Here Are The 30 Worst Dog Breeds For Retirees
23. German Shepherd
Although one of the most popular dog breeds in the country, German Shepherds might not be the best choice for retirees. To begin with, they are prone to a variety of health issues which may make them too expensive to care for on a fixed income. They are also working dogs who do best with strong leadership and direction. If not properly led, they can become highly territorial and protective of their owners — not in a good way.