Tag: Curly Dog Breeds

Lagotto Romagnolo

Lagotto Romagnolo Overview The curly coated dogs of the water have been around Italy for a long time. They hunted and worked around the marshes of Romangna, giving them the name Lagotto Romagnolo, or “duck dog”. As water hunting decreased in popularity, the dogs were instead used to …

Komondor

Komondor Overview A direct descendant of the Owtcharka, an ancient flock guarding dog, the Komondor was brought to Hungary by nomads 1,000 years prior. They were bred to protect livestock against predators such as wolves and coyotes. Their unique corded coat helped them to blend in with flocks …

Bedlington Terrier

Bedlington Terrier Overview Originating in England in the 18th century, the Bedlington Terrier was used by gypsies as a vermin hunter and small game retriever. This dog breed is affectionately referred to as the “gypsy dog”. Due to their unique look and assertive demeanor, the breed is best …