1. English Springer Spaniel

The English Springer Spaniel was originally bred to flush, or spring, game in the field. They are smart and fast, weighing an average of 50 lbs. Their lifespan is generally 9-15 years. This breed is rarely affected by genetic disease. If they do have health problems, it is often eye related.

2. Shiba Inu

The Shiba Inu is one of Japan’s six original breeds, known for his distinct personality and cat-like agility. They do shed but their fur is short and fine. They adapt very well to apartment living and weigh an average of 20 lbs. Their lifespan is 12-16 years.

3. Poodle

Poodles are intelligent, non-shedding dogs that make excellent companions. They are athletic, hardy dogs who make exceptional swimmers. Poodles come in several sizes: Standard, Miniature, and Toy. They have little health issues but are prone to tooth decay. It is important to keep their chompers nice and clean! Their lifespan is 12-15 years.