Dog Breed Groups
If you’re going to share your home with a dog, you’ll need to deal with some level of dog hair on your clothes and in your house.However, shedding does vary greatly among the breeds: Some dogs shed year-round, some “blow” seasonally — produce a snowstorm ofloose hair — some do both, and some shed hardly at all. If you’re a neatnik you’ll need to either pick a low-shedding breed, or relax your standards.
Every breed was created for a reason, and the companion dogs are no exception. Their job is to keep people company, perhaps the most important work a dog can do. Some are miniaturized versions of working dogs, and some were created solely as beautiful lap dogs — but without exception, they are all dog. The […]