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Choosing a new canine companion doesn't have to be a challenge.

But when it comes to picking out a new best friend to join your family, it helps to do your research. While adding a furry friend for your family has many positive benefits, matching your pet's personality, activity level and temperament with the traits that best suit your family's style will make for a more successful transition - and a happier, healthier pet for years to come. 
  • It takes a lot of energy and patience to keep up with the kids. But these pup-ular choices for best dog breeds for kids are great at keeping pace and playing fetch!
  • Just because you open your home to a new best friend doesn't mean you have to let the fur fly out of control. Check out these picks for dog breeds that don't shed a lot! 
  • From couch potatoes to cuddlebugs and every best friend in between, meet the best dog breeds for a low maintenance lifestyle
  • From city-scapes to condo living, these best dog breeds for apartments are comfortable keeping you cozy in smaller spaces
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  • take a look inside America’s top breeds for fast facts on common conditions that could cost you thousands.
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