Many new dog breeds have simply appeared on the scene due to opportunistic mating and lack of supervision by preoccupied owners. But designer dog breeds have generally arisen as part of a plan to produce new dog breeds with fewer genetic problems than both of the pure bred breeds from which they are produced.
Welcome to the Dog Breeds section of Healthier Dogs.
Some types of dogs suffer from breed specific illnesses or dog health problems. Some breeds require grooming peculiar to the breed. And still others have particular dietary requirements.
Perhaps you’re after information on good dog breeds for children, or maybe you’re interested in one of the new dog breeds, the mixed dog breeds, otherwise known as the boutique dog breeds. You’ll find it all here.