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Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds

Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds , Online encyclopedia of dogs of the world with in depth descriptions of dog breeds including human lifestyle compatibility, lifespan, dog size and color and etc.


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Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds

Breed Group: Toy
Weight: 7-9 lbs
Height: 9-11.5 inches
Color(s): black, gray, silver, or black and tan
Afghan Hound
Breed Group: Hounds
Weight: Male: 60; Female: 50 lbs
Height: Male: 27; Female: 25 inches
Color(s): all colors permissible except spotted
African Boerboel
Breed Group: Miscellaneous Class
Weight: 154-200 pounds (70 and 90 kg)
Height: 23-28 inches (59-70 cm)
Color(s): reddish brown, cream, all shades of brindle, tawny with or without a black mask with some white on chest acceptable.
Airedale Terrier
Breed Group: Terrier
Weight: 45 lbs
Height: 23 inches
Color(s): tan with black or grizzle saddle
Breed Group: Not Akc Recognized
Weight: Male: 120; Female: 90 lbs
Height: Male: 28-31; Female: 27-29 inches
Color(s): Solid White
Breed Group: Working
Weight: Male: 85-130; Female: 65-110 lbs
Height: Male: 25-28; Female: 23-26 inches
Color(s): any color, including white, pinto, or brindle
Alapaha Blue Blood Bulldog
Breed Group: Not Akc Recognized
Weight: Male: 100; Female: 78 lbs
Height: Male: 23-26; Female: 20-23 inches
Color(s): blue merle, brown merle, red merle brindle, tan, red, brown, black, white
Alaskan klee kai
Breed Group: Not Akc Recognized
Weight: Toy: 10; Miniature: 15; Standard: 23 lbs
Height: Toy: 13; Miniature: 13-15; Standard: 15-17.5 inches
Color(s): All colors; Markings must be symmetrical. The facial mask is distinctly defined.
Alaskan Malamute
Breed Group: Working
Weight: Male: 85; Female: 75 lbs
Height: Male: 25; Female: 23 inches
Color(s): light gray through to black, with white shading and a white mask or cap; also shades of sable or red with shading, or all white
American Bulldog
Breed Group: Not AKC Recognized
Weight: Male: 70-120; Female: 60-100 lbs
Height: Male: 22-28; Female: 20-26 inches
Color(s): white, brindle, brown, red, or tan
American English Coonhound
Breed Group: Not Akc Recognized
Weight: 40-65 lbs
Height: Male: 24-26; Female: 23-25 inches
Color(s): Blue and white, red and white, black and white with ticking; tri-color with ticking, brindle, or solid
American Eskimo
Breed Group: Non-Sporting
Weight: Toy: 6-10; Miniature: 10-20; Standard: 18-35 lbs
Height: Toy: 9-12; Miniature: 12-15; Standard: 15-19 inches
Color(s): White; white with biscuit cream
American Foxhound
Breed Group: Hound
Weight: Male: 70-75; Female: 65-70 lbs
Height: Male: 22-25 Female: 21-24 inches
Color(s): Black, white, tan in either a bi-color or tri-color pattern
American PitBull Terrier
Breed Group: Not AKC Recognized
Weight: 22-110 lbs
Height: 18-22 inches
Color(s): multicolored, black and white
American Staffordshire Terrier
Breed Group: Terrier
Weight: 57-67 lbs
Height: Male: 18-19; Female 17-18 inches
Color(s): any solid or partial color, but more than 80 percent white, black and tan, or liver are less preferred
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