This ancient breed has a history that dates back over 5,000 years to ancient Egypt. Salukis were highly revered as hunting companions and were even considered sacred by some cultures.
Originating from Central Africa, the Basenji is believed to be one of the oldest dog breeds in the world.
The Akita Inu is a Japanese breed with a rich history that goes back several centuries. They were originally used for hunting large game and later became symbols of loyalty and bravery in Japanese.
The Chow Chow is an ancient breed from China, believed to have originated over 2,000 years ago.
The Shiba Inu is one of the oldest and smallest native Japanese breeds. They were originally used for hunting small game and have a spirited and independent nature.
Originating from Siberia, the Samoyed is an ancient working breed that has been used by the Samoyedic people for herding reindeer and pulling sleds.