Spitz and Primitive types Archive

Cirneco dell Etna

Cirneco dell Etna is a small hunting hound coming from Italy. It originates from the island of Sicily and is the smallest hunting hounds out of all Mediterranean dog breeds. The idea behind creating this dog was to help hunt hare. The Cirneco dell ...Read More

Dingo Dog

A Dingo is a feral type of a dog, indigenous to Australia. This is perhaps the only species of dog which is classified as its own separate type of breed. It is described as a medium sized canid with a lean body and great ...Read More

Samoyed

The Samoyed is a large breed of dog belonging to the spitz group of dogs. It was developed by the Samoyedic people of Siberia, Russia, from which it also gets its name from. Their purpose was to be a herding dog but it also ...Read More

Alaskan Malamute

  The Alaskan Malmute is a large domestic breed of dog. It is an arctic breed so it bears a lot of similarities to other breeds that belong to this group. But what is interesting for the Alaskan malamute is that this is a ...Read More

Basenji

A Basenji is a hound type of breed which originates from Africa. Its early roots are connected to the Congo Basin region where the original stock comes from. These dogs are characterized by a yodel-like sound, called the “baroo.” The dogs actually display the ...Read More

Chow Chow

Chow Chow is a breed of dog which originally comes from Northern China. It is an ancient type of a breed and is just one of the few ancient breeds still remaining. As its history goes well back, they have been around for a ...Read More

Siberian Husky Facts

A Siberian Husky is a middle sized dog which was originally bred as a working dog. The breed was originally developed in Siberia, Russia and it belongs to the Spitz family of dogs. The Siberian Husky is a very famous type of a breed ...Read More