Older dogs usually accept a new dog, but some struggle. Let the dogs work it out. Step in only if the situation could become violent.
If you plan to leave your dog during the day while you are at work, it may be better to have two dogs so that they can keep each other company.
We’re used to seeing many mixed dogs, especially those from Beagles, Corgis, Aussies, and many other purebred dogs. But we’re not used to seeing a unique puppy that comes from two very different parents: the Border Collie-Dachshund mix. The Border Collie-Dachshund mix might not be as popular as a Cocker Spaniel or a Schnauzer, but… Continue Reading
Does gender matter when you get a second dog? The experts say yes, gender matters, and recommend getting a second dog of another sex.
The Beagle is ruled by scent and will ignore anything (even training and food) for a really good sniff. This fun-loving dog makes a wonderful family pet.
The Great Pyrenees is territorial and protective. They also are nocturnal and have a keen sense of hearing.
The Labrador Retriever is known for its trainability. Labs are highly motivated dogs, which makes them one of the easiest breeds to teach.
Finnish Lapphunds are intelligent, funny, and have a strong herding instinct. They also make great family pets and therapy dogs.
The Petit Basset Griffon Vendéen is a small scent hound popular among dog lovers for its friendly nature and distinctive appearance.
Now that you know more about the most popular large dog breeds, it’s time to consider their merits and choose the right one.