Which Dog Breed Is a Good Match for Your Lifestyle?

ANIMALS

Kristin Tolentino

5 Min Quiz

You're walking down the street and see a dog. What do you do?

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If you were a dog, where would you like to explore?

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You just walked into an animal shelter. Which dog do you notice first?

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Now it's time to play with one of the dogs. How do you react?

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If you could choose a dog's name, where would you find inspiration?

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What's your work schedule like? How often are you home?

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When you're at work, how will you check up on your dog?

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It's your day off. What are your plans?

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Do you like to exercise? What's your favorite way to workout?

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Would you workout with your dog? How?

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Aside from home training, how do you plan to train your dog?

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Some dogs are more kid-friendly than others. Do you have a lot of kids in your life?

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Tell us, are you looking for a guard dog?

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It's Halloween! What costume will you get your dog?

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Which matching dog and owner costume do you like most?

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What about pajamas? Would you wear matching pajamas with your dog?

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So, have you ever had a dog before?

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You'll have to walk your dog in all types of weather. What's your favorite season?

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Your dog just peed in your bed. What do you do?

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What's your favorite way to pass the time?

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Are you comfortable around strangers? Do you like meeting people?

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Where do you live? What's your area like?

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Let's say your dog loves one particular dog park. How far would you drive to get there?

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Would you describe yourself as an energetic person?

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Good morning! How early do you usually get up?

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Would you be okay with a dog that barks often?

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When it comes to dog tricks, which one is your favorite?

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Will you make your dog an Instagram account?

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Do you like to cook? Would you make homemade dog food?

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In a perfect world, how many dogs would you have?

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About This Quiz

They say that a dog is a man's best friend. But much like best friends, every dog has a unique personality! Some pups are full of energy and stamina, while others love to lounge around all day. Do you know what type of dog best suits your lifestyle? The only way to know is to take this paw-some quiz.

That's not to say that all dogs aren't amazing. No matter the size, breed or fur color, each and every dog is something special. Yet, depending on the dog's breed, your four-legged friend will have certain habits and tendencies. And if you want to live happily ever after with your pup, you'll have to choose a dog breed that fits your lifestyle. 

While you can "interview" the dogs at the shelter, it helps to take a personality quiz like this one. We'll ask you questions about your daily habits, hobbies and preferences. The questions will also discuss situations that you might find yourself in when you're a dog owner. As a result, we'll be able to calculate your responses and determine what dog breed is a match for you.

Are you ready to find your new fur-ever friend? Let's get this quiz started.


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