How much do you know about the adorable and spotty Dalmatian breed of dog?

Here are 10 fun facts you need to know about the spotty Dalmatian dog

They’re one of the UK’s most popular and distinctive breeds of dog, but how much do you know about the playful and loyal Dalmatian?

Thursday, 25th November 2021, 10:34 am

The last 18 months have seen many of us welcome a new four-legged friend into our homes, as the Kennel Club saw dog ownership rise by nearly eight per cent over 2020.

But, with 221 different breeds of pedigree dog to choose from, there’s plenty of thinking to do before you select your perfect pup.

Those with active lifestyles might want to consider a larger dog, while somebody with allergies will be looking for a hypoallergenic dog.

There’s even academic guidance to seek out, with Psychologist Stanley Coren’s book ‘The Intelligence of Dogs’ ranking breeds by instincts, obedience, and the ability to adapt.

One dog that often appears at the top of people’s canine wishlists is the Dalmatian – a breed with range of positive attributes that make them a great family pet.

Here are 10 fun and interesting facts about the breed.

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