Bouvier des Flandres
. Originating in southwest Belgium, the bouvier was used to herd cattle. Today, the bouvier excels in police work and military work.Boxer
. Despite his reputation as a sweet, loving dog, the boxer was previously used in the sport of dog fighting. Thankfully, that sport was banned and the boxer became an adored member of the family.Briard
. Developed in France, the briard was used to protect livestock from wolves and other predators. Eventually, the breed was used to herd sheep and today is a devoted and faithful companion.Chesapeake bay retriever
. One of two sporting breeds to have been developed in the United States, the Chessie was developed as a great water dog. A strong dog, the Chessie is known for his devotion to his family and natural water retrieval instincts.Clumber spaniel
. The clumber is one of the largest of the spaniels. With a large head and lots of wrinkles, the clumber has been mistaken for a dwarf Saint Bernard.Collie (Rough & Smooth)
. A family favorite, the collie is available in a rough coat and smooth coat. Used in Scotland and Northern England to herd sheep, the collie of today still has some herding instincts.Curly coated retriever.
This retriever is a hardy dog that loves water. His thick coat gives him protection from the harshest weather and he is a faithful and devoted hunting companion.Doberman pinscher
. The regal looking Dobie hails from Germany. A natural protector, the Doberman excels in guarding and police work.