Three Best Dog Breeds for First Timers

If this is your first time considering owning a dog, then this post is for you. These are three types of dog breeds that experts have considered the best for first timers.

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Shih Tzu:

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Shih Tzus are considered a great pet for first timers because of their playful, clever, and outgoing nature. They are especially friendly with children and they make a great pet to own in an apartment. Shih Tzus are low maintenance dogs who have an easy temperament. They tend to snuggle up on your lap and you won’t feel their weight. They live for up to 18 years and weigh up to 9 and 16 pounds. Although they are prone to health issues and can be stubborn, they are a good choice for a first time dog owner.


Golden Retriever:

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These are known for their gentle and affectionate nature. They are a one of the best dogs for a family considering to parent one. They are loyal, playful, and easy to train, and get along well with other animals. Also, they do not bark incessantly and love to cuddle. Golden retrievers are however prone to allergies and may need regular vet attention.



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Beagles are characterized by a friendly and outgoing nature which makes them a great family pet. They love to be around people and are great for hunting. Beagles are highly intelligent dog breeds with low maintenance coats. Although, they may take a little longer to train than other breeds, they are incredibly worth every moment and will make a great companion for their owners, especially kids.


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