Deciding what kind of dog to get is as important as deciding whether to get a dog in the first place. Each breed has its own unique temperament, appearance, activity level and set of needs.
Chesapeake Bay Retriever
Cocker Spaniel (American)
Curly Coated Retriever
English Springer Spaniel
Flat Coated Retriever
German Shorthaired Pointer
German Wirehaired Pointer
Hungarian Wirehaired Vizsla
Irish Red and White Setter
Irish Water Spaniel
Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever
Spanish Water Dog
Weimaraner (Long Hair)
Welsh Springer Spaniel
Wirehaired Slovakian Pointer
Dogs Australia is a not-for-profit organisation advocating for the preservation of purebred dogs through ethical breeding.
It champions the highest standard of animal welfare through education and fostering dog-loving communities.
Internationally recognised and established in 1958 as the Australian National Kennel Council (ANKC),
the organisation promotes responsible dog ownership; maintains the ORCHID* heritable canine diseases database;
funds research into canine diseases; and supports state and territory-based member bodies.
Dogs Australia promotes breed conformation shows and community sports for dogs that fulfil a breed’s natural instincts.
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