Airedale Terrier General Appearance: Sturdy and well muscled. It's wiry coat needs to be groomed every few months.
Size, Proportion, and Substance: Height-males, 23 inches at the shoulders; female, slightly less. Weight between 45...More »
Akita General Appearance: Large, powerful, alert, heavy boned. Muscular, brisk, sharp movements. Dignified and courageous. Double coated, sheds twice a year. Should be brushed out twice a week.
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American Bulldog General Appearance: The American Bulldog is a large and powerful dog. They have a broad box-shaped head and a deep chest. They are a heavily muscled breed with a coat that is short, hard and shiny.
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American Eskimo Dog General Appearance: Strong, agile, and alert. Thick snowy white coat that needs to be brushed twice a week and daily while shedding. Curled over bushy tail. Three different sizes: Toy, Miniature, and Standard.
Australian Cattle Dog General Appearance: The appearance of the Australian Cattle Dog suggests strength, agility and endurance in a compact package. The head is broad with ears of moderate size. They have a muscular neck, strong back and...More »
Australian Shepherd General Appearance: Confident, strong desire to work, reserved with strangers, intelligent, trainable, curious, loyal to owner. Water resistant coat.
Size, Proportion, and Substance: Height-18 to 23 inches at the w...More »
Basenji General Appearance: Short, short haired, and lightly built. Elegant and graceful, poised and curious. Tightly curled tail.
Size, Proportion, and Substance: Height-males, 17 inches; females, 16 inches. Weight-male...More »
Basset Hound General Appearance: Short-legged, heavy in bone, moving deliberately not clumsily. Smooth, short coat. Brushing once a week should keep it clean.
Size, Proportion, and Substance: Height - preferably no higher than...More »
Beagle General Appearance: Solid and sturdy, with gentle, pleading expression. They can be any hound color, but are usually tan, black and white.
Size, Proportion, and Substance: There are two types of Beagles-those under...More »
Bernese Mountain Dog General Appearance: The Bernese is strikingly aristocratic with a strong build and proud stance, deep chested with a level topline. Coat is thick, moderately long and can be slightly wavy or straight in an illustrious...More »
Bichon Frise General Appearance: Small, cheerful, with a jaunty and inquisitive expression. Curly coat does not shed.
Size, Proportion, and Substance: Height - 9 1/2 to 11 1/2 inches at the withers is preferred; 9 to 12 inches ...More »
Bloodhound General Appearance: Powerful, with thin, loose skin, especially around the head and neck, where it hangs in loose folds. Possessing a wise and noble expression.
Size, Proportion, and Substance: Height-males, 25 to ...More »
Boggle Mix General Appearance: Brindle or black and white coloring.
Size, Proportion, and Substance: 15 to 30 lbs.
Background: The Boggle, a Boston Terrier/Beagle Mix is often mistaken for a miniature Boxer due to their ...More »
Border Collie General Appearance: A graceful and agile medium-sized dog; energetic, alert and eager; highly intelligent. Body is slightly longer than high.
Size, Proportion, and Substance: Height-males, approximately 19 to 22 in...More »
Boston Terrier General Appearance: Lively, highly intelligent, with a smooth coat, short head and compact body. He expresses determination, strength and style. A quick once a week brush through keeps his coat nice and shiny. In col...More »