Ask any dog lover; they would tell you that the best part of owning and petting a dog is to have them for years longer. Which some dogs couldn’t.

That’s the reason why most pet owners prefer to own dogs that can live for ten years or so with them. When you pet a dog or become a fur parent, having that connection with your dog, and having someone to accompany you is indeed worthwhile. Losing them makes you seek for a more extended time.

So why not pet a dog that has a longer lifespan?

Today, this blog post will talk about a few breeds of dogs with a healthy and long lifespans. For more information on dogs, tips, and advice.

However, for today, let’s check out the breeds you can pet for a long.

Top 5 Dogs with Longer Life Span

1) Beagle 13-15 years

Beagle is one of the healthiest breeds that has found its way into the hearts of so many. It is also a traditional hunting dog, and many people prize it just for its friendliness. Beagles can be found in homes with kids all over the world. These pups love to bark and howl, but with supervision and training, you can easily hush it up. This breed can live about 13 up to 15 years.

2) Siberian Husky 12-14 years

Siberian husky is a wolf types of dog, they live in cold places, so if you want to pet a Siberian husky, you need to make sure your house is mild to cold. Other than that, Siberian Husky is also affectionate, friendly and outgoing. They have average intelligence, which makes them easy to train. They can also be independent and mischievous. Dogs in this breed are one of the healthiest dog breeds, and they live up to 12 years old.

3) Alaskan Malamute 13 years

An Alaskan Malamute is another breed that prefers colder temperatures. It is also friendly and playful. If you like dogs that talk, then this type of breed is for you. They are big and adorable that can grow so tall and strong. These breeds also love to roam and climb. Although they are friendly with kids, these dogs do not like other animals.

4) Chihuahua 15-16 years

Chihuahuas are usually anticipated as not one of the healthiest dog breeds, but little did they know that these dogs are little but can live for so long. They are indeed extremely healthy. Any bad reputation it has is due to inbreeding, so make sure you get yours from a reputable breeder. Chihuahua is small, portable dogs that make terrific lap dog. These canines have one of the longest lifespans in the dog world and can live up to 16 years.

5) Poodle 12 years

This breed is a friendly dog, and it can get along well around with other pets, strangers, and kids.  The intelligence of the poodle makes them very adaptable and easy to train. These healthy dogs are also healthy for you. They shed very little and are considered to be hypoallergenic. They have long life spans especially if you feed your Poodle the right food. Just make sure you are up to the task of grooming yourself or bringing it to a groomer. Poodles then live to be around 12 years.