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20 dogs with best adaptability

Some dogs adapt better to changes than others. Do you plan to go out with your dog regularly? Or does something change regularly in your (home) situation? Then you should take into account that not every dog can cope with these changes. Would you like to know if your dog can adapt well to changes? Find an overview of the 20 dogs with the best adaptability. 

Pug

Pug specifications

5/5
5/5
3/5

Characteristics Pug

Family dog
5/5
Good with children
5/5
Energy level
3/5

The Pug is a dog that resembles the French Bulldog. However, its roots are in China. The dog was kept by rich Chinese people who used the animal to keep their feet warm. With its typical appearance, the dog has something mischievous about it. Its loving nature, however, ensures that it can get away with most shenanigans.

Golden Retriever

Specifications Golden Retriever

5/5
5/5
3/5

Characteristics Golden Retriever

Family dog
5/5
Good with children
5/5
Energy level
3/5

One of the most popular dogs is the Golden Retriever. The dog is an ideal family dog. The animal is lively, loyal and particularly friendly. He likes to be around people and is particularly good with children. In addition, this dog has of course a fantastic appearance.

Miniature schnauzer

Miniature schnauzer specifications

5/5
5/5
3/5

Characteristics Miniature schnauzer

Family dog
5/5
Good with children
5/5
Energy level
3/5

Small but brave, you can certainly call the Miniature Schnauzer. Although he is no taller than 30 centimetres, this dog is no pushover. The dog was originally bred as a watchdog and has a lively character. However, miniature schnauzers are mostly known for their loyalty. They prefer to be with their owner and follow him closely.

German Spitz

Specifications German Spitz

5/5
3/5
3/5

Characteristics German Spitz

Family dog
5/5
Good with children
3/5
Energy level
3/5

The German Spitz is a cheerful animal. The animal has a lot of energy and is very loyal to its owner. The German Spitz has a typical, distinctive coat. When you walk down the street with this dog, you can be sure that you will regularly be addressed on the beauty of his coat. The animal has a head that looks a bit like a fox. Therefore, the dog can sometimes look particularly mischievous.

Akbash

Akbash specifications

2/5
4/5
3/5

Characteristics Akbash

Family dog
2/5
Good with children
4/5
Energy level
3/5

Lhasa Apso

Lhasa Apso Specifications

5/5
3/5
3/5

Characteristics Lhasa Apso

Family dog
5/5
Good with children
3/5
Energy level
3/5

The Lhasa Apso is an ancient breed. The history of this small but brave four-legged friend goes back more than 2,000 years. This dog is very loving towards acquaintances, but is quite reserved towards strangers. The dog has a beautiful coat and an energetic appearance. Grooming the coat, however, can take some time.

Butterfly dog

Specifications Butterfly dog

5/5
5/5
4/5

Characteristics Butterfly dog

Family dog
5/5
Good with children
5/5
Energy level
4/5

The butterfly dog is a cute dog with a beautiful long, silky coat. The animal is cheerful and fits well in a family. In general, the dogs good with children. However, it is important to explain to children how they should play with the dog. The Butterfly dog is a small animal and quite fragile. When the game gets too wild, he tends to defend himself.

Havanese

Havanese specifications

5/5
5/5
3/5

Characteristics Havanese

Family dog
5/5
Good with children
5/5
Energy level
3/5

One of the best dogs From South America is the Havanese. The animal originally comes from Cuba and came to Europe in the 18th century. The animal has a beautiful coat. However, that advantage also has a disadvantage: he needs to be brushed (almost) daily. The animal has an unbridled energy and is always in for a diversion. As soon as they notice that someone is paying attention to them, nothing is too much trouble.

German Shepherd Dog

German Shepherd Dog Specifications

5/5
5/5
5/5

Characteristics German Shepherd Dog

Family dog
5/5
Good with children
5/5
Energy level
5/5

The German Shepherd Dog is one of the most well-known dogs. At the same time, it is one of the most difficult dogs to describe. The dog has many different characteristics. On the one hand, the dog is large, powerful and reasonably fast. On the other hand, the dog is also brave, will not hesitate to show aggression if necessary and can scare his opponents. At the same time, the dog can be extremely sweet and good with children (if raised properly). In short: the German Shepherd is a beautiful dog, with many (sometimes contradictory) characteristics.

Yorkshire Terrier

Specifications Yorkshire Terrier

5/5
5/5
4/5

Characteristics Yorkshire Terrier

Family dog
5/5
Good with children
5/5
Energy level
4/5

With its beautiful, shiny coat, the Yorkshire Terrier It has already won many hearts. Although the dog now mainly has the image of a show dog, the animal has worked hard in the past. It worked in the mines and hunted vermin. Underneath the beautiful coat of this dog hides a dog with a tough character.

