Quiz: Which Type of Dog Is Right for You?

Girl holding a French bulldog while he lays in her arms and makes a funny tongue out face
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You may want a larger dog, but a small one might be better for you.

Wondering if a Corgi, Golden Retriever, or some other breed of dog is best for you to adopt? Take our quiz right now to discover the dog for you!

 Jun 18, 2018
1 of 10Pick your answer!
How big of a dog do you want to adopt?
Medium
Small
Large
2 of 10Pick your answer!
Do you already have other pets?
Yes, a lot
No
Yes, but only one
3 of 10Pick your answer!
How many people are living with you?
My whole family
A few roommates
Just me
4 of 10Pick your answer!
Do you have any kids?
Yes
No
5 of 10Pick your answer!
Are you an active individual?
Not at all
I work out all the time
Somewhat
6 of 10Pick your answer!
Are you home enough to take care of a dog?
Definitely
No, but my family is
If I'm not at work, I'm home
7 of 10Pick your answer!
What trait do you want most in a dog?
Friendliness
Loyalty
Obedience
8 of 10Pick your answer!
Are you okay with a dog that sheds a lot?
A little bit
Yes
Not really
9 of 10Pick your answer!
Choose a dog name!
Blue
Cornelius
Maggie
10 of 10Pick your answer!
Will the other members of your family help you take care of the dog?
No, it'll be just me
Absolutely
Only if I really need help
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At one point in time, we've all wanted a dog. Whether it was when we were younger and begged our parents for that puppy in the window, or are currently trying to decide if a dog could fit into our lives, it's always important to know which type of dog is best for you before you adopt one. So take our quiz right now to do just that!