Scroll through our list of dogs, click to highlight the breed and click the photo for a link on the general characteristics for each breed, including energy levels, temperament, life expectancy, weight etc

The information pages provided gives a general overview of the breed which can be useful to gauge if the dog is suitable for your requirements and family needs. A dogs character can be different from what is listed due to varying factors, to avoid being disappointed or becoming frustrated please do some research on your chosen breed or have a chat with your local vet.