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Kat Darauay, Contributor
April 17, 2012

Have a Splashing Good Time: 12 Water-Loving Dog Breeds

Summer is the best time for swimming at the beach or in a pool. Make this activity even more enjoyable by bringing your furry friend along. By Kat Darauay

Dogs by nature are fond of water. As long as they haven’t had any bad experiences with the water, they’ll love it when you give them baths under the sun and enjoy joining you in the pool or at the beach. Swimming is an innate skill for them—we humans, unfortunately, generally have to learn at some point in our lives. There are even some dog breeds that just salivate at the sight of water! So don’t be surprised if the dog you own suddenly jumps into the ocean or the pool the moment you bring them near it! Below is a list of the 10 common dog breeds that love to splash around.

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