These are the breeds of puppy that are perfect for the more mature dog owners.

Dogs For The Elderly: These are the 10 best breeds of adorable pup for older dog owners - from the Boston Terrier to the Corgi ๐Ÿถ

With demand for puppies continuing to soar post-lockdown, here are the dog breeds that make perfect companions for senior owners.

Monday, 9th May 2022, 12:14 pm

The last two years have seen many of us welcome a new four-legged friend into our homes, as the Kennel Club saw dog ownership rise by nearly eight per cent.

But with 221 different breeds of pedigree dog to choose from, thereโ€™s plenty of thinking to do before you select your perfect pup โ€“ whether you want a large dog, family-friendly dog, or crossbreed.

While every person has different needs, for slightly older dog owners it can be worth looking for a dog with a particular range of attributes.

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Breeds needing less in the way of grooming and exercise are easier to care for by those with mobility issues, while dogs with the right easy-going temparament make loyal and loving companions for people living alone.

Here are 10 of the breeds that tick all of these boxes, according to the American Kennel Club.

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