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Flat Coated Retriever Dog Breeds

Group: Sporting Weight: 60-70 lbs Height: male: 23-24.5, female: 22-23.5 inches Overview This breed was developed during the 1800s came about as a cross between the Irish Setter, Labrador, Water Dog, .
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French Bulldog Dog Breeds

Group: Non-sporting Weight: 28 lbs Height: 11-13 inches Overview There is a great deal of speculation about the origin of the French Bulldog, and the most common believe is that they originated from ..
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German Pinscher Dog Breeds

Group: Working Weight: 25 - 35 Lbs. Height: 17 - 20 Inches Overview The German Pinscher dates as far back as the late 1700's and was formally recognized as a breed in its mother country in 1879. The .
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German Shepherd Dog Dog Breeds

Group: Herding Weight: 75-95 lbs Height: male: 24-26, female: 22-24 inches Overview The German Shepherd was first bred in the 19th century by Max Von Stephanitz. He is considered to be the father of ..
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German Shorthaired Pointer Dog Breeds

Group: Sporting Weight: male: 55-70, female: 45-60 lbs Height: male: 23-25, female: 21-23 inches Overview The German Shorthaired Pointer breed was first bred during the 1800s for hunting purposes. ..
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German Wirehaired Pointer Dog Breeds

Group: Sporting Weight: 45-75 lbs Height: 22-26 inches Overview The German Wirehaired Pointer was first bred in the late 1800s and in the beginning of the 1900s in Germany. The origin of this breed ..
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Curly Coated Retriever Dog Breeds

Group: Sporting Weight: Male: 80-100, Female: 70-90 lbs Height: Male: 25-27, Female: 23-25 inches Overview The Curly Coated Retriever has its origin in England and is one of the oldest dog breeds ..
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Dutch Shepherd - Dog Breeds

Group: Herding Weight: 65-67 lbs Height: 22-25 inches Overview The Dutch Shepherd is originally from the Netherlands where they have been bred during the 1800's to be an all-purpose dog. These dogs ..
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Dutch Smoushond - Dog Breeds

Group: Terrier Weight: 20-22 lbs Height: 14-17 inches Overview The precise origin of the Dutch Smoushond is unknown, but these dogs appear to be connected to the German Schnauzer. During the 1800s, ..
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English Cocker Spaniel - Dog Breeds

Group: Sporting Weight: male: 28-34, female: 26-32 lbs Height: male: 15-17, female: 14-16 inches Overview The English Cocker Spaniel has not always lived in England, and they probably originated in ..
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English Foxhound - Dog Breeds

Group: Hounds Weight: 65-70 pounds Height: Dogs 22-25 inches Bitches 21-24 inches Overview This breed originated from the breeding of various hounds, which were then crossed with the Bulldog, the ..
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Field Spaniel - Dog Breeds

Group: Sporting Weight: 35-50 lbs Height: male: 18, female: 17 inches Overview The Field Spaniel is originally from England, and a descendant of the English Cocker Spaniel. The Field Spaniel almost ..
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Fila Brasileiro - Dog Breeds

Group: Mastiff Weight: males 140 - 180, females 125 - 160 lbs Height: 24 - 29.5 inches Overview The Fila Brasileiro is forbidden in a few countries, but it still has a history of fine behavior and ..
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Finnish Spitz - Dog Breeds

Group: Non-sporting Weight: 25 lbs Height: 18 inches Overview The Finnish Spitz was originally brought from the area of the Volga River Area to Central Russia about 2000 years ago. This breed is the ..
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Affenpinscher Dog Breeds

Breed group: Terrier Weight: 7-8 pounds Height: 10-15 inches Overview Affenpinscher originated in Germany during the 1600's where they were primarily used as vermin hunting dogs. It is not entirely ..
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Afghan Hound Dog Breed Profile

Breed group: Hound Weight: 58-64lb Height: Males 27 inches, Females 25 inches Overview Afghan hounds are a very old breed that is inhabitant to Sinai. The Egyptian papyruses mention them quite a few ..
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African Boerboel Dog Breeds

Breed group: Mastiff Weight: 154-200 pounds Height: males 25-28 inches, female 23-25.5 inches Overview The Boerboel has been successfully developed in South Africa, and the breed is still in the ..
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Airedale Terrier Dog Breed Info

Breed group: Terrier Weight: Males 50-65 pounds, Females 40-45 pounds Height: Male 22-24 inches, Female 22-23 inches Overview This breed is originally from York where they have been developed a ..
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Akita Dog Breed Info

Breed group: Working Weight: Males 75-120 lbs, Females 75-110 lbs Height: Males 26-28 inches, Females 24-26 inches Overview The Akita originated from the Akita region in Japan, and this breed is more .
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Akbash Dog Breed Profile

Breed group: Flock guard Weight: 90-130 pounds Height: 28-32 inches Overview The Akbash is a fairly rare dog breed, and they are originally from the western part of Turkey. Shepherds from this area ..
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American Bulldog

Breed group: Mastiff Weight: male: 70-120, female: 60-100 lbs Height: male: 22-28, female: 20-26 inches Overview The American Bulldog was almost extinct after the Second World War, but they were ..
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Argentine Dogo

Breed group: Mastiff Weight: Male 90-100 lbs, female 80-90 lbs Height: Male 24.5-27.5 inches, female 23.5-26 inches Overview The Argentine Dogo was developed by a courageous big game hunter, Dr. ..
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American Cocker Spaniel

Breed group: Sporting Weight: 15-30 lbs Height: Males 15 ½ inches, females 14 ½ inches Overview The American Cocker Spaniel is a very beloved breed in the USA. This breed was brought to America by ..
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Australian Cattle Dog Breed

Breed group: Herding Weight: 35-45 lbs Height: male 18-20 inches; female 17-19 inches Overview The Australian Cattle dog is originally from Australia where they have been developed during the ..
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American Eskimo Dog Breed

Breed group: Non-sporting Weight: Toy 6-10 lbs, miniature 10-20 pounds, standard 18-35 pounds Height: Toy 9-12 inches, miniature 12-15 inches, standard 15-19 inches Overview It is believed that this ..
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