We treat them like family on land, so taking them out on the water is only natural. We’re talking about our dogs, of course! Having a loyal, furry, active first-mate by your side makes boating that much more rewarding. Here are just a few water-loving breeds—but if your dog isn’t on this list, don’t worry. Most dogs, with some acclimation time and precautions, can become just as apt for the open seas as these well-known breeds.