Also depends what you can handle. If you're not an energetic person then a border collie is out of the question. You should do some research on what best fits your lifestyle or personality. Are you looking for a big, medium or small sized dog? Then look up it's temperament and get as much info as you can on grooming, shedding, amount of daily exercise it will need..etc. There's no point in adopting a basset hound if your desire is to run miles with it. So make sure to choose the proper breed that fits you, which will cut the chances of you bringing it back to the pound. Good luck!
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