Director - ESTJ

POS & NEG: Decisive, bossy.
First Impression: Self-disciplined and gives incredible first impressions.
Strengths: Handles criticism well, strong willed, stable.
Weaknesses: Stubborn, difficulty in expressing and understanding emotions.
Temperament: Guardian.
Tools: Cooperative.
Words: Concrete.
Archdeacon: High handed. Implementer.
Bishop driver: External achievements.
Bishop desire: Recognised domination.
Titular Bishop: Previously formed biases.
Congenial: Practical.
Obnoxious: Overly controlling.
Noun: Command.
Complaint Machine™: Continual.
Pursuit: Control.
Eyes: Steely.
Animal: Hippo.





The Border Collie

Developer - ENTJ

POS & NEG: Confident, serious.
First Impression: Having knowledge on everything. Can tell you information on any topic at any time.
Strengths: Enthusiastic, fair, strong-willed. Committed and good with money.
Weaknesses: Tends to be confrontational and controlling, may appear intimidating.
Temperament: Rational.
Tools: Utilitarian.
Words: Abstract.
Archdeacon: Conflict Creation. Exploiting.
Bishop driver: External achievements.
Bishop desire: Your sweat, your blood & your ideas.
Titular Bishop: Aggression and domineering.
Congenial: Objective.
Obnoxious: Critical.
Noun: Command.
Complaint Machine™: Puts conflict ahead of complaints.
Pursuit: Achievement.
Eyes: Scanning.
Animal: Lion.

The German Shepherd

Results - ESTP

POS & NEG: Tough, selfish.
First Impression: Saying upfront, savage jokes or just saying savage things in general.
Strengths: Witty and charming, clear-headed and enthusiastic.
Weaknesses: Difficulty expressing emotions and making lifelong commitments.
Temperament: Artisan.
Tools: Cooperative.
Words: Concrete.
Archdeacon: Domineering. Selling.
Bishop driver: Fast, furious lifestyle.
Bishop desire: Results.
Titular Bishop: Not seeing the forest for the trees.
Congenial: Energetic.
Obnoxious: Overly direct.
Noun: Rebellion.
Complaint Machine™: Lighthearted.
Pursuit: Adventure.
Eyes: Wild.
Animal: Eagle.




The Jack Russell

Inspirational - ENTP

POS & NEG: Skeptical, distractable.
First Impression: Telling you why you are wrong and making a sarcastic joke about it.
Strengths: Clever and cunning, laid back, enthusiastic.
Weaknesses: May find it difficult to follow through with plans, not usually good at managing money, may get bored easily.
Temperament: Rational.
Tools: Utilitarian.
Words: Abstract.
Archdeacon: Debating. Discussing.
Bishop driver: Not blending into the background.
Bishop desire: To leave a grand legacy.
Titular Bishop: Brashness. Abrasiveness. Not caring.
Congenial: Lively.
Obnoxious: Scatterbrained.
Noun: Invention.
Complaint Machine™: Humour using.
Pursuit: Novelty.
Eyes: Big.
Animal: Fox.

The Bull Terrier

Persuader - ENFJ

POS & NEG: Persuasive, idealistic.
First Impression: Showing understanding and giving amazing advice on anything.
Strengths: Intuitive, inspiring, and dedicated.
Weaknesses: Self-critical and tends to be controlling / interfering.
Temperament: Idealist.
Tools: Cooperative.
Words: Abstract.
Archdeacon: Liking to be liked. Influencing.
Bishop driver: Taking care of those close.
Bishop desire: Recognised leadership.
Titular Bishop: Maintain harmony at all costs.
Congenial: Kind.
Obnoxious: Jumps to conclusions.
Noun: Charisma.
Complaint Machine™: Rare.
Pursuit: Harmony.
Eyes: Warm.
Animal: Otter.









The Boxer

Appraiser - ESFJ

POS & NEG: Dedicated, exhausted.
First Impression: Shows extreme care and kindness especially to those close.
Strengths: Enthusiastic, warm and practical, devoted to friends and family.
Weaknesses: Needs a lot of positive affirmation and attention, overly sensitive to conflict and criticism.
Temperament: Guardian.
Tools: Cooperative.
Words: Concrete.
Archdeacon: Coaching. Nurturing.
Bishop driver: Eager to know people and make a difference.
Bishop desire: Meaningful companionship.
Titular Bishop: Over emphasis on others needs.
Congenial: Sociable.
Obnoxious: Meddling.
Noun: Spotlight.
Complaint Machine™: Selective.
Pursuit: Closure.
Eyes: Smiling.
Animal: Horse.






