These dogs prefer to be outdoors. They excel at tracking, agility, hunting, flyball, and other outdoor activities. These pawsome pups are smart, active, and energetic.

Australian Shepherd

Siberian Huskies were bred for harsh conditions and hard work. Unlike in Russia, they sled as hunting dogs or hiking companions.

Siberian Husky

Friendly, intelligent, easy to train, and energetic, Labs love swimming and hiking. Boating, fishing, hunting, and herding have no better partner.

Labrador Retriever

German Shepherds were bred to herd livestock. This active dog loves adventure! Their thick fur undercoat lets them follow you anywhere!

German Shepherd

The second-most-popular dog in the US, the Golden Retriever, loves to travel and do anything. The Golden follows you fishing, swimming, hiking, or boating. Pawsome too.

Golden Retriever

Active bird hunters. Running and exploring tire these dogs. They love swimming too! In cold weather, bring a blanket for them.


The Australian Cattle Dog was bred to herd cattle for centuries. They also love hunting and can follow you in a boat, woods, or desert.

Australian Cattle Dog

This big cattle dog loves being outside doing anything you want. They'll even climb a mountain with you. They need training and grooming, but they are intelligent, hardworking, and friendly.

Bernese Mountain Dog

This active dog will keep you busy. They're great watchdogs and herders. These canine kids are great hiking, hunting, and boating partners with some training.

Border Collie

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