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  • Dog Breeds

    Australian Cattle Dog

    Need a running buddy? Challenge yourself to race an Australian Cattle Dog – they are ideal pets for active households. Be ready to give up the title of ‘fastest runner in the house’, as an Australian Cattle Dog will outrun you every time. They are a high-energy, hard-working dog who enjoy being active all day …

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    Weimaraner

    Want an active pet that loves children and is low-maintenance? A Weimaraner will be your best buddy. Nicknamed the Silver Ghost, the Weimaraner is a fast, agile and elegant dog. They are great family pets, getting along well with children and making ideal companions. They love family life and enjoy getting involved and playing lots …

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    Miniature Dachshund

    Playful, lively and very cute, Miniature Dachshunds are great pets for those who love long walks and snuggles. Nicknamed the ‘sausage dog’, a full-grown Miniature Dachshund weighs between 4-5 kgs, and is only 35cm long. Historically, Miniature Dachshunds were bred to hunt rabbits, but now they are wonderful family pets. These cute little lapdogs are …

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    Australian Bulldog

    If you love the cuteness of a Bulldog but also want a loving, gentle, low-maintenance and healthy dog, then the Australian Bulldog is just the pet for you. Not yet recognised as an official breed in Australia, the Australian Bulldog is a relative of the British Bulldog. Bred for Aussie conditions, they tend to suffer …

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    Samoyed

    Fluffy, all-white and very pretty is the best way to sum up a Samoyed. They are also incredibly family-friendly and known for being great with children. They’ll also have you out and about exercising in no time. Known for herding reindeer in Northern Russia, this family pet may just help ‘herd’ your family into line. …

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    Old English Sheepdog

    This may be the ultimate furry friend. Whether you’re running, biking, hiking or catching up on the latest TV series, an Old English Sheepdog will always be happy to join you. Your happiness is your dog’s happiness when you own an Old English Sheepdog. Whether running, biking, walking or being a couch potato, this dog …

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    Miniature Pinscher

    A Miniature Pinscher’s greatest joys in life are toys, more toys and their humans, so expect lots of playtime and cuddles. Miniature Pinscher owners are constantly replacing half-eaten chew toys. They adore toys and will happily play with them all day long. It is said people who have a Miniature Pinscher are never bored. Brash, …

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    Italian Greyhound

    This breed isn’t always fast and furious. Italian Greyhounds love nothing more than a relaxing afternoon snuggled on the couch. Italian Greyhounds – basically miniature Greyhounds – date back as far as Ancient Egypt. Like Greyhounds, they are known for their speed, but also their couch-potato tendencies and a casual laid-back approach to life. They …

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    Foxhound

    “On the go” is the best way to describe this breed. Always ready for a run or cuddle, this friendly good-natured dog is a great fit for a family. Excitable, lively, energetic and loving, your Foxhound will be at your beck and call and always eager to please… except when on the scent. This is …

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    Dachshund – Wirehaired

    These cute sausage dogs are curious, affectionate and playful and suit apartment living. Pronounced ‘dak-sund’ and affectionately known as the sausage dog, this short-legged, long-bodied little guy is playful, curious, affectionate and brave. Strangers shouldn’t expect much love, as they tend to be reserved with unknown people but they are incredibly loyal and loving with …