The term dog is commonly used to refer to a carnivorous animal that has a shout, acute sense of smell and is kept for multiple reasons such as emotional support, security as well as tracking. 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. The golden retriever, the bulldog, the German Shepard, and the beagle are some of the famous known dog breeds. 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.
Dogs are also known to serve different purpose depending on their type of breed some are trained to be guard dogs while others do very well as household pets and dogs. It is advisable to choose a dog breed that suits your particular needs in order to ensure that the dog serves its main and intended purpose. Some dog breeds have also been trained to be emotional support dogs that aid people going through emotional distress find healing. Some are also specially trained to help people facing eyesight challenges find their way around the world.
There are some dog breeds that are very temperamental and aggressive hence managing them can be quite a challenge especially if you are not a qualified dog trainer. Labrador Retriever, poodle, beagle and the boxer are dog breed types that are best known to be household pets. Just as there are household dogs, there are also some dogs they’re best known for their protective nature such as the German Shepard and the Bullmastiff. Dogs also come in many different sizes that grow and become very large such as the German Shepard and the Rottweiler and hence require more space in and outside the house in order to accommodate them and make them more comfortable while others are quite small such as the Chihuahua and require a much more smaller space for them to be comfortable.
It is also important to consider the cost of both purchasing and maintenance, the cost of the food, grooming, veterinary services as well as the playtime require in order to make sure that the dog is comfortable in your home can be very expensive to maintain. In order to ensure that the dog does not end up distressed and dead you will be required to have passion and dedication in maintaining the needs of the dog.