Sammies are friendly and warm, but they are worker dogs and can be destructive if not exercised.
Border collies, formerly Scottish sheepherders, are smart and happy while they're working.
Chow chows need early training and socialisation to discern between safe people and hazards.
Australians herd well. The breed is popular with ranchers as a ranch dog.
Siberian huskies are loyal, gorgeous dogs with thick, multi-colored coats and piercing blue or multi-colored eyes.
Boxers are more lovers than warriors, but they move with the grace and athleticism of their namesakes.
Despite their refined demeanour, poodles have a wacky sense of humour. Poodles are smart and proud, but they're also silly and funny.
Bulldogs like calm walks and relaxation. Bulldogs overheat easily, therefore they may not be suitable for hot climates.