What Dog Breed Should You Actually Adopt?

By: Isadora Teich
Estimated Completion Time
3 min
Are you afraid of large dogs?
Yes!
No
A little bit
I prefer them

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Which of these traits would you value most in a canine companion?
Cuteness
Activeness
An easy-going personality
Protectiveness

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How active is your lifestyle?
Not very
Super active
Somewhat
Fairly active

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Would you need your dog to get along with other pets?
No
It doesn't matter
It's very important
Probably

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What is your opinion of "purse dogs"?
They are the ideal dog
Not for me
Maybe
I prefer bigger dogs

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Are you going to want your dog to join you on hiking, camping, or other outdoor adventures?
No way
100%
Maybe
Occasionally

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How affectionate is your ideal dog?
A little bit affectionate
Somewhat affectionate
Pretty affectionate
Super affectionate

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What is your favorite part of having a dog?
Dressing them up
Being active with them
Snuggling with them
Training them

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Do you have the patience for a dog that is sassy or stubborn?
Definitely
Not really
Somewhat
Not at all

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Is it important to you that your dog is super smart?
Not really
Somewhat
Not at all
Definitely

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How often do you want to walk your dog?
Every other day
Multiple times a day
A few times a week
Daily

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Do you like saggy lipped and wrinkly dogs?
I don't like them
I don't have an opinion
They are my favorite
I like them

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Is it highly important to you that your dog can offer protection?
Not at all
Somewhat
A little bit
Definitely

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Would you be upset with your dog if they couldn't do any very impressive tricks?
The basics are fine
A little bit
Not really
Yes

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in your opinion, what is the ideal sized dog for your lifestyle?
Super small
Large
Medium
Large and beefy

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Which negative dog trait is the biggest turn off for you?
Territorial
Aggression
Laziness
Dominance

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Some breeds have bad reputations. Would that stop you from adopting a dog of that breed?
Yes
Probably not
Maybe
No way!

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Would you enjoy having a dog that you know others might be scared of?
Not at all
A little bit
Not really
Definitely

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How much experience do you have training dogs?
Not much
A fair bit
None at all
A lot

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Have you ever owned a dog before?
No
A few
No, but I've lived with them
Many

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Would you want to have a dog who might be stronger than you?
Not at all
Maybe
Probably not
Definitely

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While owning a dog is a lot of fun, you also have to be strict with them at times. How comfortable are you with that?
60%
80%
50%
100%

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How important is it to you that your dog is good with kids?
Not at all
Somewhat
Very
Not very

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Is it important to you that your dog have a laid-back personality?
Not at all
Somewhat
Very
Not really

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What color would you rather your dog be?
I have no preference
Yellow
Red
Black

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Black dogs and cats often go un-adopted because people think they are unlucky or a bad omen. How likely would you be to adopt a black dog?
I wouldn't
Very likely
Not that likely
I would prefer to

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If a breed is super popular, would that turn you off of it?
That doesn't matter to me
I prefer popular breeds
Yes
Maybe

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How do you feel about hunting dogs?
They are not for me
I like them
I prefer them
I like other dogs better

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If your dog was super high energy, how would that sit with you?
I could deal with it
I would love it!
I wouldn't like it at all
I would like it

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Which kind of dog would you prefer?
Small, cute, and sassy
Super active and fun loving
Low-key and loveable
Big and intimidating, but secretly sweet

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