Non-Sporting Group

American Eskimo Dog

American Eskimo Dog: White Watchdog

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The AKC recognized the American Eskimo Dog (Eskie) in 1994 in the non-sporting group. This white dog makes an outstanding watchdog family companion with its spitz-like features. They have a classic spitz’s physical makeup but an all-white double coat. Its ears are short and thick, which protects them from cold…
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Bichon Frise: Very Sporty Non-Sporting Dog

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Are you looking for a sporty dog that doesn’t fit into the traditional categories of sporting dogs? Look no further than the Bichon Frise! This small, fluffy breed is energetic and has unique abilities. It’s perfect for people who want to enjoy an active lifestyle with their pups. And its…
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Chinese Shar-Pei: Calm but Independent

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The Chinese Shar-Pei might be the perfect breed if you’re looking for a unique and loyal companion. Originating in China, this breed is known for its distinctive wrinkles and protective nature. While their appearance may be intimidating, Shar-Peis are known for their affectionate and loyal personalities. Despite their popularity in…
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Coton De Tulear

Coton de Tulear: Small but Mighty

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What is Coton de Tulear? This French lapdog is one of the most unique and popular breeds of dogs worldwide. Its gentle, affectionate nature, combined with its small size, make it the perfect companion for families of any size.  The Coton de Tulear is a relatively new breed from Madagascar….
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Dalmatian dog outdoors in summer

Dalmatian: Smart and Outgoing

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The Dalmatian is a classic breed of dog known for their striking spotted coat and friendly personality. These dogs have a long history as carriage dogs, running alongside horse-drawn carriages and serving as protectors and companions to their human handlers. Today, Dalmatians make beloved family pets and are popular in…
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