According to a study presented at a conference of the British Psychological Society and relayed by the magazine Independent…. Some people are only attracted to certain types of dogs. Yes, dogs reflect the personality of their masters. We explain everything to you in this test.
Dog breeds and personality traits
Jo Fearon and Lance Workman, the authors of the study, believe that certain personality types may be subconsciously attracted to certain dog breeds. Indeed, during their study, the researchers asked 1000 dog owners to complete a questionnaire that assessed their personality. In particular friendliness, conscientiousness, extroversion, emotional stability or openness.
Also, the researchers asked each person what breed of dog they owned. And by analyzing the data, they determined that individuals with certain personality traits were more likely to possess certain races. Based on the test results, here are the dog breeds that match certain personality traits in people.
Test breeds: Bulldogs, Shar-Pei, Schnauzers, Dalmatians, Collies, Sheepdogs, Welsh Corgi Pembroke and also Poodles.
Like their owners, they are extroverted, talkative breeds, very outgoing and fun-loving.
Personality test.. friendly dogs
Test breeds: setters, Yorkshire terriers, spaniels and retrievers of all kinds or even Chihuahuas.
Adorable, just like their owners… These dogs are always happy to meet a new person. Also, they love it when they hang out with friends or even with new groups of dogs.
Personality test.. diligent dogs
Test breeds: Chow-Chows, Shar-Peis, Bulldogs, Schnauzers, Dalmatians, Poodles and Boston Terriers.
Owners of these dog breeds are dedicated, reliable, responsible and disciplined. Everyone can actually rely on them.
Emotionally Stable Breeds
Test breeds: beagles, foxhounds, greyhounds and dachshunds.
People with these breeds are emotionally stable because stress and anxiety cannot get the better of them. Balanced and calm, they show composure in all situations.
Test breeds: companion dogs such as Miniature Spitz, Chihuahuas, Pugs and Yorkshire Terriers.
Always on the lookout for new experiences, the owners of these dogs are very open-minded. Also, the field of beauty and art particularly attracts them. Their canine relatives accompany them wherever they go, and they can be a source of inspiration for them.
Like the Terrier
Test breeds: Border Terriers, Cairn Terriers, Bull Terriers and Staffordshire Bull Terriers.
The owners of these dogs are especially endearing people who have a sense of fidelity and loyalty. Like these protective animals, they take care of their loved ones and those they love with dedication. Their safety is very important to them.
Friendly and open
Test breeds: Portuguese Water Dogs, Saint Bernards, Mastiffs, Rottweilers and Boxers. If you own one of these breeds, you’re probably kind and resourceful. You display a sharp mind in order to find the solution to any problem that could ruin your life.