Dog breed guides

Our guides are here to help you understand temperaments, personalities, physical factors and more when choosing your ideal breed.

Shih Tzu sat in a field

Shih Tzu breed guide

Looking to rehome, rescue or buy a Shih Tzu or just want to learn more about the breed? We have the ultimate Shih Tzu breed guide for you!

German Shepherd stood in a field

German Shepherd breed guide

A profile on the dog breed German Shepherd including handy stats, the history of the breed and a fun fact or two for enthusiasts and the curious.

French Bulldog sat in a field

French Bulldog breed guide

French Bulldogs have seen a huge rise in popularity. Use this guide to find out more about this rare, handsome little dog.

Dachshund dog

Dachshund breed guide

Dachshunds are bold and adventurous little dogs who are very loyal and often form a close bond with one family member.


Chihuahua breed guide

Looking at rescuing or buying a chihuahua, or wanting to learn a bit more about your pet? Read our fun breed guide and see if they're right for you.

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel breed guide

Animal Friends Pet Insurance profiles the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, one of the smaller dogs from the spaniel breed that love to be around humans.

English Bulldog running in a field

English Bulldog breed guide

Do you know which national treasure the English Bulldog was likened to? Read our guide to find out and learn more about this docile breed.

Boxer running on the beach

Boxer breed guide

Are you looking for a loyal, high-energy pet that requires little grooming? Are you wondering if the Boxer is right for you? Read our guide and find out.

Two Border Terriers sat outside

Border Terrier breed guide

This small terrier breed is intelligent, with a fearless, affectionate personality! Border terriers have lots of energy and love to play.