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    Puppies For Sale: Top 5 Breeds For First Time Owners

    Articledog breed guidesWednesday 18 May 2011

    All dog breeds offer something different for their owner and require different levels of care and dog training. For this reason, there are some puppies for sale that should not be considered by those without much dog experience. It is unfair to both you and the dog if you cannot look after certain pet dogs properly. This list of dogs for sale details dog breeds that are appropriate for people who have never owned a dog before, because they are the easiest to care for. 

    1.  Greyhound

    Although this breed is known for racing and sporting activities, the Greyhound is actually ideal for first time dog owners, as they are surprisingly lazy. Despite their larger size, these pet dogs do not need much space to live in and their short coats mean that grooming is not needed regularly. 

    2.  Pug

    These pet dogs are compact and take up next to no room, making them perfect for living in a flat. They get along with children well and are known for their affectionate nature. If you are considering these puppies for sale, it is important not to exercise them too much as they have breathing problems when overexerted. 

    3.  Puggle (pictured above)

    This is one of the more recent dog breeds that is suited to first time owners. A mixture of a Pug and a Beagle, these dogs for sale tend to be relaxed and happy in their character. They are fun and playful dogs that love playing with children and other animals. 

    4.  Chihuahua

    As the smallest dog breed in the world, the Chihuahua does not need too much space to live comfortably. They are perfect for first time owners who live alone. This is because the Chihuahua is a fiercely loyal breed and will behave aggressively against anyone but its one master. 

    5.  Labrador and Golden Retrievers

    These sporty dogs are some of the most popular dog breeds in the world. Dog training is not too much of a challenge as the dogs love to socialise and please. These dogs for sale would be ideal for families who are willing to pay plenty of attention to their pet dogs.

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