Author: DOGSACTUALLY

A white puppy rolling on grass
Canine Behaviour

(Ab)normal Dog Behaviours 

From humping his toy, to rolling in rotten stuffs, our dogs seem to have a never ending list of behaviours that amazes us. While no one knows exactly the “whys” behind these deeds, many theories have been postulated. And until we evolved enough to speak dog, these theories relating to…

A black Briard
Breeds

Briard (Berger de Brie) 

FCI Group: The Briard belongs to the Sheepdogs and Cattledogs (except Swiss Cattledogs) Group in the FCI Classification. Family: Livestock, herding Is the Briard allowed as pet in Singapore HDB Flat? No. Origin: France, 1300s; probably the most ancient of the French sheepdogs. In 1863…

A Deutscher Boxer
Breeds

Boxer (Deutscher Boxer) 

FCI Group: The Boxer belongs to the Pinscher and Schnauzer – Molossoid and Swiss Mountain and Cattledogs group in the FCI Classification. Family: Livestock dog, bulldog Is the Boxer allowed as pet in a Singapore HDB Flat? No. Origin: Germany, 1800s; a German descendant of…

A poised Borzoi
Breeds

Borzoi 

FCI Group: The Borzoi belongs to the Sighthounds group in the FCI Classification. Family: Sighthound Is the Borzoi allowed as pet in a Singapore HDB Flat? No. Origin: Russia, Middle Ages. Borzois were first bred by crossing the Arabian Greyhound with other longer haired Russian sheepdogs….

A hairless Chinese Crested Dog
Breeds

Chinese Crested 

FCI Group: The Chinese Crested Dog belongs to the Companion and Toy Dogs group in the FCI Classification. Family: companion, southern (hairless) Is the Chinese Crested Dog allowed as pet in a Singapore HDB Flat? Yes. Origin: China, 1200s. “The Chinese Crested Dog comes in…

A pair of tricolour Cardigan Welsh Corgi puppies
Breeds

Cardigan Welsh Corgi 

FCI Group: The Cardigan Welsh Corgi belongs to the Sheepdogs and Cattledogs (except Swiss Cattledogs) group in the FCI Classification. Family: livestock, herding Is the Cardigan Welsh Corgi allowed as pet in a Singapore HDB Flat? No, but some has gotten approval. Origin: Wales. The…

A brown Chesapeake Bay Retriever in the water
Breeds

Chesapeake Bay Retriever 

FCI Group: The Chesapeake Bay Retriever belongs to the Retrievers – Flushing Dogs – Water Dogs Group in the FCI Classification. Family: gundog, retriever Is the Chesapeake Bay Retriever allowed as pet in a Singapore HDB Flat? No. Origin: United States, 1800s. In late 1807,…

A white Parson Russell Terrier puppy with a patch over his right eye
Breeds

Parson Russell Terrier 

FCI Group: The Parson Russell Terrier belong to the Terriers Group in the FCI Classification. Family: Terrier Is the Parson Russell Terrier allowed as pet in a Singapore HDB Flat? See Jack Russell Terrier Origin: England, late 1800s. The Parson Russell Terrier originated in England in…