Are you interested in a purebred dog? Did you know that shelters commonly report that about a quarter of their dogs are purebred? There are also many breed-specific rescue groups. Additionally, it’s important to do some research on different dog breeds before you visit a shelter or a breeder to choose a dog. Certain breeds of dog have very specific needs and temperaments that may not make them suitable for first-time dog owners, or people living in apartments, and so on.
Here are some wonderful videos put together by the furever network to help you with your search:
Video 1: The Canadian Chihuahua Rescue and Transport (CCRT) and the Montreal SPCA