but their coat turns blueish later in life, hence the name.

Kerry Blue Terrier

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Kuvasz

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The Hungarian Kuvasz can be wary of strangers. Their coat is of a brilliant white and looks majestic. In many European countries they are herder or guard dogs.

Size: large

Temperament: trainable and prudent

The Hungarian Kuvasz can be wary of strangers. Their coat is of a brilliant white and looks majestic. In many European countries they are herder or guard dogs.

The Hungarian Kuvasz can be wary of strangers. Their coat is of a brilliant white and looks majestic. In many European countries they are herder or guard dogs.

Kuvasz

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Lancashire Heeler

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They were used to drive cattle by nipping at their heels, hence the name "heeler". Another happy dog, who loves a family, children and will join into all the fun.

Size: small

Temperament: devoted and happy

They were used to drive cattle by nipping at their heels, hence the name "heeler". Another happy dog, who loves a family, children and will join into all the fun.

They were used to drive cattle by nipping at their heels, hence the name "heeler". Another happy dog, who loves a family, children and will join into all the fun.

Lancashire Heeler

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Maltese

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As an extremely stylish little dog, the Maltese shouldn’t be mistaken as a delicate breed. They are surprisingly robust and spirited.

Size: small

Temperament: biddable and sweet

As an extremely stylish little dog, the Maltese shouldn’t be mistaken as a delicate breed. They are surprisingly robust and spirited.

As an extremely stylish little dog, the Maltese shouldn’t be mistaken as a delicate breed. They are surprisingly robust and spirited.

Maltese

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Miniature Pinscher

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The smallest version of the pinscher. They have quick reactions and can be a useful household watchdog. Small but athletic.

Size: small

Temperament: alert and courageous

The smallest version of the pinscher. They have quick reactions and can be a useful household watchdog. Small but athletic.

The smallest version of the pinscher. They have quick reactions and can be a useful household watchdog. Small but athletic.

Miniature Pinscher

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Newfoundland

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The Newfoundland loves water and is an excellent swimmer with a very waterproof coat. We don't need to mention that a huge room is required to house a "Newfie".

Size: extra large

Temperament: companionable and delightful

The Newfoundland loves water and is an excellent swimmer with a very waterproof coat. We don't need to mention that a huge room is required to house a "Newfie".

The Newfoundland loves water and is an excellent swimmer with a very waterproof coat. We don't need to mention that a huge room is required to house a "Newfie".

Newfoundland

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Otterhound

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Perfect for a wild family, the Otterhound will always keep their cool. They are laid-back but love to run and be part of all the rawness of nature around them.

Size: large

Temperament: serene and balanced

Perfect for a wild family, the Otterhound will always keep their cool. They are laid-back but love to run and be part of all the rawness of nature around them.

Perfect for a wild family, the Otterhound will always keep their cool. They are laid-back but love to run and be part of all the rawness of nature around them.

Otterhound

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Pembroke Welsh Corgi

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You will be surprised how quickly this dog can move with his little legs. Even though small they have lots of energy and require regular exercise.

Size: medium

Temperament: outgoing and bold

You will be surprised how quickly this dog can move with his little legs. Even though small they have lots of energy and require regular exercise.

You will be surprised how quickly this dog can move with his little legs. Even though small they have lots of energy and require regular exercise.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi

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Poodle (Miniature)

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Super suited for town life. As all Poodles, they are cheerful extroverts and as all Poodles, they need regular grooming.

Size: small

Temperament: intelligent and sparky

Super suited for town life. As all Poodles, they are cheerful extroverts and as all Poodles, they need regular grooming.

Super suited for town life. As all Poodles, they are cheerful extroverts and as all Poodles, they need regular grooming.

Poodle (Miniature)

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Pug

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An ancient breed of miniaturized mastiffs, Pugs were the companions of Buddhist monks. They are adaptable, people orientated, good-natured and make therefore a good family dog.

Size: small

Temperament: lively and social