Siamese Information

Characteristics Two types of Siamese can be found, the traditional type and the modern type. The main differences are in appearance with the former bearing a round head with a strong, compact body and the latter bearing a triangular head with a light and slender body. These small to medium sized cats have distinctive blue…

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Siberian Husky Information

Siberian Husky Temperament & Size This medium sized dog has a thickly furred double coat, that can be seen in a variety of colours including pure white, grey, red, sable, agouti (some hairs are black at the root and at the tip and have yellow or beige band at the centre) and black & white.…

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Shar Pei Information

Shar Pei Temperament & Size This medium sized exotic looking dog is renowned for its deeply wrinkled skin, blue black tongue and its large ‘hippopotamus like’ head. They have a short coat that can be seen in a variety of colours including fawn, red, sand, cream, black, lilac and blue even though the words”Shar-Pei” translate…

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Staffordshire Bull Terrier Information

Staffordshire Bull Terrier Temperament & Size Hardy, medium sized, powerfully built dogs that are muscular all over. They have a low maintenance smooth, short coat. They prefer human company to the company of other dogs. Staffordshire Bull Terrier Life Span & Health Problems The life expectancy of a Staffordshire bull terrier is approximately 14 –…

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Weimaraner Information

Weimaraner Temperament & Size Their short, smooth coat and striking eyes give it an aristocratic appearance. The colour of the coat comes in many hues, ranging from mouse grey, charcoal blue to silver grey. Less commonly the breed also comes in blue or black. They have webbed feet which help them to be excellent swimmers.…

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Welsh Corgi Pembroke Information

Pembroke Welsh Corgi Temperament & Size All Corgis, including the Cardigan Welsh Corgi, carry the achondroplasia gene which causes dwarf like characteristics, i.e. short limbs yet normal size body. They have a low maintenance short double coat which needs occasional brushing. They require more attention during their two seasonal moults. Welsh Corgi Pembroke Life Span &…

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West Highland White Terrier Information

West Highland White Terrier Temperament & Size Affectionately known as the Westie, this breed have a self-assured but cheerful temperament but are stubborn occasionally. It is imperative that they are correctly trained and that the owner is the dominant party to avoid behavioural problems. They sport a solid white, double coat which requires regular brushing…

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Whippet Information

Whippet Temperament & Size The Whippet is sweet-natured, docile, yet playful and athletic, medium sized dog and is fantastic with children, which makes them an excellent family pet. They will happily relax on the couch but also enjoyvigorous bursts of exercise occasionally reaching speeds of up to 35mph. They have a short, smooth, easy care…

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