A great choice
Choosing a mixed breed dog or a non-purebred
dog as the new member of the family can be a great choice. Very often,
mixed breed dogs are not counted among the options considered for
the new canine member of the family, but these friends can be as great
as pure breed ones and it is important to have them in mind as well.
Many times, people who wish to find
a dog do not consider rescuing one from the street or adopting one
from a shelter, although this might be a great way to find one as
well as a very nice way of helping an animal who really needs a family.
This way, it is very important to have in mind this possibility, and
be open-minded without thinking of pure breed dogs as the only possible
One of the most interesting facts
about mixed breed dogs is the amazing variety of sizes, shapes, and
colors they show. This way, it might be very easy to find a dog which
reaches our heart and is the perfect match for being the new member
of our family by looking among mixed-breed dogs.
Mixed-breed puppy dogs can present
the most varied shapes and colors, and it is often somehow surprising
meeting them for the first time. This characteristic can provide these
puppy dogs with an extra charm and uniqueness. Another interesting
fact to have in mind regarding mixed-breed dogs is that it is not
always easy to predict what their adult size will be, and in case
of needing to know that it is advisable to consult a veterinarian.
It is often said that mixed-breed dogs are healthier than pure breed
dogs, and that statement might not be so far from the truth. The mixture
of breeds would cause these dogs to be less prone to health diseases
related to specific dog breeds, in such a way that they would have
less health related problems than those which their pure breed parents
or ancestors could have.