Sporting dogs are oftentimes full of energy, needing regular, vigorous exercise. With Labrador Retrievers, Golden Retrievers and Cocker Spaniels included, the Sporting Dog group boasts of some of the most popular dog breeds. Many of these dogs are great natural hunters with an instinct to hunt small game and birds. They often exhibit friendly and happy personalities, which also can make them great pets for families with children. Would you consider adopting an energetic Sporting Dog? Visit our adoption page to see if any Sporting Dogs are waiting to find a forever home.