Breeds

An elegant Afghan Hound
Breeds

Afghan Hound 

FCI Group: The Afghan Hound belongs to the Sighthound group in the FCI grouping. Family: Sighthound Ia the Afghan Hound allowed as pet in a Singapore HDB Flat? No. Origin: Afghanistan; has been depicted in 4,000-year-old drawings. The Afghan hound was kept pure for centuries,…

A pair of Chihuahua puppies
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Chihuahua 

FCI Group: The Chihuahua belongs to the Companion and Toy Dogs group in the FCI grouping. Family: companion, southern (pariah) Is the Chihuahua allowed as a pet in Singapore HDB Flat? Yes. Origin: Central Mexico in the 1500s, although some experts think it may have…

A brown Chesapeake Bay Retriever in the water
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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 grey Cesky Terrier
Breeds

Cesky Terrier 

FCI Group: The Cesky Terrier belongs to the Terriers group in the FCI grouping. Family: Terrier Is the Cesky Terrier allowed as pet in a Singapore HDB Flat? Yes Origin: Czech Republic, 20th century. The dog’s original developer was a Czechoslovakian breeder named Frantisek Horak…

A pair of Akita puppies
Breeds

Akita 

FCI Group: The Akita belongs to the Spitz and primitive types in the FCI grouping. Family: Spitz Is the Akita allowed as pet in Singapore HDB Flat? No. Origin: Japan, native to the island of Honshu in the region of Akita, 1600s. The Akita was…

A Basset Hound puppy
Breeds

Basset Hound 

FCI Group: The Basset Hound belongs to the Scent hounds and related breeds in the FCI grouping. Family: Scent Hound Is the Basset Hound approved as a pet in a Singapore HDB Flat? No, unfortunately the Basset Hound does not belong to the list of…

A white and tan Jack Russell Terrier
Breeds

Jack Russell Terrier 

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

A Pomeranian puppy
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Pomeranian 

FCI Group: The Pomeranian belongs to the Spitz and primitive types in the FCI Classification. FAMILY: Spitz, Northern (Companion) Is the Pomeranian allowed as pet in Singapore HDB Flat? Yes. Origin: Germany (Pomerania), 1800s. The original Pomeranians were much larger, weighing up to 14kgs, and…

An Australian Cattle Dog yawning
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Australian Cattle Dog 

FCI Group: The Australian Cattle Dog belongs to the Sheepdogs and Cattledogs group in the FCI grouping. Family: Livestock, Herding Is the Australian Cattle Dog allowed as pet in a Singapore HDB Flat? No. Origin: Australia, 1800s. The Australian Cattle Dog was developed by pioneer…

A Pembroke Welsh Corgi Puppy with drooped right ear
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Pembroke Welsh Corgi 

FCI GROUP: The Pembroke Welsh Corgi belongs to the Sheepdogs and Cattledogs (except Swiss Cattledogs) group in the FCI Grouping. FAMILY: Livestock, herding Is the Pembroke Welsh Corgi approved as a pet in Singapore HDB Flat? Unfortunately, keeping a Corgi in a HDB isn’t allowed, but…

Sable Rough Collie
Breeds

Rough Collie 

FCI Group: The Rough Collie belongs to the Sheepdogs and Cattledogs (except Swiss Cattledogs) group in the FCI grouping. Family: livestock, herding Is the Rough Collie allowed as pet in Singapore HDB Flat? No Origin: Scotland (Lowlands), 1800s. For centuries the Rough Collie was barely…

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…