The Great Dane

Promoter - ENFP

POS & NEG: Fun, melodramatic.
First Impression: Very bubbly (but not all Promoters). Has an effervescent vibe.
Strengths: Enthusiastic, friendly, good communication skills, warm and affectionate.
Weaknesses: Bored easily, ultra short concentration span (flits), tendency to be unrealistic in expectations, extreme dislike of conflict and criticism.
Temperament: Idealist.
Tools: Cooperative.
Words: Abstract.
Archdeacon: Short Attention Span. Inspiring.
Bishop driver: Not comfortable blending into the background.
Bishop desire: Peace amid seemingly inexorable chaos.
Titular Bishop: Inaction. Not finishing anything.
Congenial: Friendly.
Obnoxious: Hyperactive.
Noun: Curiosity.
Complaint Machine™: Avoiding.
Pursuit: Connection.
Eyes: Expressive.
Animal: Dolphin.

The Golden Retriever

Counselor - ESFP

POS & NEG: Energetic, dumb.
First Impression: Making you laugh when you are down or in a bad mood and calling you at random to tell you something even more random.
Strengths: Fun, down to earth, friendly.
Weaknesses: Tends to be materialistic and flaky.
Temperament: Artisan.
Tools: Cooperative.
Words: Concrete.
Archdeacon: Fun Times. Befriending.
Bishop driver: Fast and furious lifestyle.
Bishop desire: Adoration.
Titular Bishop: Overly Impulsive. Distracted.
Congenial: Resourceful.
Obnoxious: Easily distracted.
Noun: Spontaneity.
Complaint Machine™: Emotional.
Pursuit: Company.
Eyes: Bright.
Animal: Dog.







The Poodle

Specialist - ISFP

POS & NEG: Agreeable, insecure.
First Impression: Drawing, art, more art and painting. Great eye for artistic things. Dress style is cool, quirky and a little bit edgy.
Strengths: Good listener, appreciates aesthetics and beauty.
Weaknesses: Tends to keep thoughts and feelings private, not good at long term planning or change.
Temperament: Artisan.
Tools: Cooperative.
Words: Concrete.
Archdeacon: Avoidance of change. Describing.
Bishop driver: Being true to themselves.
Bishop desire: Who would know?
Titular Bishop: Resentment. Isolation.
Congenial: Gentle.
Obnoxious: Self critical.
Noun: Discovery.
Complaint Machine™: Expressive.
Pursuit: Passion.
Eyes: Sultry.
Animal: Deer.




The Saint Bernard

Investigator - INFJ

POS & NEG: Patient, gullible.
First Impression: Great understanding on topics of their interest. Very understanding and opinionated. Similar to Enhancer.
Strengths: Nurturing, loyal, good at understanding others emotions.
Weaknesses: Holds back a part of themselves-difficult to get to know even if you are close with one.
Temperament: Idealist.
Tools: Cooperative.
Words: Abstract.
Archdeacon: Independence. Valuing.
Bishop driver: Perfectionist tendencies.
Bishop desire: Authentic connection.
Titular Bishop: Impractical. Single minded.
Congenial: Intense.
Obnoxious: Unrealistic.
Noun: Compassion.
Complaint Machine™: Frequent.
Pursuit: Understanding.
Eyes: Inward.
Animal: Wolf.




The Greyhound

Agent - INFP

POS & NEG: Creative, depressed.
First Impression: Amazingly deep discussions, particularly about both your and their passions and dreams in life.
Strengths: Caring, supportive, and flexible.
Weaknesses: Overly sensitive, dreamer, extreme dislike of conflict and criticism.
Temperament: Idealist.
Tools: Cooperative.
Words: Abstract.
Archdeacon: Space Cadet. Dreaming.
Bishop driver: Being true to themselves.
Bishop desire: More bringing or recalling a feeling, memory or image.
Titular Bishop: Idealistic daydreaming.
Congenial: Introspective.
Obnoxious: Withdrawn.
Noun: Wonderment.
Complaint Machine™: Venting.
Pursuit: Identity.
Eyes: Soulful.
Animal: Swan.




