The way that some dog breeds came about is fascinating. Each breed has its own history and ancestry. Some were bred for specific skills like hunting and sport while others were bred by pure accident.
Throughout the years, however, some dog breeds have stopped existing. In particular, on this article, you'll learn about six extinct dog breeds that were once popular in years past.
You may be wondering: How did they come into existence? Why are they extinct now? Are there other similar dog breeds today that come from these extinct breeds? You'll find all the answers here.
Who knows? Maybe your adorable little mutt might come from a surprising extinct line of dog breeds. How cool would that be?
Learn about these six extinct doggy breeds on the next page. The history about these extinct dogs is fascinating to say the least!