Dog, man’s best friend. What childhood would be complete without a family dog? Think back to your first pet. The time spent playing, cuddling, loving, feeding, and taking care of that animal might be among some of the happiest memories a child can have. Thinking back on those fond memories don’t you want your child to grow up with a beloved family pet? Now that you’re convinced that getting a dog is the best thing for you and your family how will you find the right breed? This can be tricky. There are so many dog breeds out there and so many treasure troves of information. Wouldn’t it be nice if it were all in one place?
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When looking for the best dog breed there are a few key things to keep in mind. One would be the kind of home you live in. This is a great place to start when looking for a new dog. Do you live in a house or an apartment? In a rural area or in the city? How you keep your home is also a key component of finding the right breed for you. Keep in mind that each dog presents it’s own unique set of challenges and rewards! If you live in an apartment, have no children or other pets, and are looking to find the perfect cuddle buddy you might be interested in getting a Maltese or a miniature bull terrier. Both of these breeds are great for tidy, quiet, small apartments!
Maybe you live in a beautiful rural home with your amazing family, hoping to add another pet into the mix! If so there’s quite a few breeds that would be great for you including the golden retriever, the Irish wolfhound, and the Brussels Griffon. Each of these breeds is great for family life! All of them respond really well to training and require a little bit of activity making them perfect for farm life.
If you’re looking for an adventurous yet child friendly dog look no further than the great dane! Great danes are incredible companions that are easy going and love the outdoors. They enjoy exercise but at the same time, don’t need too much!
Hopefully these tips and information has helped you to find the best breed for you.