Category Archives: Dog

Australian Shepherd Growth Chart and Size Comparison

Australian Shepherd

The Australian Shepherd is a medium-sized breed that goes through distinct growth phases. This guide covers the average height, weight, and coat length changes during an Aussie’s growth from puppyhood to adulthood. A size comparison to other popular breeds is also provided. Age Male Weight (lbs) Female Weight (lbs) Average Height (inches) Coat Length (inches) […]

Labrastaff 101 – A Unique Labrador Cross Staffie

Offspring of Labrador and Staffordshire Bull Terrier cross

The Labrador Retriever cross Staffordshire Bull Terrier, also known as labrastaff is growing in popularity as a family-friendly mixed breed. This cross combines the best traits from both parent breeds. They inherit an affectionate, gentle nature from the Labrador and devotion to their owners. From the Staffie side comes courage, playfulness, and a fun-loving attitude. […]

Difference Between German Shepherd and Swiss White Shepherd

German Shepherd and Swiss White are siting side by side

German Shepherds and Swiss White Shepherds are two popular breeds that share a recent common ancestry but have diverged into distinct breeds with key differences. This blog post will compare and contrast the history, appearance, temperament, and health of German and Swiss White Shepherds to help you better understand these remarkable dogs. Understanding the nuanced […]

What is the Belgiador? Exploring the Lab Malinois Mix

Labrador Retriever and the Belgian Malinois are standing together

The Belgiador is a popular new hybrid dog breed that combines the Labrador Retriever and the Belgian Malinois. This crossbreed goes by other names like Labrador Malinois and Malador, but Belgiador has emerged as a commonly used portmanteau. While this mix blends some of the best traits from both parent breeds, the Labrador and Malinois […]

Providing the Best Diet for Your Bernese Mountain Dog with Chart

Bernese Mountain Dog with food around him but he cant eat due to diet control

The Bernese Mountain Dog is a large, hardy working breed originally from the Swiss Alps. Reaching weights of 80 – 115 lbs at maturity, they have substantial caloric needs to support their large frames and active dispositions. As puppies and adolescents under 18 months old, high quality protein sources should comprise 22% of their diet […]

Bernerussell: The Unique Bernese Mountain Dog Jack Russell Mix

Adorable Bernese Mountain Dog and Jack Russel are standing together

The world of dog breeds offers endless variations and combinations. The Bernese Mountain Dog is an increasingly popular mixed breed, crossed with the Jack Russell Terrier. This unusual pairing might seem unlikely at first glance. However, the blend of the calm, gentle Bernese and the lively, spirited Jack Russell makes for a delightful hybrid companion. […]

Bernese Mountain Dog Husky Mix: Bernsky 101

Adorable Bernese Mountain Dog and Husky are standing tall

The Bernese Mountain Dog Husky mix, also known as the Bernsky or Huskernese, is a cross between the Bernese Mountain Dog and the Siberian Husky. This large designer dog combines the best traits from both parent breeds, creating a stunning canine with a loving personality. For families looking for an active and loyal companion, the […]