Dogs that are timid and good for first-time pet owners
Want to know more about dogs that are timid and good for first-time pet owners? See all the dogs that fit this criteria and learn more about what it's like to have these dogs as pets.
- breed group: sporting
- breed size: medium (26-60 lbs.)
- other traits: easy to train, requires lots of grooming, loves water, high potential for weight gain, apartment-friendly, good for first-time pet owners, good hiking companion, hypoallergenic
- colors: brown / chocolate / liver
- coat length/texture: curly, medium
- temperament: gentle, timid, friendly, playful, anxious
Irish water spaniels are a rare breed with A+ personalities. These sweet, laid-back dogs have low-shedding coats, big brains, and affectionate natures, making them wonderful companions.