social butterfly dogs

  1. Bernese Mountain Dog
  2. Briard
  3. Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
  4. Cockapoo (Cockapoodle)
  5. Coton de Tulear
  6. Goldador
  7. Golden Retriever
  8. Goldendoodle
  9. Harrier
  10. Havanese
  11. Irish Setter
  12. Labradoodle
  13. Labrador Retriever
  14. Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen
  15. Puggle

According to Rachael Ray’s pet blog, the above are the dog friendliest dogs… is your dog the social butterfly of dogs, very friendly to other dogs?  is it one of the above or another breed?  Do dogs of a feather stick together?

Cici has played with more than 600 dogs of all kinds of breeds … her favs tend to be Golden retrievers, labs, German Shepherds, Boxers, Labradoodles, Australian Shepherd, Border Collies (BIG dogs) AND she has best lil pals too, mini poodles, tiny terriers, and other breeds.   She has issues with bull dogs of all types for some reason. She used to have issues with other pit bull terriers but has had a few pit bull puppy friends, too.  Depends upon the individual dogs.

http://blog.rachaelray.com/index.php/2011/03/10/dog-friendly-dogs/

plus, she has met/sniffed/chased or stalked bees, birds, bugs, bunny rabbits, cats, chickens, chipmunks, cows, deer, ducks, elk, fish, geese, goats, horses, lizards, llamas, peacocks, sheep, skunks, squirrels, wild turkeys, yaks, and zebras…

and she LOVES kids… the other day she played with a bunch of kids at the neighborhood park playground, licking them, showing off her belly, the kids were on the swings, she was a bit leery of the swings, but she ran and chased and raced with the girls and they enjoyed playing with her.  She wanted to stay and play all day.

what other farm animals or other pets does your dog play with?

Today is saturday, sheeeesh, where does the weeks go?  So fast. Maybe it’s the rain which is pouring again. And of course, Japan, do not pass by this blog without checking out what you can do for Japan (last blog post). Do not pass go, do not collect $200…

Anyway, since it is Saturday, Pet Blogger’s Hop, jump aboard another Blog Hop and thanks to Life with Dogs, here is the code…

enter at your own risk of having FUN…

 

As you hop around, don’t forget to stop by the first three entries on the list, our hosts: Confessions of the Plume, Two Little Cavaliers and Life with Dogs.

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4 responses to “social butterfly dogs

  1. She missed the boat altogether because she left off collies — there is no breed more social. I’ve had collies for over 40 years — they aren’t popular these days in spite of Lassie but those designer breeds are quite often forgotten soon,too.

  2. What a strange list! Parker and Skye have met countless dogs as well, and seem to have preferences of their own. Skye loves big dogs and dopey labs, boxers, or goldens. Parker is a fan of the ladies, but male dogs his size also qualify (beagles especially).

    When it comes to the rest of the animal kingdom, it’s sort of a toss up. For Skye, cats or cows are to be avoided at all costs, but chipmunks are Mother Nature’s squeaky toys, if only she could catch one…

    Parker loves all creatures, and believes it is his calling to be their mother. Except for frogs. He really hates frogs.

    Anyway, thanks for stopping by our blog! Happy Saturday!

  3. I too think she might of missed the mark on some of the choices here. Our neighbors Bernese Mountain Dog is not very social with other dogs – it could be that he’s just territorial maybe, I’m not quite sure. To me Boxers are very social dogs and they should definitely be on the list.

  4. Thank you for the list of social butterfly dogs. I love the video of the pitbull playing with a peacock. I think it’s adorable. Thank you for sharing!

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