Top Ten Most Popular Dog Breeds

This topic has always been a crowd-pleaser and people are always fond to know what breeds of their favorite pet are at the top of the list. From Labradors to French Bulldogs to poodles, here is the list of the top 10 most popular dog breeds for this year.

  1. Labrador Retrievers

Currently, at the top of the list, the Labrador Retrievers have stayed at the top of the list for the last 28 years. The reason being is that this dog breed is known as a “ do-everything breed that needs to be with its human.” The labrador is famous because of its versatility as it helps in hunting, dock diving, tracking, obedience and is a family dog as well. 

  1. German Shepherds

Another famous dog breed is the German Shepherd. These are seen mainly with the police and the service communities as they are polite dogs usually helping with tracking, sniffing, and helping people. They are strictly loyal to their main caretakers and can be fierce if the situation calls for it.

  1. Golden Retrievers

This is the breed that is mainly seen in the movies and is loved by almost everyone. This intelligent friendly breed is basically the movie star of the group and had some starring roles in movies such as Full House, Air Bud, and Homeward Bound.

  1. French Bulldogs

These cute little Frenchies have got big personalities but require minimal to no exercise at all. It is of no wonder that these big-eared pooches are a top pick in the States.

  1. Bulldogs

This is a bit different from the Frenchies as they are not so soft at heart and are vicious sometimes. Nonetheless, they enjoy fame as this breed is a presidential pick that accompanied both Calvin Coolidge and Warren Harding and is known to be dignified and courageous canines.

  1. Beagles

This is a soft-hearted innocent breed that is very inquisitive and curious. These are always in a good mood but they follow their noses everywhere, sometimes landing them in trouble.

  1. Poodles

This breed enjoys fame as a “Stylish breed”. They come in different varieties such as standard, miniature, and toy size varieties, but poodles are considered to be intelligent creatures. As far as the fancy haircut, “poodle clip” is concerned, it is designed to protect the joints and organs in cold water but this breed is often used as family dogs now.

  1. Rottweilers

This is a breed often kept as security because of its viciousness and got the name of protective guardians. Rottweilers are a violent breed but have a softer side as a loving and loyal companion towards their owner.

  1. German Shorthaired Pointers

Germain Shorthaired Pointers are a great breed in terms of hunting and sniffing. Their sense of smell and direction is exceptionally well. They are also famous for their intelligence and are used as service dogs.

  1. Yorkshire Terriers

This cute little dog breed was used as vermin catchers in clothing mills in the early years but now it is a fashion symbol among other dog breeds. Yorkies are used as fashionable pet and is mostly kept by the elite class.