Looking for a pawsitively awesome dog to be your off-leash running buddy? Let's face it; some pups are more into doing "their own thing" than others. If off-leash activities are your goal, you'll want a doggo that you can trust to stay by your side. Whether running through the woods, trotting beside you on the city streets, or just staying put in his own yard, the ideal Fido for your family is a breed that thrives when spending time with you, and who finds no greater pleasure than pleasing his #1 fan--you! Though there are many pawtastic breeds to choose from, there are some that are better suited to the off-leash lifestyle. These top breeds are pawtastic for sticking to you like glue!
If you're looking for a doggo that has brains, beauty, and working ability in spades, look no further than the Australian Shepherd. Its heritage as a herding breed makes this dog suited to an active lifestyle. A dog with energy to spare, the Australian Shepherd has both the stamina and smarts to excel at off-leash activities.