If you are interested in getting a dog or a puppy in San Jose, you should take the time to do some research to find the right breed for you. Think about your current situation so you can decide which kind of dog will fit the best into your lifestyle.
Consider how much space you have and whether or not that will affect the size of dog you should get. Large dogs need more space, more exercise, and more food. A lot of small dogs need protection from the elements.
If you are not planning to breed your dog, you should take it to the vet and get it spayed or neutered. Check out this video to learn more about choosing the best dog breed for you.