Why is knowing more about your dog’s breed so important? Understanding what a dog was bred for can help you predict and comprehend their behaviour. Most breeds were developed for a purpose – to have the drive to do specific things. In our homes, as pets, dogs still retain some of that drive. Without a proper outlet for that energy, it could come out in inappropriate ways. Breed knowledge is just one tool of many that we have to better understand our furry friends. Browse through to learn the general characteristics of your dog, their average weight, their breed predispositions, and the products that are most suited for them.