Basenji: African breed with clean, odor-free coat. Quiet, "barkless" dog that yodels. Bonds with family, wary of strangers. Low grooming needs.
German boxer: medium-sized, playful, clean, low-maintenance coat. Needs regular exercise; caution in hot weather due to brachycephalic traits.
Bull Terrier: Horse-like face, glossy coat. Weekly brushing removes loose hair. Good with respectful kids. Needs moderate exercise.
Dalmatian: Origin - Croatia. Short, glossy coat, needs weekly brushing. Coach dogs for horses and fire engines. Energetic, requires daily exercise.
Doberman Pinscher: German breed by tax collector Doberman. Athletic, loyal guard dogs with smooth coat. Low-maintenance and loving with family.
German Shorthaired Pointer: Versatile gundog, low-maintenance coat. Needs active owners for exercise and mental stimulation to avoid anxiety and boredom.
Great Dane: Gentle giant, low exercise needs, glossy coat with weekly brushing. Affectionate house dog, shorter lifespan in giant breeds.
Greyhounds, fastest breed, clean house dogs, minimal shedding, low maintenance coat. Rubdown with a damp towel for grooming. 45+ mph.
Ibizan hound: Descended from ancient Egyptian hounds on Ibiza. Excellent rabbit hunters with keen sight. Easy-to-care-for smooth or wiry coat.
Miniature Pinscher: Older than Doberman, resembles a scaled-down version. Smooth coat, weekly brushing with soft bristle brush for luster.