Breed Guide: Border Collie

Breed Guide: Border Collie

A consistently popular dog breed if ever there was one, 2,115 Border Collies were registered in the UK in 2013, rising slightly to 2,142 in 2014. The second most popular type of dog in the Pastoral dog breed category, the Border Collie is comfortably ahead

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Breed Guide: Cocker Spaniel

Breed Guide: Cocker Spaniel

Though 12,000 less were registered in the UK in 2013 than Labradors, Cocker Spaniels have proven themselves to be a very popular breed of dog, with just shy of 23,000 being registered. This makes the Cocker Spaniel the second most popular dog in the Gundog

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Breed Guide: Staffordshire Bull Terrier

Breed Guide: Staffordshire Bull Terrier

The most popular breed of terrier in the UK after the Border Terrier, over 5,750 Staffordshire Bull Terriers were registered in the UK in 2013, which is 2,500 more than the third most popular dog belonging to the terrier breed group: the West Highland White

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Breed Guide: Dogue De Bordeaux

Breed Guide: Dogue De Bordeaux

According to the Kennel Club's official statistics, the Dogue de Bordeaux is the second most popular dog in the Working Dog breed category; with over 2,350 individuals being registered in the UK alone. Making up around 14% of all Working Dogs registered in

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Breed Guide: Dachshund (Miniature Smooth-Haired)

Breed Guide: Dachshund (Miniature Smooth-Haired)

Also fondly called the ‘sausage dog’, there are in fact several varieties that come under the banner of Dachshund. This breed has short legs, with a dense, short coat, and shares the majority of characteristics with its namesakes.

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