Akitas: Japanese symbols of good health and long life. Dignified guard dogs, firm training needed. Big, fluffy, protective, and affectionate.
American Bulldogs: Descendants of English Bulldogs. Versatile working dogs. Great family pets with energy outlets. Interactive games recommended.
Anatolian Shepherd Dogs: Ancient, independent guardians. Descendants of herding breeds. Devoted protectors with strong work ethics.
Bernese Mountain Dogs: Popular, friendly, and gentle giants. Heavy shedders but lovable companions. Sociable and trainable.
Black Russian Terriers: Imposing, massive, and majestic. Bred for the Russian army. Requires training and socialization. Dedicated guardians.
Boerboels: South African working dogs. Protective and sweet. Some excel as therapy dogs. Calm, smart, and trainable with early training.
Boxers: Energetic, playful, and athletic dogs. Good for big families with kids. Bred in 1800s Germany. Need training and exercise for happiness.
Bullmastiffs: Confident, protective, and reserved with strangers. Result of Bulldog-Mastiff breeding. Moderate exercise needed for shape and contentment.
Cane Corso: Independent, trainable, and confident. Mindful of commands if trained early. Cooler and aloof temperament compared to cuddly dogs.
Chinooks: Rare breed, strong and affectionate. Bred for sledding. Ideal for camping and hiking adventures. Siberian Husky and Mastiff ancestry.