Your favorite AKC dog breed is the Brittany. The Brittany is a happy, alert and active dog. He loves to work and is eager to please. He thrives on challenges and exercise, work and friendship. This makes an ideal dog for someone who can give him a serious daily workout. Other names for this breed include: American Brittany, Brittany Spaniel and Epagneul Breton. The Brittany is a member of the Sporting Group and was first recognized by the AKC in 1934. This is the perfect breed gift, telling all about Brittanys. A great dog lover gift on a t shirt, hoodie, mug, sticker, magnet, button, ornament - makes a great Brittany Christmas gift.