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21 adorable photos of mixed-breed dogs that will make your day

You may have heard of a Goldendoodle or a Pomsky, but have you ever laid eyes on an adorable Chug? These mixed-breed dogs are undeniably adorable, and some are so unique they have yet to be given a nickname. Border collie and Australian shepherd mixes are known for being intelligent […]
21 adorable photos of mixed-breed dogs that will make your day
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10 dog breeds that don’t need a lot of space

Some breeds tend to thrive in small spaces due to their size and preference for minimal exercise. Pugs, dachshunds, and Japanese chin are well-suited for apartments. Larger breeds like greyhounds could thrive in an apartment because they require little exercise. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. When adopting a dog, […]
10 dog breeds that don’t need a lot of space
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The supposed origins of 18 popular dog breed names

Many dog breeds have interesting stories and speculations behind their names. The name “poodle” likely has ties to water. German shepherds may have been bred to herd sheep. Visit INSIDER’s homepage for more stories. Apart from their given name, a dog’s breed is undoubtedly what makes them unique. Everything from […]
The supposed origins of 18 popular dog breed names
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The dog breed you should get, based on your zodiac sign

Editor’s Note: Astrology is just for fun and is not supported by scientific evidence. Astrology might help you decide which dog breed is best for you. Cancers should consider getting a bulldog and Pisces are compatible with basset hounds. Scorpios will enjoy the loyal-nature of pulis. If you’re in the […]
The dog breed you should get, based on your zodiac sign
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The 10 most popular dog breeds in the US in 2018

The American Kennel Club just released the top 10 dog breeds in the US in 2018. Plenty of adorable pups made the list, including beagles, French bulldogs, and poodles. But the winner is the Labrador retriever, which has been the most popular dog in the US since 1991. Need some […]
The 10 most popular dog breeds in the US in 2018
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10 dog breeds that are easy to train

Some dogs are easier to train than others based on their intelligence, eagerness to please, and sometimes even how much they’re motivated by food. Doberman Pinschers and German Shepherds are common in the workforce because of how easy they are to train. Golden retrievers are notoriously friendly and trainable, which […]
10 dog breeds that are easy to train
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5 world leaders and their adorable dogs

World leaders are known for their seriousness. But when their dogs are around, the camera has a tendency to catch some tender moments. Finnish President Sauli Niinistö’s Boston terrier, Lennu, went viral for his cheek-to-cheek smile last year, and Queen Elizabeth II has had a team of corgis by her […]
5 world leaders and their adorable dogs
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15 of the smallest dog breeds in the world

Pugs and Yorkshire Terriers are both typically under 13 inches tall. Pomeranians, Brussels Griffons, and toy poodles are small dog breeds. Chihuahuas are the smallest dog breed. Although they may not take up much space, small dogs can have giant personalities and are perfectly sized for cramped living quarters. The […]
15 of the smallest dog breeds in the world
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15 of the biggest dog breeds in the world

Dogs come in all shapes and sizes so naturally, some will be bigger than others. Bernese Mountain Dogs can weigh up to 115 pounds and usually measure about 25 to 27 inches at the shoulder. Great Danes can be taller than people. Mastiffs are an ancient breed of enormous dogs. […]
15 of the biggest dog breeds in the world
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18 dog breeds that have long lifespans

Small dog breeds are known to have a longer life expectancy than most larger breeds. Although scientists haven’t pinpointed the exact reason for variations in canine longevity, the difference could possibly be attributed to larger breeds growing at an accelerated rate. Using information from the American Kennel Club, INSIDER compiled […]
18 dog breeds that have long lifespans
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10 of the best dog breeds for families with children

Dogs can be a great addition to a family of any size. When it comes to choosing the perfect pup for your family, energy levels, personality, and temperament can all play a role. Here are some of the best dog breeds for families with children. Labrador Retrievers are popular for […]
10 of the best dog breeds for families with children