Dog Breeds

Standard Poodle

October 14, 2009 Dog Breeds

Standard Poodle Characteristics At a glance: Height: 22 to 27 inches Weight: 45 to 70 lbs Color: Cream,cafe’-au-lait, apricot, gray, blue, brown, silver Life Expectancy: 12-15 years Average litter: 8 Grooming: Demanding Exercise: Medium Temperament: Sparky and cheerful Standard Poodle Characteristics – History : The Standard Poodle is considered to have originated in france and […]

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Golden Retriever Breed

October 5, 2009 Dog Breeds

Golden Retriever Characteristics At a glance: Breed Group: Golden Retriever Height: 23-24 inches Weight: 65-75 lbs Color: golden color coats. Life Expectancy: 10-13 years Average litter size: 6 History: The golden retriever breed originated from Scotland in 1800. There were doubts over the original breeds which were crossed. The original or traditional opinion was believed […]

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Yorkshire Terriers

March 4, 2009 Dog Breeds

Yorkshire Terrier Characteristics At a glance: Breed Group: Toys Group Height: 8 – 9 inches Weight: 4 – 7 lbs Color: They are born black and as adults are blue and tan. Life Expectancy: 13-14 years Average litter size: 3 History: The Yorkshire Terrier was originally a product of crossing different small breeds in Yorkshire, […]

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