To Help You Pick a New Best Friend
By Josie February 20th, 2023
Choosing which kind of dog is a huge decision.
We've listed 5 adorable dog breeds to help you find your ideal companion.
These dogs are extremely curious and thrive when they have a purpose and are given tasks to complete.
They need lots of mental stimulation through training, learning tricks and interactive toys.
Moreover they make great guard dogs.
Breeding: Guard and Herding Origin: Germany Life span: 7-10 years Height: 22–26 inches Weight: 75–95 pounds
These dogs are moderately simple to instruct and adapt well to living in virtually any kind of household or family.
They are wonderful with children and highly protective of the people that are part of their family.
Weight: 65-75 pounds Height: 24 inches Breed group: Retrieving Origin: Scotland Lifespan: 10-12 years Intelligence: Of high intelligence (ranked 4th most intelligent dog.)
Poodles are one of the most intelligent dogs.
The downside is that it may become destructive if it doesn’t get enough exercise and mental challenges.
Energetic owners who satisfy their dog’s requirements will find a loving, smart, teachable, and devoted family pet.
Origin: Germany Breed group: Non-sporting Weight: 6–70 pounds (depending on type of poodle) Height: 10-15 inches Life span: 10–18 years
The Boykin Spaniel is known for its friendly and outgoing personality.
They are highly energetic and enthusiastic dogs that thrive on human interaction and companionship.
Because they have a strong hunting instinct, they may need to be trained not to chase smaller animals.
Origin: South Carolina Breed group: Spaniel (hunting dog) Weight: 30-40 pounds Height: 15-18 inches Lifespan: 12-15 years
The Giant Schnauzer is a strong-willed, powerful, and confident breed.
They are highly intelligent but known for its stubborn nature, which may cause training a bit challenging,
Due to their quietness, loyalty, and minimal shedding, Giant Schnauzers can become good family dogs.
Breeding Type: Guarddog/watchdog Origin: Germany Height: 25 inches Weight: 77 pounds Lifespan: 12 years
Do any of these adorable doggos look like they could become your new best friend?