Some dog breeds are better suited to hot climates than others.Some dog breeds are better suited to hot climates than others.
Some dog breeds are better suited to hot climates than others.

Hot Weather Dogs 2024: Here are 10 breeds of loving dog that thrive in warmer climates - including the adorable Chihuahua 🐶

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If you live in a warm country, or are looking for a pup that won’t mind long walks in the hot summer sun, these are the breeds that should top your wishlist.

A huge number of us decided to welcome new puppies into our homes in the last few years – according to Kennel Club figures dog ownership has soared to record levels.

There are a whopping 221 different breeds of pedigree dog to choose from, alongside numerous crossbreeds, so there’s plenty of thinking to do before you select your family’s latest addition.

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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 thing to take into consideration is that some dogs are predisposed to cope with – or even enjoy – living in a warm climate.

These breeds will think nothing of long walks in the summer, so if you have an ourdoorsy lifestyle and live in warm climes they are the pups that should feature high up on your canine wish list.

Here are the 10 breeds of dog that thrive in warm conditions.

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