Best Dog Breeds for Newlyweds
For many newly wedded or young couples, raising and caring for a dog together can be a wonderful opportunity to strengthen their bond and pave the way for starting a family.
“Our first child was a cat and our second child was a dog,” said Clark K. Fobian, DVM in Sedalia, Mo. and president of the AVMA. “We worked out our parenting philosophies on our pets … they were some of the most special pets we had because they were our first.”
Once you and your partner have evaluated your lifestyle and feel ready to commit to a dog together, the next step will be finding the right breed for you. Here are some of our favorite breeds for newlyweds.