How to Choose A Dog Breed.
Some of the reasons as to why we domesticate dogs is for their acute sense of smell, emotional support, security and tracking services even though the term dog is used to refer to a carnivorous animal with a long snout and an acute sense of smell. There are some dogs that are known for their disposition, gentleness, retrieving abilities as well as their acute sense of smell which can come quite in handy when it comes to search and rescue. Some of the examples of the famous known dog breeds include the golden retriever, the bulldog, the German Shepard, and the beagle as well. Some of the factors that you should consider when selecting a dog breed include purpose of the dog, temperament and aggressiveness of the dog, as well as the size of the dog.
Some dog breeds are specifically trained to be guard dogs while some dog breeds are good as household pets and dogs. When searching for your dog breed go for the one that suits your needs so as to avoid future complications and to ensure that the dog serves its intended purpose as well. There are some dogs that are also trained to be emotional support dogs where they help the owner find healing when facing emotional distress in their life. Some are also specially trained to help people facing eyesight challenges find their way around the world.
If you are not trained and qualifies dog trainer it can be very challenging to manage some dog breeds as they can be very aggressive and temperamental. Some did breeds that are famous for being household pets include Labrador Retriever, poodle, a beagle, and the boxer. While others are best known as protective dogs such as the German Shepard, the German shepherd, Rottweiler, Doberman pinscher, and the Bullmastiff. dog breeds such as the German Shepard and the Rottweiler grow in size and become very large hence require more space in order to ensure that they are comfortable in their surroundings as opposed to dog breeds such as the Chihuahua which are much smaller in size hence require an adequate amount of space for them to become more comfortable and adaptable to their surroundings.
Some of the costs that come with having a dog breed of your choice include purchasing costs, grooming costs, veterinary costs, playtime costs as well as the food costs that the dog will consume throughout its lifetime. Keeping a dog in your home requires you to be very dedicated and passionate so as to ensure that the dog does not get depressed.