Before we look at different types of good tempered dog breeds, it is important to make the distinction that every dog is an individual. The breed of a dog will have a bearing on whether they are even tempered, but it is not the most important factor. Rather, good socialization and appropriate care are the most important when helping to have a good tempered dog in the family.
Some breeds such as the Chihuahua and the Beagle have a reputation for being uneven in their temper. However, we all know there are many exceptions. The breeds here are good tempered because they have general characteristics bred into them throughout the years. As long as they are healthy mixed breed and purebred dogs, have the potential to be wonderful companions. Find out all about what to watch for here.

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