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The 10 Friendliest Dog Breeds

Many dog owners mostly like to socialize with their dogs only, but others love going out and meeting people too! For those that are looking for a pup they can take to the coffee shop, out on a busy walk, or over to their friend’s house, this list includes some dog breeds that are friendly with strangers. While it certainly always comes down to the individual, this list can give you an idea of where to start looking if you’re in the search for a new companion.

#1 – Beagle


Beagles are a great breed for adults and children alike. Not only do they love hanging out with their owners, they love getting to know strangers as well. They’re a small breed that’s very active and will be sure to keep up with you wherever you go.

#2 – Boston Terrier


Bostons are a lively breed that is sure to win your heart and the hearts of others. They’re quite the clowns of the dog world, and make excellent companions for those looking for a small but active breed.

#3 – Boxer


For those who enjoy large dogs, Boxers are a great choice as far as friendly breeds go. Boxers might look intimidating, but they’re more likely to give out kisses than anything! They’re extremely friendly dogs and love just about everyone that’s willing to pet and play with them.

#4 – Cavalier King Charles Spaniel


These adorable pups are one of the least active breeds on this list, but are a great choice for the family with small children or someone that constantly has visitors of any age running in and out of the front door. Cavaliers are very friendly and affectionate and are sure to please everyone.

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