— He has a history as a status symbol, but the real Borzoi is more of a good ol' boy.
— Was the teddy bear really modeled after this dog breed?
— The Bergamasco, Boerboel, Cirneco dell’Etna, and Spanish Water Dog bring AKC's total to 184 breeds.
— When the going gets tough, get a Malamute! This breed is known for heavy hauling.
— Find out why so many people cotton to the Coton de Tulear!
— Don't be fooled by the plain brown wrapper! This unassuming "swamp Poodle" is fast becoming one of the most popular spaniels in America.
— You probably saw him in "For the Love of Winn Dixie" -- but did you know he was a purebred impersonating a mutt?
— This dapper dog is ready to spring into action -- and burrow into your heart!
— You had to be tough to survive in South Africa in the 1800s; the Boerboel was the dog of choice for protection from animals and other humans.
— Go ahead and drool over these delightful photos of Newfoundland puppies and their friends!
— Did you catch the Thanksgiving Day dog show? Get a recap and celebrate with the winners the right here.
— This large-breed dog is taking America by storm -- but he's not for everyone.
— At the St. Bernard Hospice, the dogs became famous for locating more than 2,000 lost travelers over the course of 300 years.
— It's America's most watched dog show---and we have the inside scoop. Use our cheat sheet to impress your friends!
— From ancient origins to the brink of extinction to worldwide fame, the Shar-Pei has seen it all.
— Your motivation will skyrocket, and your daily grind will be fluffier with these cute puppy pictures!
— Excellent police and military dogs, a Malinois even served on the Navy Seal team that raided bid Laden's compound.
— Cane Corso puppies grow into huge, gorgeous dogs, weighing 100 pounds or more. Enjoy lifting them while you can!
— He's more than a Lab with a perm -- this dog breed is the top choice for dedicated waterfowl hunters.
— Perhaps no other breed packs so much brains and beauty into such a small package.
— He's a fast friend with a racing heart, but don't mistake him for a Greyhound.
— Like many human celebrities, this breed needs only a single name; the Brittany Spaniel officially became the Brittany in 1982.
— The iconic Scotty has endured as one of the most beloved and recognized dogs in history.
— This onetime cattle dog is black and tan and tough all over, except for where he's just a big softy.
— He won't back down from a challenge or adventure, especially if digging, barking, and turning his fur black with dirt is involved.
— A favorite of royalty, artists, and just plain folk, the Weim is a do-it-all kind of dog.
— This big fella who's sometimes mistaken for a Saint Bernard is a lover, not a fighter.
— Once the emblem of Dutch Patriots who fought the House of Orange in the late 1700s, the Keeshond is now known more for his smile.
— This ancient breed -- like a souped-up Pekingese -- is one of the best-kept secrets of dogdom.
— The only dog with Dingo in his pedigree, this breed is an ace at herding cattle on rugged land.