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Here are the 10 breeds of adorable dog that get on great with cats - likely to become feline friends

The Scotsman logo The Scotsman 1 day ago David Hepburn

They may be traditionally considered the worst of friends but some dog breeds are willing to tolerate – or actively enjoy, even – the company of feline housemates.

a dog that is lying down and looking at the camera © The two most popular pets in Britain don't always have to fight like cat and dog.

Dog ownership soared by nearly eight per cent last year according to the Kennel Club, as lockdown meant people felt more able to open their house up to a new puppy.

a cat sitting next to a dog © Bassett Hounds are loyal, patient, and very tolerant of other humans and animals. A combination of t...

There seems to be now letting up in the popularity of pups, as prices continue to rise as demand outstrips supply.

There are a huge 221 breeds of dog to choose from so it’s best to do your homework before picking your perfect four-legged friend.

Depending on your lifestyle and home you may be best opting for a large dog, family-friendly dog, or crossbreed.

a cat lying on top of a dog © They make look a little grumpy but Bulldogs tend to be big softies. Renowned for their friendly temp...

While society sometimes seems to be split between ‘cat people’ and ‘dog people’, there’s actually no reason you can’t be both – as long as you choose the right breed.

So, if you already have a cat and would like to add a dog to your family, you’re in the right place.

a cat lying on a bed © Pugs are incredibly loving to pretty much anybody they meet - human or feline. They hate being left ...

Here are 10 of the breeds that tend to get along with cats, according to the American Kennel Club.

a dog lying on the ground © An adult Papillon is around the same size as a cat, which is perhaps one reason they seem to have a ...

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© Bichon Frises are incredibly happy and energetic dogs that want to be friends with anybody. The only...

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