Breeds

Whether you’re a Golden Retriever guru, a Pug pro, or a Lab lover…

A Maine Coon maniac or a Bengal babe…

There are lots of dog and cat breeds out there, and SPOT is pleased to cover them all!

Read on for cat and dog breed info to help you be a more informed pet parent–current or future.

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Six Hairless Cat Breeds With Pictures & Information

By Juan Feilpe | May 18, 2022

If you’re looking to bring a new cat into your family, you may have consideredLearn More

American Staffordshire terrier: Dog Breed Information 2022

By Juan Feilpe | May 18, 2022

If you’re looking for a loving, easy-to-handle watchdog, the American Staffordshire terrier, also known asLearn More

Argentine Dogo: Everything You Need To Know 2022

By Juan Feilpe | May 12, 2022

There are so many different dog breeds out there that would make the perfect additionLearn More

What Is the Aussie Dog?

By Juan Feilpe | May 10, 2022

The Aussie Dog, more commonly known as the Australian Shepherd or the Aussie, comes fromLearn More

Top 10 Friendliest Dog Breeds

By Becca Glee Shepard | February 4, 2022

Top 10 Friendliest Dog Breeds We’ve all seen those dogs that no matter what they’reLearn More

6 Common Sphynx Cat Health Problems

By The Spot Pack | January 25, 2022

A guide to common health problems for current and future Sphynx Cat parents.

What Are Common Miniature Schnauzer Health Issues?

By The Spot Pack | January 21, 2022

Schnauzers are often outgoing, friendly, and smart, but they are prone to genetic health problems as a purebred breed.

6 Common Bernese Mountain Dog Health Problems

By The Spot Pack | January 7, 2022

What you need to know about Bernese Mountain dog health.

6 Common German Shepherd Health Problems

By The Spot Pack | January 4, 2022

Here’s what to look out for to protect your German Shepherd’s health.

What Are the Most Common Pit Bull Health Issues?

By The Spot Pack | December 31, 2021

Pit Bulls are predisposed to certain conditions, and it’s wise to keep watch for these more typical health issues.

4 Common French Bulldog Health Problems

By The Spot Pack | December 28, 2021

Frenchie lovers, keep an eye on these 4 common Bulldog health issues.

5 Common Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Health Problems

By Becca Glee Shepard | November 29, 2021

Know the common Cavalier King Charles Spaniel health problems so that you can provide the best care for your pup.

Are All Calico Cats Female?

By The Spot Pack | June 10, 2021

Fact or fiction: All calico cats are female?

5 Tips for Pet Eye Care

By The Spot Pack | May 13, 2021

Symptoms, causes, and care tips for common pet eye issues.

6 Common Chihuahua Health Problems

By The Spot Pack | May 11, 2021

Chihuahua lovers: make sure you’re in the know on the health issues these little pups are prone to.

Two Great Danes outside

7 Common Health Problems in Great Danes

By The Spot Pack | April 15, 2021

Great Danes can make great pets. But their size does leave them vulnerable to certain health issues.

Siamese Cat looking at camera

Types of Siamese Cats

By The Spot Pack | April 6, 2021

What you should know about Siamese cats: characteristics, temperament, and types.

White and Gold Corgi Close Up

Top 7 Dog Breeds for Seniors

By The Spot Pack | March 11, 2021

Top dog breeds for seniors based on size, energy, trainability, and nature.

american shorthair health issues

6 Common American Shorthair Cat Health Problems

By The Spot Pack | March 2, 2021

A brief health guide to the popular American Shorthair Cat.

Close-up grey Siberian Cat

What Color Are Siberian Cats?

By The Spot Pack | February 18, 2021

Siberian cats come in a range of colors and patterns, all beautiful.

Golden Retriever on Sofa

6 Common Golden Retriever Health Problems

By The Spot Pack | February 2, 2021

As purebreds, the beloved Golden Retriever is susceptible to a variety of health issues.

Grey and white cat in basket

The Best Cats for Allergies – 6 Non-Shedding Cat Breeds

By The Spot Pack | January 5, 2021

Selecting a non-shedding breed and keeping up routine grooming can help alleviate cat allergies

Maine Coon Cat

What Color are Maine Coon Cats?

By The Spot Pack | September 1, 2020

Are you a Maine Coon cat lover? Or interested in adopting one? The beautiful Maine Coon cat comes in a range of colors.

Poodle Mix Dog in Yard

Doodles and ‘Poos

By The Spot Pack | August 25, 2020

Doodles and ‘Poos, how do you choose? Key characteristics of the 5 most popular poodle mixes to help you decide.

Bengal cat chin scratch

Are Bengal Cats Good Pets?

By The Spot Pack | August 13, 2020

Are Bengal cats good pets? 6 things to know about Bengal cats if you’re considering getting one.

An image of a little girl smiling at her puppy.

Do your kids want a dog?!

By The Spot Pack | July 17, 2020

Growing up with a dog is great for kids. Not only does a dog teach responsibility, but your kids will benefit from their loyalty, unconditional love, and affection.