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15 Dog Breeds That Are Best For New Owners

Choosing the right breed for you and your family is one of the most important parts of welcoming a dog to your home. The wrong dog with the wrong owner is a disaster waiting to happen, usually ending up with the dog in the shelter and the owner heartbroken that everything went so wrong. If you’ve never had a dog before or are just looking for a more low-maintenance, easy-going breed, check out this list below!

#1 – Golden Retriever


The Golden Retriever is one of the most popular dog breeds around the world. It’s outstanding temperament puts it at the top of the list for both experienced and novice dog owners. They are intelligent, easy to train and very social dogs that are great with family and strangers of all ages.

#2 – Labrador Retriever


The Labrador Retriever is another breed that tops the charts in popularity. They are fun-loving, energetic and affectionate dogs that make excellent companions for both individuals and families with children.

#3 – Cavalier King Charles Spaniel


The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is the smallest of the spaniels and was bred primarily as a lapdog and companion. They are sweet, docile and relaxed dogs that require very little exercise and just enjoy spending time with their families.

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