Labrador Retriever

Specifications Labrador Retriever

5/5
5/5
5/5

Characteristics Labrador Retriever

Family dog
5/5
Good with children
5/5
Energy level
5/5

One of the most popular dogs is the Labrador Retriever. This animal is medium-sized and strong, but at the same time a real family dog. This dog breed is descended from the St. John's dog. The St. John's dog was used by fishermen in Newfoundland (Canada). They helped with bringing in the fishing nets and towing boats. The dog was therefore familiar with the water.

Shih Tzu

Shih Tzu Specifications

5/5
5/5
3/5

Characteristics Shih Tzu

Family dog
5/5
Good with children
5/5
Energy level
3/5

For centuries, the possession of the Shih Tzu was reserved for the members of the Chinese Imperial family. Nowadays, this dog is not only a nice family dog for the rich, but also the "common people" can own this nice dog. The Shih Tzu is a cheerful dog, that with its nice appearance quickly wins people over. The animal has a stubborn character, but is very loyal and loving.

French Bulldog

Specifications French Bulldog

5/5
5/5
3/5

Characteristics French Bulldog

Family dog
5/5
Good with children
5/5
Energy level
3/5

The French Bulldog, with its typical bat-like ears, has something irresistible about it. At least, that is what many people think, because it is one of the most popular small dogs that there are. The animals are lively and have a cheerful character. The dog is alert, but does not bark very much. Therefore, this dog is also very popular with people who live in the city.

Beagle

Beagle specifications

3/5
5/5
4/5

Characteristics Beagle

Family dog
3/5
Good with children
5/5
Energy level
4/5

The Beagle is one of the smaller dogs originally used for hunting. It is a reasonably strong dog, with a good character. In addition, the dog looks good with its beautiful coat and sweet head.

Norfolk Terrier

Specifications Norfolk terrier

5/5
5/5
4/5

Characteristics Norfolk terrier

Family dog
5/5
Good with children
5/5
Energy level
4/5

The Norfolk Terrier is not afraid of the devil. The animal is, despite its modest size, extremely brave. The dog is quite active and needs enough space to move around. Just like the other terriers, this dog is loyal to its owner. He prefers to spend a lot of time with him. That can be on the couch, but also during a long walk in the woods.

Finnish Spits

Finnish Spits specifications

5/5
5/5
5/5

Characteristics Finnish Spitz

Family dog
5/5
Good with children
5/5
Energy level
5/5

A dog with a beautiful head and a distinctive tail. That is the Finnish Spitz. The dog is not only beautiful to look at, it is also a sociable family dog with a good character. The dog is not for nothing the national dog breed of Finland. There is another advantage to the Finnish Spitz. The animal has a relatively long life expectancy!

Pointer

Pointer specifications

5/5
3/5
4/5

Features Pointer

Family dog
5/5
Good with children
3/5
Energy level
4/5

The Pointer is a powerful dog that radiates pure dignity. The animal has a gentle nature and is very intelligent. In addition, the Pointer has a rather funny appearance. If you look closely at the dog, it seems as if he has a kind of rocker nose. This makes it almost impossible not to find the Pointer a funny animal.

Bichon Frise

Specifications Bichon frisé

5/5
5/5
4/5

Characteristics Bichon frisé

Family dog
5/5
Good with children
5/5
Energy level
4/5

The Bichon frisé is a charming dog with a nice appearance. This animal has already put a smile on the face of many an owner. The dog is enthusiastic and does well in a family. In addition, they are also fond of children. Although the dogs Although they are not that big in size, they are brave. If there are unwanted visitors at night, they will definitely notice and raise the alarm.

Dachshund

Dachshund specifications

5/5
3/5
3/5

Characteristics Dachshund

Family dog
5/5
Good with children
3/5
Energy level
3/5

The Dachshund is sometimes mistaken for a lapdog for reasons that are unclear. This, however, is not justified. The Dachshund is a very cheerful, lively dog that loves activities. At the same time it is also true that the dog loves (physical) attention. However, the dog also enjoys being petted and jumping on its owner's lap.

Coton de Tuléar

Specifications Coton de tuléar

5/5
5/5
3/5

Characteristics Coton de tuléar

Family dog
5/5
Good with children
5/5
Energy level
3/5

The Coton de Tuléar is a dog with a very soft coat. It is said that the coat of this dog is as soft as cotton. That is what his name refers to. The Coton de tuléar is a nice companion dog. The dog has a great capacity for empathy. That is why the dog is also used as a therapy dog.

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