What dog is best for full time workers?

Top 10 Dog Breeds for People Who Work Full Time
  • Bedlington Terrier. This pup can be a happy camper when you are off to work. ...
  • Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. ...
  • Dachshund. ...
  • Italian Greyhound. ...
  • Bassett Hound. ...
  • Beagle. ...
  • Cocker Spaniel. ...
  • Bernese Mountain Dog.

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What breed of dog can be left alone during the day?

Dog breeds that do well alone
  • Basset Hound.
  • French Bulldog.
  • Chihuahua.
  • Shar Pei.
  • Pugs.
  • Bull terrier.
  • Chow Chow.
  • Akita Inu.

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Can a dog be left alone for 8 hours?

Some households have an easier time if there is another person in the home who has a slightly different schedule. It would appear that many dogs can adapt to being alone for 8-9 hours at a time provided they have a means to potty and have adequate room to move.

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What dog is good for working people?

Labradoodle. Dog Reference can't seem to say enough nice things about the Labradoodle. The perfect balance of a loyal Retriever and an intelligent Poodle, this breed is also described as "understanding when you need to go to work or leave the house for a couple of hours." How kind of them!

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What's the most low maintenance dog?

20 Lovable Low-Maintenance Dog Breeds
  • Shih Tzu. The vibrant and active shih tzu is an outgoing pup that does well with children and families. ...
  • Brussels Griffon. It's easy to be won over by the Brussels griffon. ...
  • Basset Hound. ...
  • Italian Greyhound. ...
  • Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. ...
  • French Bulldog. ...
  • Dachshund. ...
  • Pug.

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What is the easiest dog to own?

9 Great Dog Breeds for First-Time Owners
  • labrador retriever.
  • poodle.
  • cavalier king charles spaniel.
  • papillon.
  • soft coated wheaten terrier.
  • english springer spaniel.
  • shih tzu.
  • whippet.

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What breed of dog has the least problems?

22 Healthiest Dog Breeds With the Least Health Problems
  • of 22. Australian Cattle Dog. Known to help ranchers keep herds in check, Australian Cattle Dogs love being outdoors. ...
  • of 22. Australian Shepherd. ...
  • of 22. Basenjis. ...
  • of 22. Beagle. ...
  • of 22. Belgian Malinois. ...
  • of 22. Bichon Frise. ...
  • of 22. Border Collie. ...
  • of 22. Chihuahua.

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Can you have a dog and work 9 5?

But it takes time, patience and lots of praise and reward before your puppy will be ready to be left alone. Realistically, this can't be achieved in a week or even two. This means having a dog and working 9-5 can be challenging. However, with careful planning it is possible.

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What is the best dog for lazy owners?

10 Lazy Dog Breeds for Lazy People that Love to Cuddle
  • by Jessica Remitz | Pet360. ...
  • #1 - Pug. ...
  • #2 - French Bulldog. ...
  • #3 - Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. ...
  • #4 - Skye Terrier. ...
  • #5 - Shih Tzu. ...
  • #6 - Irish Wolfhound. ...
  • #7 - Greyhound.

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What dog has the least separation anxiety?

Dogs That Are Less Prone to Separation Anxiety
  • Bullmastiffs.
  • Chow Chows.
  • Akitas.
  • Chinese Shar-Peis.
  • Boston Terriers.
  • Lhasa Apsos.
  • Miniature Schnauzers.

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Is it cruel to leave a dog alone for 12 hours?

Dogs owners should not leave their dogs alone for more than four hours at a time, according to the RSPCA. The animal welfare charity has issued this guidance after they carried out a survey recently. They found that 20% of owners thought it was fine to leave their pet unattended for more than a day.

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What dogs Cannot be left alone?

Top 24 dogs who hate being left alone
  • Affenpinscher.
  • American Pit Bull Terrier.
  • Bichon Frise.
  • Border Collie.
  • Cavalier King Charles Spaniel.
  • Chihuahua.
  • Chinese Crested.
  • Coton de Tulear.

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Should I get a dog if I work full time?

Conclusion: If you work full time but want a dog, go ahead, but make sure to proceed with care. Try to get a more independent breed, the younger, the better, or a rescue that's used to being alone.

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What breed of dog is quiet and calm?

