Cold Weather Dog Breeds

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Akita

Akita

The Akita is a popular breed with many unique traits. Learn all about this loyal, intelligent dog in our complete Akita guide.

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Alaskan Malamute

Alaskan Malamute

Often mistaken for wolves, the Alaskan Malamute is a family-friendly dog. Get all the facts about this breed in our complete Alaskan Malamute guide.

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American Eskimo Dog

American Eskimo Dog

Eskies were once stars of the big top. Get all the information about this fascinating breed—from traits to exercise needs—in our complete American Eskimo guide.

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Anatolian Shepherd

Anatolian Shepherd

With an ancient history, the Anatolian Shepherd is a loyal and intelligent guardian. Get all the facts about this dog in our complete Anatolian Shepherd guide.

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Australian Cattle Dog

Australian Cattle Dog

Blue Heelers have high energy levels and are always up for fun. See if they're a good match for you in our complete Australian Cattle Dog guide.

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Australian Shepherd

Australian Shepherd

The Aussie is a herding dog known for their beautiful coat, piercing gaze and all-day energy. Get all the information in our complete Australian Shepherd guide.

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Barbet

Barbet

The sociable Barbet is the life of the party who loves to play in the water. Learn more about this rare French dog in our complete Barbet guide.

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Bearded Collie

Bearded Collie

This Bearded Collie guide has all the grooming, training and temperament facts necessary to help you decide if this active herding breed dog is right for you.

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Beauceron

Beauceron

The Beauceron is an active pup ready to join you on your adventures. Learn all the facts about this dog in our Beauceron guide.

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Belgian Malinois

Belgian Malinois

Learn all the facts from their European roots as herding dogs to their success in the US as police and as military K-9s in our complete Belgian Malinois guide.

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Bernese Mountain Dog

Bernese Mountain Dog

The Bernese Mountain Dog is a popular breed with many unique traits. Learn about this large, affectionate dog in our complete Bernese Mountain Dog guide.

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Boerboel

Boerboel

The Boerboel dog breed is intelligent, attentive and loving. Get the 101 about the Boerboel dog's history, traits and needs in our complete Boerboel guide.

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