An independent, strong-willed dog, the Afghan can be downright standoffish, but also quiet and clownish when the mood strikes. The male Afghan hound stands some 27 inches tall, the female about 25 inches. Afghans generally weigh between 50 and 60 pounds
Known for suspicious, protective instincts, the Akbash dog is fiercely independent and can be a challenge to train into an acceptable family pet. The Akbash dog is a large, powerful dog. Size can range from 28 to 34 inches with weights of 80 to 140 pounds
An intelligent, active dog, the Alaskan Klee Kai needs a moderate amount of exercise and a large amount of interaction with owners. The Alaskan Klee Kai resembles its foundation breed, the Alaskan Husky, in miniature.
Dogs and people with allergies can live together. This article provides information for understanding pet allergies, what to do in the home to limit allergies, and if there is such a thing as a hypoallergenic dog.