A product from the union between the ancient herding dogs of the Roman Empire and the Vikings, the Border Collie is, without a doubt, the greatest herding dog the world has ever seen. Hailing from the borders of England and Scotland, hence the name “Border Collie,” this dog breed first arrived in the United States … Read moreHow Much Does A Border Collie Cost?
Alaskan Malamutes are one of the oldest dog breeds, dating back possibly 4,000 years ago during the Palaeolithic era. They are often mistaken for wolves and it’s no wonder why film industries make use of their appearance. Remember Chewbacca from Star Wars? Mals may look like a wolf ready to devour anyone but actually, their … Read moreHow Much Does an Alaskan Malamute Cost?
Probably one of the most popular toy breed dogs is the Shih Tzu. With a name that literally translates to “lion dog,” the Shih Tzu was originally bred for royalty. Pronounced as “SHEED-zoo,” this is an ancient breed of dog with references going back as far as the 7th Century C.E. as well as the discovery … Read moreHow Much Does A Shih Tzu Cost?
A popular toy dog in the UK, especially by the royalty of England, the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel was recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1996. This breed is eager to please and is a willing volunteer to become a lap or foot warmer. Considering the average selling price, the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel … Read moreHow Much Does a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Cost?
The Bichon Frise is a small, non-sporting dog breed which has an ancient Mediterranean ancestry. It is a descendant of the Barbet or the Water Spaniel from which the name Barbichon came from and was shortened to Bichon. Several groups of dogs evolved from the Barbet into four different breeds namely, the Bichon Bolognese, the … Read moreHow Much Does a Bichon Frise Cost?
Swedish Vallhunds may look like corgis, walk like corgis, even sometimes called “wolf corgis” but they are not corgis. They are an ancient breed believed to have existed for more than a thousand years, dating back to the time of the Vikings – which is why they are also called Viking dogs. These canines were … Read moreHow Much Does a Swedish Vallhund Cost?
One of the four types of costly Swiss Mountain Dogs, the Bernese Mountain Dog is a flexible working-type dog that was originally bred for farm work: herding cattle and pulling carts. Nowadays, Bernese Mountain dogs are valued for being loyal companions and watchdogs. Also called “Bernies” and “Bernese Sennenhund” in the Swedish tongue, there was once a … Read moreHow Much Does A Bernese Mountain Dog Cost?
The Cane Corso is a large breed that served as a guard dog on the farms of Italy. Cane is pronounced “kah-nay”, not the same way as “cane” in sugar cane. Cane means dog while Corso, pronounced “kor-so”, means protector. With a history dating back to ancient Greek tribes, this breed has only been recognized … Read moreHow Much Does a Cane Corso Cost?
Did you know that Samoyeds are among the oldest dog breeds in the world? In fact, studies have shown that there are only 14 ancient breeds that are genetically close to wolves and the ever gorgeous Samoyeds are one of them. Samoyeds originated from Asia and were bred by the Siberian Samoyede people as powerful … Read moreHow Much Does A Samoyed Cost?
Did you know that canines have a Guinness World Record too? The title for the most tennis balls stuffed in mouth by a dog is held by Augie. Augie was an 8-year-old golden retriever that has set the record in 2003 for having 5 tennis balls in its mouth at the same time. Well, it … Read moreHow Much Does a Golden Retriever Cost?