If you live by the coast and are looking into getting a new four legged friend, you might have to consider whether they will want to accompany you down the seafront.
We have pulled together a list of 9 of the best dog breeds who love the sea.
You can see the list in our gallery below.
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1. Irish Water Spaniel
This water loving pup would love getting his paws damp on Southsea beach. It's beautiful curly coat can withstand all kinds of outdoors conditions. Picture: OLI SCARFF/AFP via Getty Images
Photo: OLI SCARFF/AFP via Getty Images
These friendly giants love a doggy paddle in the water! These fluffy dogs are a great family companion too. Picture: Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images
Photo: Andrew Burton/Getty Images
3. Gordon Setter
These floppy-eared pups love exercise and water so they're perfect for a beach stroll! Gordon Setters are confident and bold dogs, yet also affectionate and loving, so they'll fit right in the family! Picture: Drew Angerer/Getty Images
Photo: Drew Angerer/Getty Images
4. Portuguese Water Dog
The Portuguese Water Dog was originally bred to accompany fisherman at sea, so they love the water! They love life by the sea and love walkies. Picture: SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images
Photo: SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images