Selecting a dog breed that's right for you and your family requires much consideration. Before you decide on a dog, take our dog breed selector quiz.
Dog Breeds and Life Expectancy
While there isn't an exact equation when it comes to how long dogs live, here are few basic things to help you figure things out.
Top Dog Breeds for Seniors
For the elderly, life can sometimes be lonely. However, studies show that having a pet to share their love and time can help alleviate anxiety and boredom, and even improve health. When selecting a dog for an elderly person, you should consider some basic characteristics, such as size and temperament. Typically, smaller dogs do better. …
The 20 Hottest Dog Breeds
We scoured Vetstreet's data to determine the hottest dog breeds of the past decade. The results yielded some fun surprises. Is your favorite breed on the list?
Dog breeds: The 10 brightest
Graphiq's PetBreeds.com used data from psychology professor Stanley Coren's book "The Intelligence of Dogs" for this list of intelligent dog breeds, defined as those that can respond appropriately to new commands after fewer than five repetitions and obey those commands the first time 95% of the time. The Shetland sheepdog tops the list.
The 10 Smartest Dog Breeds in the World
Scientists have recently discovered the intelligence of dogs may help to understand long-term health benefits in humans. We look at some of the smartest canines in the world.
The top 25 smartest dog breeds
After surveying dog-obedience judges, psychologist Stanley Coren named these breeds as the most intelligent in his book "The Intelligence of Dogs."
The 10 Most Talkative Dog Breeds
While the dogs on this list may not have the loudest bark, they tend to be the nosiest. These are the breeds that would be at the salon gossiping all day. #1 – Beagle Not only does the beagle like to make …
The 10 Most Expensive Dog Breeds
A Tibetan Mastiff became the world's most expensive dog when it was bought for a cool $1.6 million. But this Chinese breed isn't the only pricey one out there.
The 10 easiest dog breeds to train
If you're looking for a furry addition to the family, these breeds are at the top of our list.
Top 15 smartest dog breeds
Everyone claims they have the smartest poochy around, but does their dog make the list of the smartest dog breeds? First, let’s break it down to the facts: There are three aspects of intelligence when it comes to dog breeds. First is instinctive intelligence, which refers to the dog’s ability to preform tasks it was bred to do, like herding or guarding. Second aspect of intelligence is adaptive intelligence, which refers to the dogs ability to solve problems on their own and social…
Top 7 Dangerous Dog Breeds
Dogs and insurance have been at odds for years and, because of some extremely bad claims situations, some carriers maintain lists of restricted breeds. Here are the top seven dangerous breeds.
10 Dog Breeds That Are Prone To Cancer
There are as many different dog breeds as there are personal lifestyles, so it’s no wonder that some people are particularly fond of a certain type of dog. Unfortunately, many breeds (including mixed breeds) are prone to certain health issues, including …
10 Most Dangerous Dog Breeds
Though much of a dog’s aggressiveness is due to how it is trained, some dog breeds are simply more dangerous than others. Here are the 10 most dangerous.
Top 10 Dangerous Dog Breeds
Statistics show some dog breeds are more dangerous than others, but if any type of dog bites you, you can get help from a dog bite injury attorney.
14 Most Loyal Dog Breeds
ADVERTISEMENT Ever wondered why dogs are “man’s best friend?” It’s not just because they’re cute and cuddly and will look at you with adoring eyes. Our history together goes back hundreds of years, for which dogs have worked and lived alongside man loyally and faithfully. Of course, certain breeds are more loyal than others. For …
This Is What Your Dog’s Breed Says About You
Not only does your neighbor George bear a striking resemblance to his bulldog Barry, but chances are, their resemblance is more than skin deep. Turns out that pet owners may also share their dogs' personalities, according to recent research.
Top 15 Child-Friendly Dog Breeds
As not all dog breeds are created equal, let's take a closer look at which dog breeds are particularly suited for the little ones.
These Are the Top 10 Smartest Dog Breeds, According to Experts
While all dogs make for best friends, some are, um, more lovably clueless than others. But when it comes to working intelligence (i.e. following commands), certain types stand out from the pack. After surveying almost 200 dog-obedience judges, psychologist Stanley Coren named these breeds as the best of the bunch in his book The Intelligence of Dogs And, if you’re curious, we’ve answered some FAQs about…
Top Three Dog Breeds Most Likely To Bite
There are several dog breeds that have a tendency to bite, but here are the top three breeds most likely to bite.