Recognized dog breed group by New Zealand Kennel Club. Utility group includes large breeds of livestock guardian type dogs, large Spitz types, as well as guard, rescue, and messenger dogs. Most other kennel clubs place these same breeds in the Working Group or Pastoral Group.

Boxer

The Boxer is a well established German bred dog. The first Boxer was shown in 1896 in Germany. It is a cross between an English Bulldog and the
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Poodle

The Poodle is a well known breed that was established as early as the 1500’s in Germany. There is some evidence that the breed existed before it started
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Miniature Schnauzer

The Miniature Schnauzer was first developed in the late 1800’s by combining a Standard Schnauzer and a poodle and possibly another small breed dog. They were first bred
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Siberian Husky

The Siberian is a gorgeous dog known for both their work ethic, as well as their long history living alongside man. Many admire them for their unique double
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Shetland Sheepdog

The Shetland Sheep Dog is of the working breeds. They are often referred to as Shelties. They are small to medium in size and were originally bred to
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