Pitbull Terrier Origin The American Pit Bull Terrier (also known as ‘Yankee Terrier’, and closely related to the American Staffordshire Terrier) derived from crossing Bulldogs with an older Terrier … Continue reading APBT puppies
Rolf was either the smartest dog in history or the center of a scam that fooled a nation—specifically Nazi Germany. Rolf (died 1919) was an Airedale terrier that was claimed … Continue reading Rolf the Nazi dog story
Originally bred as cattle-protecting dogs, Rottweilers are known to be relentless protectors of their pack. They are an intelligent breed and extremely loyal to their owners. Rottweilers are known … Continue reading Understanding the Rottie
In 1966, the World Cup was being held in England which, to the English, was kind of a big deal. Maybe the reason they were taking it so seriously … Continue reading Dog got a World Cup!
It’s generally believed that Owney’s original owner was a mail clerk because, just as Bob the Railway dog was obsessed with trains, Owney loved the scent and texture of … Continue reading Owney the good-luck tailsman
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The Saint Bernard is a dog that was specifically bred for a single purpose—to search and rescue. Monks at the Saint Bernard Pass, a dangerous, snowy divide between Switzerland … Continue reading Barry
Bob was born in South Australia in 1882, and for some reason he loved trains. He spent the early years of his life as a stray, following railway workers … Continue reading Bob The Railway Dog