Although all dogs shed, some breeds are better for people with allergies than others. Here’s a short list of dogs which may be better suited for allergy-suffers:
Find more dog breeds that may be good for people with allergies at http://www.akc.org/about/faq-allergies/.
It’s estimated that 10 percent of Americans are allergic to dogs. But, that doesn’t mean if you’re part of that population that you can’t have a dog. Consider adopting one of these hypoallergenic breeds during the month of October, which is National Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog Month. Find your new furry friend through Petfinder: www.petfinder.com.
Gayle M. Irwin is a writer and public relations professional who volunteers with various animal rescue groups. She enjoys sharing her books and her passion for pets and the environment with others.