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Hound Breeds

Hound breeds are plentiful and popular. Currently, twenty-five different individual breeds make up the American Kennel Club’s Hound Group. Many hounds were first bred as hunting companions because of their special tracking qualities that the hunter can utilize. Scenthounds, like the Basset Hound and Dachshund, follow their noses and help follow trails to prey on […]

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Herding Dog Breeds

Collies, Sheepdogs, and Cattle Dogs, Oh My! There are some pretty amazing dogs in the Herding Dog Breeds group. If you have seen the movie, Babe, you probably recognize what the Border Collie is doing in the photograph to the left. By simply “giving eye” (or staring at the sheep), along with making barking sounds, this amazing breed […]

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