The Tibetan Terrier

Achiever - ISTP

POS & NEG: Realistic, irresponsible.
First Impression: Fixing things, particularly mechanical. Very practical like an OT, but more conventional.
Strengths: Tend to be self-confident, good listeners, fun to be around, good with conflict.
Weaknesses: Difficulties with long term commitments, needs a lot of personal space, may be overly private.
Temperament: Artisan.
Tools: Cooperative.
Words: Concrete.
Archdeacon: Work / life imbalance. Building.
Bishop driver: Attaining knowledge and remaining informed.
Bishop desire: Useful social status.
Titular Bishop: Self absorbed.
Congenial: Adaptable.
Obnoxious: Cynical.
Noun: Fierceness.
Complaint Machine™: Sarcastic.
Pursuit: Freedom.
Eyes: Mysterious.
Animal: Cat.

The Bassett Hound

Practitioner - ISFJ

POS & NEG: Generous, sanctimonious.
First Impression: Driven by their personal values and very traditional. Can count on them for traditional events, such as Christmas.
Strengths: Takes responsibilities seriously, loyal, good listener, nurturing.
Weaknesses: Difficulties stepping outside of comfort zone, dislikes change, always runs away from conflict.
Temperament: Guardian.
Tools: Cooperative.
Words: Concrete.
Archdeacon: Apparent expertise. Supporting.
Bishop driver: Hard work. Follow through.
Bishop desire: Social harmony.
Titular Bishop: "Panic" when anything novel or progressive is presented.
Congenial: Devoted.
Obnoxious: Passive-Aggressive.
Noun: Uniqueness.
Complaint Machine™: Quiet.
Pursuit: Approval.
Eyes: Private.
Animal: Polar Bear.


The Alaskan Malamute

Objective Thinker - ISTJ

POS & NEG: Responsible, boring.
First Impression: Administrative and never goes against the rules.
Strengths: Logical, committed, good listener.
Weaknesses: Poor understanding of the feelings of others, sometimes too rigid.
Temperament: Guardian.
Tools: Cooperative.
Words: Concrete.
Archdeacon: Data. Operating.
Bishop driver: Hard work. Follow through.
Bishop desire: A well-tended, functioning system.
Titular Bishop: Doing things the way they have always been done.
Congenial: Serious.
Obnoxious: Rigid.
Noun: Order.
Complaint Machine™: Guarded.
Pursuit: Structure.
Eyes: Focussed.
Animal: Beaver.







The Bernese Mountain Dog

Perfectionist - INTP

POS & NEG: Intelligent, indecisive.
First Impression: Knows the most random and unnecessary stuff. Good at tests after being up all night playing video games rather than doing revision.
Strengths: Imaginative, enthusiastically curious, laid back nature, independent.
Weaknesses: Suspicious of others, socially rebellious, uncomfortable in social situations.
Temperament: Rational.
Tools: Utilitarian.
Words: Abstract.
Archdeacon: Mad science. Reasoning.
Bishop driver: Attaining knowledge. Remaining informed.
Bishop desire: Objective comprehension at every checkpoint on a journey towards quantifiable mastery.
Titular Bishop: Negativity. Criticism.
Congenial: Quiet.
Obnoxious: Isolated.
Noun: Intelligence.
Complaint Machine™: Automatic.
Pursuit: Objectivity.
Eyes: Brooding
Animal: Owl.

The Papillon

Enhancer - INTJ

POS & NEG: Focussed, blunt.
First Impression: Knowing information on everything, particularly on their personal interests. The 'Death Stare'.
Strengths: Not threatened by criticism, independent, usually confident, intelligent.
Weaknesses: Holds back a part of themselves, usually unwilling to accept blame, callous.
Temperament: Rational.
Tools: Utilitarian.
Words: Abstract.
Archdeacon: Self-sufficiency. Planning.
Bishop driver: Perfectionistic tendency.
Bishop desire: A better way.
Titular Bishop: Abrupt. Aloof.
Congenial: Logical.
Obnoxious: Critical and condescending.
Noun: Knowledge.
Complaint Machine™: Perpetually critical and skeptical.
Pursuit: Truth.
Eyes: Curious.
Animal: Snake.






The Afghan Hound


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