America has a large amount of dogs owners. In fact, just over 1 in 3 households own a dog or dogs. Two-thirds of that number consider their dog to be a member of their family. The other good news is that most people are getting their dogs from shelters or rescue groups. Looking for an animal shelter or rescue shelter? Click here to get started finding a place near you!
So what are the top 5 states that own dogs?
Top 5: (tie for 3rd)
- New Mexico
- West Virginia
If you are one of the many people in the United States that own a dog, is yours one of the top 10 most popular breeds? Let’s find out!
- Labrador Retriever
- German Shepard
- Golden Retriever
- Yorkshire Terrier
Besides choosing the right type of dog for you and your family, you have to choose a name! There are tons of great names to choose from but it’s hard to pick the right one. To help you decide, here are the top 10 most popular names for male and female dogs.
Besides choosing your dog and their name you have to make sure you’re prepared for the responsibility. Dogs are a lot to take care of and also cost a lot of money. Are you ready for it? Hopefully you are because dogs are a great companion to have!