Originating from China, Shar-Peis were peasant's dogs, serving as hunters, herders, and guards. Their intelligence, strength, and regal appearance make them stand out.
Neapolitan mastiffs: Gladiators of the past, loyal to family, gentle giants with a calm demeanor. Caution around strangers and dogs due to guardian instincts.
Playful and popular, pugs are friendly companions with a curious look. Watch their health due to face shape and respiratory issues, allergies, skin, dental, and eye problems.
Ancient and majestic, Mastiffs are gentle giants with a strong history as protectors. Despite their imposing size, they are affectionate and make excellent companions and watchdogs.
Originating in England, Bulldogs were bull-baiters in the past. Tough yet friendly, they transformed into companion dogs after blood sports were outlawed.
Majestic Bullmastiff, powerful yet gentle. Originated in England as estate guards. Loyal, affectionate, and protective watchdogs. Low grooming needs, but maintain clean facial skin folds.
Famous for tracking in cartoons and movies, Bloodhounds excel in finding missing persons. With remarkable noses, big ears, and droopy skin, they're easy-going but easily distracted by scents.
French Bulldog: Compact and muscular with rabbit-like ears. Friendly, funny, and alert. Great watch dogs, protective of their humans, but may be dominant with other dogs.
Basset Hounds: Low, droopy ears, loose skin, and excellent scent hounds. Great for hunting and families due to tracking skills and calm temperament. Prone to ear infections.
Pekingese: Dignified and lionlike with deep wrinkles, long mane, and expressive eyes. Loyal, confident, and independent. Prone to respiratory, dental, eye, skin issues, and patellar luxation.