Tag: Sporting Dog Breeds

Brittany Spaniel

Breed: Brittany Spaniel AKC Breed Group: Sporting     Brittany Spaniel Overview This is an extremely intelligent dog breed that excels at hunting sports. The Brittany is gentle, obedient and very keen to please. They are alert, lively and independent dogs with a lovely nature. This dog breed is …

Barbet

Breed: Barbet AKC Breed Group: Sporting Group Other Registries: FCI(Water  Dogs); UKC (Gundog)   Barbet Overview The Barbet, or French Water Dog, is one of the oldest dog breeds in his native France. The name Barbet comes from ‘barbe’, the French word for ‘beard’. A female Barbet is called a ‘Barbette’ …

American Water Spaniel

Breed: American Water Spaniel AKC Breed Group: Sporting Other Registries: CKC (Sporting); FCI (Water Dogs); KC (Gundog); UKC (Gun Dog) Summary: The American Water Spaniel was bred to be a hunting dog specialized in waterfowl. Because of this he is a very skilled swimmer and has a water-resistant …