The quietest dog breeds include the Bulldog, Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, Bernese Mountain Dog, French Bulldog, Borzoi, Basenji, Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier, and Scottish Deerhound.

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What dog likes to cuddle the most?

10 Best Dog Breeds for Cuddling
  • 01 of 10. Golden Retriever. The Spruce / Kevin Norris. ...
  • 02 of 10. Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. Page Light Studios / Getty Images. ...
  • 03 of 10. Pomeranian. Olezzo / Getty Images. ...
  • 04 of 10. Staffordshire Bull Terrier. ...
  • 05 of 10. Newfoundland. ...
  • 06 of 10. Greyhound. ...
  • 07 of 10. Chihuahua. ...
  • 08 of 10. Pug.

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Can I leave my dog alone for 9 hours?

Most experts agree you shouldn't leave your adult dog alone for more than eight to 10 hours, but some dogs (especially ones with small bladders) can't last that long. DO prepare your dog before you go.

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What is the calmest nicest dog breed?

  • Calm and Cuddly Dog Breed: French Bulldog.
  • Popular Calm Hypoallergenic Dogs: Standard Poodle.
  • Calm Small Dog Breed: Cavalier King Charles Spaniel.
  • Calm Medium-Sized Dog: Basset Hound.
  • Calm Large Dog Breed: Irish Wolfhound.
  • Gentle Giant Dog Breed: Saint Bernard.
  • Calm Dogs Who Don't Shed: Xoloitzcuintli.

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What is the calmest laziest dog breed?

We've complied a list of the top 10 lazy dog breeds that make the perfect companion for your apartment lifestyle.
  1. Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. Photo: I Love My Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. ...
  2. English Bulldog. Photo: The English Bulldog. ...
  3. Miniature Pinscher. ...
  4. Italian Greyhound. ...
  5. Pug. ...
  6. Basset Hound. ...
  7. Boston Terrier. ...
  8. Chow Chow.

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What is the most laid back dog breed?

For a dog that's most interested in naps, snuggles, and the occasional meandering walk, seek out one of these super chill breeds.
  • 01 of 09. Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. ...
  • 02 of 09. Basset Hound. ...
  • 03 of 09. Greyhound. ...
  • 04 of 09. French Bulldog. ...
  • 05 of 09. Clumber Spaniel. ...
  • 06 of 09. Irish Wolfhound. ...
  • 07 of 09. Pug. ...
  • 08 of 09. Bulldog.

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Can I have a dog if I work 8 5?

Don't feel bad about going to work. After all, your job is what allows you to buy dog food! Dogs are perfectly fine staying home alone for a while. Just be sure to set them up for success with a comfortable room, treats, toys, and things to occupy their time.

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What is the 5 second rule for dogs?

The centre instructs: "Place the back of your hand on the pavement. If you cannot hold it for five seconds, it's too hot to walk your dog." A dog's paws are just as sensitive as human feet and are therefore susceptible getting painfully burned and can suffer these burns even on days you wouldn't consider overly hor.

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How do I get a full time job with a dog?

First, crate train your puppy, and second, arrange for regular toilet breaks at appropriate intervals. Before leaving for work, play with your pup and take them out for a potty break. When they go, give the usual praise and reward. Then pop your pup into the crate with a safe chew toy.

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What breeds do vets not recommend?

Pugs, French bulldogs, bulldogs

The No. 1 dog on the list isn't just one breed, but basically "any one flat-faced or brachycephalic dog breed," such as a French bulldog, bulldog, or pug. (Singer Lady Gaga owns two French bulldogs, who were dognapped and returned unharmed in 2021.)

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What breed of dog do vets recommend?

1. Labrador or Golden Retriever. Labradors and golden retrievers are similar in the fact that they are both very loyal and affectionate breeds, getting on well with kids and other dogs too. They are intelligent breeds and will require daily exercise and some training.

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What is the most difficult dog breed to handle?

Although they are beautiful dogs, they can look rather intimidating. However, while they may get a bad reputation sometimes, they are some of the most loyal dogs.
So let's talk about the top 10 hardest dogs to train:
  • Siberian Huskies.
  • Bullmastiffs.
  • Chinese Shar-Pei.
  • Afghan Hounds.
  • Basset Hounds.
  • Beagles.
  • Bulldogs.
  • Chow Chows.

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