Dog breeds

There are hundreds of dog breeds, but finding the right one for you and your family needs careful consideration. When you are thinking about getting a dog, ask yourself the following questions, and spend some time investigating the answers this will help you find a dog that fit best with your family and lifestyle.

  • How much space will the dog need as a puppy as an adult?
  • Where will the dog live?
  • What size is your garden?
  • Are there young children in your family?
  • What amount of time can you dedicate to exercising your dog every day?
  • Do you want a dog with lots of energy or one that has a lower activity level?
  • Are there other pets in your home?
  • How much can you afford to spend looking after your dog?
Remember food, grooming and vet bills can add up, so think about how you will pay for the day-to-day care of your new dog