Posts Tagged ‘basenji’

Best Breeds For People Who Work During The Day

Two Miniature Schnauzer dogs lying down in grass chewing on a stick.

If you are one of the many people that works or otherwise isn’t home during the day, you might find it difficult to find a dog that fits your schedule. Many breeds of dog thrive when surrounded by their human family and can become distressed if they’re left alone for more than a few hours.…

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Breed Spotlight: Basenji

Basenji dog leaping through a field of tall grass.

History The Basenji is considered to be one of the oldest dog breeds, with evidence of these dogs dating back to the twelfth dynasty of Egypt (1991 BCE–1802 BCE). The breed’s predecessors can be found depicted in ancient Babylonian and Mesopotamian art and it is believed that they were gifted to the pharaohs of ancient Egypt by…

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