Not so long ago we made an article about TOP 10 Underrated dog breeds. Today we will look at the opposite, TOP 10 most popular dog breeds in the world.
Of course, that most popular dog in the world, as you probably know, is Labrador Retriever. They are incredibly loyal and friendly, intelligent, eager to please, affectionate. They are just perfect as companion dogs. But its not the only thing they are used for. They were bred as retrieving dog by hunters. They are amazing swimmers, they are used as guide dogs, search and rescue dogs, therapy dogs.. They are just everywhere and it is mostly because of their trainability and for their love to people. Interesting fact about Labs is, that they have webbed feets, which makes them excellent swimmers.
But their "cousins" Golden Retrievers are also one of the most popular dogs. One of the friendliest dogs of all, Golden Retriever will do anything for people. They breath for them. For the people and for the food. That is why they are very bad guards, they are just too friendly towards everyone. It is very energetic dog breed so daily long walks or any other daily activity is a must.
German shepherd is also everywhere and it is mostly because of their temperament. Strong, brave and loyal dog. These are the best three qualities of German Shepherd and a reason why they are the first choice for police and military forces all around the world. GSD is very intelligent and easily trainable on top of that. They are also very tough, versitale, adaptable, protective and independent dogs.
The only terrier on this list and also one of the smallest dogs of all popular dogs is Yorkshire Terrier. I dont know how about you, but i see Yorkies everywhere, they are super popular. They are very alert and protective but also playfull and very affectionate towards their people. They are not the easiest dog to train, but they are trainable and you can achieve a lot with them if you are patient and consistent with training.
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