5 of the most friendly dog breeds
As the old saying goes, dogs are a man’s best friend and we agree. Dogs are the most popular pet and it’s not hard to see why. Their loyalty, affection and unique personalities are incomparable to any other animal, and dogs are often referred to as a ‘member of the family’. There is a dog for everyone and every dog has their own purpose, depending on what they offer to their owners. Today we are looking at the five friendliest dogs.
CAVALIER KING CHARLES SPANIELS
Despite being less active than other common family owned breeds, the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is one of the most popular dogs chosen by families. Cavaliers are renowned for being great with small children due to their affectionate personalities. Although a toy breed, Cavalier King Charles Spaniels are known for their love of being active and their athletic nature, so would suit a person or family who enjoy being in the great outdoors.
Another family favourite are Golden Retrievers. Known for their love of the outdoors and their passion for playing, Golden Retrievers are one of the most inviting breeds that you can find. They are an incredibly versatile breed, known for their background in being worker dogs, with high intelligence that makes them easy and willing to train faster than most other breeds. Their extremely social nature make them a great companion and play mate for families, friends and even strangers.
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Popular for their incredibly funny personalities and facial expressions that break the internet, Pugs will love just about anybody who will feed them. Pugs are a great companion for those who are prepared to revolve their world around them, and due to their size, they are easily taken on adventures that they will equally enjoy as much as you.
Despite their intimidating appearance at times, Boxers are well known for being one of the friendliest breeds of dog. They are great for an active family with a good garden that can play catch with them endlessly. Boxers are highly intelligent, and learn faster than the average dog, which makes them made for busy families.
As well as being one of the friendliest, the Bichon Frise is probably the prettiest pooch we have featured. Bichon Frise look as much like a cuddly teddy as they act. They are renowned for their calm and inviting nature to all, including strangers, making them one of the friendliest breeds. They are extremely easy going, requiring minimal exercise and having a casual approach to adapting to different lifestyles e.g. apartment living or moving house. Bichon Frise would make the perfect companion for an elderly person due to their extremely casual, relaxed and easy going nature.
There you have our five friendliest breeds of dog – all great with children, strangers and all known for having kind-natured, affectionate personalities towards their owners and others. This versatile bunch have something to offer every lifestyle and every family who are looking to welcome a furry new addition to their home.