The two most popular pets in Britain don't always have to fight like cat and dog.

These are the 10 breeds of adorable dog that get on best with cats - furry feline friends

They may be traditionally considered the worst of friends but some dog breeds are willing to tolerate – or actively enjoy, even – the company of feline housemates.

Thursday, 2nd December 2021, 12:07 pm

Dog ownership soared by nearly eight per cent last year according to the Kennel Club, as lockdown meant people felt more able to open their house up to a new puppy.

There seems to be now letting up in the popularity of pups, as prices continue to rise as demand outstrips supply.

There are a huge 221 breeds of dog to choose from so it’s best to do your homework before picking your perfect four-legged friend.

Depending on your lifestyle and home you may be best opting for a large dog, family-friendly dog, or crossbreed.

While society sometimes seems to be split between ‘cat people’ and ‘dog people’, there’s actually no reason you can’t be both – as long as you choose the right breed.

So, if you already have a cat and would like to add a dog to your family, you’re in the right place.

Here are 10 of the breeds that tend to get along with cats, according to the American Kennel Club.

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