Dog Breeds

Introducing The Patterdale Terrier

Introducing The Patterdale Terrier

Patterdale Terriers are cute looking high energy hunting dogs that were bred in the North of England. Today, let’s take a look at the breed and consider whether a Patterdale Terrier is the right dog for you. The Origins of the Patterdale Terrier Patterdale terriers come from a place called Patterdale in the Lake District, […] Read more…

Do Dachshunds Make Good Family Dogs?

Do Dachshunds Make Good Family Dogs?

Dachshunds are cute little dogs also known as sausage dogs because of their long bodies. You might be thinking of buying one and want to know, do dachshunds make good family dogs? Let’s find out… About the Dachshund Centuries ago Dachshunds were bred in Germany to hunt Badgers. “Dach” translates as Badger and “Hund” means […] Read more…

Are Samoyeds good family dogs?

Are Samoyeds Good Family Dogs?

You’ve probably arrived at this post because you’re thinking about getting a Samoyed as a family pet and are wondering if this breed is good with kids. Read on to find out a bit more about this breed to see if a Samoyed is for you.  About the Samoyed The Samoyed is a medium-sized dog […] Read more…

There are certain things to look for when deciding on a dog breed. Let’s examine what those things are.

Choosing A Dog Breed

There are certain things to look for when deciding on a dog breed. Let’s examine what those things are. Choosing a breed that compliments you and your personality is one factor. If choosing a dog as a family pet, ensuring the dog gets along with children is another important factor. A dog’s temperament does play […] Read more…

Jack Russell

The Jack Russell Terrier

I thought I’d write a quick post on the Jack Russell Terrier especially because I own one myself. The *Jack Russell Terrier was originally bred as a ratter and has been around for about 200 years, this breed varies in size and shape. The Parson Russell Terrier developed in the 1800s is the breed with […] Read more…