Hypoallergenic Dog Breeds

When I read this AKC article on hypoallergenic dog breeds I was surprised to learn that the list of breeds who fall into this category is rather long. This is good news if you or your children want to have a dog in the home but are prone to allergies. Take a look at the list of the Best Breeds for Allergy Sufferers.

Here is a reprint of the AKC article.

So, you want a dog but have always had an allergy attack whenever you’ve been around one — you’re not alone! According to the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, as much as 10% of the population in the U.S. is allergic to dogs. While no dog is 100% hypoall