More information about the Briard:
Origin: A medieval working breed from Brie, a province of France also famous for cheese. Once bred for defense against wolves and poachers, after the Revolution the Briard was more often called upon to herd sheep.
Profile: The handsome shaggy guard dog is cautious of strangers, but loyal and dependable with their family. Plently of exercise is a must.
More information about the Saluki:
Origin: Carved images in Egyptian and Sumerian tombs suggest that the aristocratic Saluki is one of the oldest dog breeds of all.
Profile: Nomadic Arabic people bred this fleet hound to hunt gazelle. A wide range of colors cover a torso similar in sleekness to that of the Greyhound.