If you've ever had a roommate who's a little eccentric, messy and goofy, but an all-around great guy, you know what it's like to live with a Spinone Italiano. This rugged hunting breed is calm around the house, but loves an energetic romp. Spinoni Italiano puppies need early socialization and training. He can be stubborn and clever, pulling out all the stops to get his way. But he's soulful and affectionate with his family, other dogs and kids. With plenty of exercise and attention, he's an endearing companion.