Category: Good House Dogs

Is A German Shepherd A Good House Dog?

Do German Shepherds make good house dogs? Are they good pets to have around children? The answer to both questions is a resounding yes!  While this dog may look intimidating to some people, they are basically gentle dogs who were bred to herd animals.  They have been misused …

French Bulldogs Are Very Good House Dogs

The French Bulldog belongs to the small dog category of the dog breeds, and is considered by the AKC  to be excellent house dogs.  The French Bulldog is actually a hybrid breed of domestic dogs, usually bred for companion dogs. The modern breed is an expression of a …

Beagles Can Be Great House Dogs

If you are looking for a very good house dog, you may want to consider a beagle.  The AKC has consistently listed beagles in their top five house dogs for the last ten years, and with very good reasons to do so.  Yes, they are a really cute …

Four Very Good House Dogs

Choosing a good house dog for your family can be a difficult process. There are so many things to consider, such as your family’s safety, the space required for the dog, its needs, not to mention the fact that you have to teach your kids the responsibility of …

Why We Love Golden Retrievers

The American Kennel Club classifies the American Golden Retriever (also known as the Spanish Greyhound) as a “herd” breed. This is because these dogs are supposed to be used in herding activities, and not for hunting. Herd dogs were originally bred for herding purposes, and they possess the …