The number of dog owners has increased by nearly eight percent in the past two years, according to the Dog clubas the lockdown meant people felt more empowered to open their homes to a new pup.
The popularity of puppies now seems to be waning, as prices continue to rise as demand outstrips supply.
There are 221 dog breeds to choose from, so it’s best to do your homework before choosing your ideal four-legged companion.
But if you want a pup that will do two laps of the park before several of his canine friends have one, there are a few dogs you should have at the top of your list.
Here are 12 of the fastest breeds, according to the American Kennel Club.
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