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Australian Cattle Dog/Blue Heeler

Australian Cattle Dog/Blue Heeler breed :

The Australian Cattle Dog originated in Australia during the 19th century and was mainly bred for endurance and herding abilities. Also known as Blue Heeler, Red Heeler, and Queensland Heeler, this breed is considered to be one of the three most popular dog breeds in Australia.
Affenpinscher

Affenpinscher breed :

The Affenpinscher, commonly referred to as the "monkey dog", originated in Germany in the 16th century. Their strong character and sporting instinct made this breed particularly useful in destroying rats and mice. However, nowadays the Affenpinscher is mainly a companion dog.
Dalmatian

Dalmatian breed :

An ancient breed, it is believed the Dalmatian originated in a section of Yugoslavia called Dalmatia. Their stamina, size, and guard dog capabilities made them a favored breed by English aristocracy. During both World Wars, this breed was used to protect the camps of U.S. soldiers. The Dalmatian is most often associated with being a firehouse dog.
Airedale Terrier

Airedale Terrier breed :

The Airedale Terrier is protective, brave, and affectionate. Like any other dog, this breed also demands love and attention. The Airedale Terrier should start obedience training at a young age in order to avoid dominance issues and to ensure that the dog will be well mannered.
Kerry Blue Terrier

Kerry Blue Terrier breed :

The Kerry Blue Terrier is a playful, vivacious, alert, and boisterous breed. Will bring a lot of joy to the lives of many. This breed makes a good companion animal, and is generally good with other animals if properly introduced. The Kerry Blue Terrier does show protective instincts, and does make a good watchdog, however will not attack unless provoked.


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Abyssinian breed :

The Abyssinian Cats coat is fine. dense. silky and soft. The coat may have two or three dark bands of ticking and be medium in length. The eyes are slightly slanting. expressive large. almond-shaped highlighted by a dark line surrounded by a lighter area. The color of the eyes can be green. amber or hazel. The large. alert ears are set wide and cupped. The head does not have flat planes and is like a wedge slightly rounded. The muzzle is not square or pointed sharply. The Abyssinian cat medium size cat that is lithe. balanced and muscular. The legs are finely boned and slim with small. compact paws. The tail is long. tapering and thick at base.

Korat breed :

The Korat Cats coat is silky and thick with only a single coat. The coat length may be short to medium in length. The eyes are luminous. over-sized. large. and well rounded. The color of the eyes are usually green. but when the cats are young the color changes. The large ears are set high and alert and have a rounded tip. The head looks heart-shaped from certain angles with the eyebrows forming the upper curves. The Korat Cat has a profile that is well defined and a strong jaw. Its body is muscular and legs are in proportion to the body. The back legs are slightly longer than the front. The tail is medium in length. tapering and thick at base. The Korat is a medium sized cat and the females are smaller than the males.

American Bobtail breed :

The American Bobtail can be shorthair or longhair. The shorthair American Bobtail has a coat that is semi-dense and medium in length. It has a double coat and is non-matting. The longhair American Bobtail has a coat that is slight shaggy and medium to long in length. It has a double coat and is resilient. The eyes are deep set. large and almond-shaped. The eyes can be any of the eye colors but mainly yellow. green. gold and copper. blue in bi-color/van or odd-eyed in white. The American Bobtails ears are medium in size with a wide base and rounded tips. The head is broad and in proportion to the body without flat planes. The brow is distinct with a rounded forehead to eye ridge. The nose is wide. The muzzle is well defined and broad with a strong chin. The neck may appear short because of the musculature. The body is long with a full broad chest. The hips are wide and slightly higher with defined shoulder blades. The legs are of good length and in proportion to the body. The tail is usually half the length of the average cat.

American Curl breed :

The American Curl Cats coat is silky and soft. The coat length may either be long or short with a minimal undercoat. The eyes can be all colors and are rather large and walnut shaped. The ears are wide at the bottom and open curving to the back. The head sort of longer than it is wide and the nose is straight. The muzzle is rounded with a firm chin. The American Curl is a medium size cat that is balanced and muscular with medium length legs and a tail that is flexible.

American Shorthair breed :

The American Shorthair is the most popular and widespread cat breed. It is thought that this breed descended from English cats that were brought to North America by early European settlers in order to protect valuable cargo from mice and rats.


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