Look no further than your dog to find a loyal companion, always eager for an adventure.
Over the course of tens of thousands of years of domestication, humans have designed dogs to fit their lifestyles. They've raised working dogs to herd the flock and hounds with sensitive noses to hunt game. Yet despite all their different jobs, at the end of the day, these furry friends are content to snuggle next to you as you watch television or read a book.
To find the right dog for your adventures, it helps to know a little about dog personalities generally. Retrievers are fun, loyal and eager to please. They love the water and will fetch until your arm is ready to fall off. Sighthounds hunt prey with their speed and agility, making ideal companions for active runners. There are many outstanding dog breeds with amazing endurance, agility and personalities. Here are six great breeds for adventure seekers.