Whitney Thornton

All About Dogs

In total there is said to be around 400 million dogs in the world.The domestic dog has been one of the most popular. Dogs perform many useful tasks for humans including hunting,farm work and security as well as assisting those with disabilities such as the blind.Although experts often disagree,there is scientific evidence which shows that the domestication of dogs could have occurred more than 15,000 years ago.working and companion animals throughout human history.There are hundreds of different breeds of dogs.Examples of these breeds include:Bulldog,German Shepherd,Collie,Golden Retriever,ST Bernard,Greyhound,Bloodhound,Chihuahua,Labrador,Great Dane,Rottweiler,Boxer and Cocker Spaniel.


The most popular breed of dog in the world by registered ownership is the Labrador.With their gentle nature,obedience,intelligence and near limitless energy ,Labradors make for excellent family pets and are a common choice as guide dogs.