Dog Lovers We Need Your Votes! Rank 12 Dog Breeds, Here!
Calling all dog lovers!
If you're reading this, you probably agree with the statement that a dog is a man's (and woman's!) best friend. Once you bring a dog into your life, they become a part of your family. It's safe to say that the family dog is merely another kid in the house!
Everyone has a favorite dog breed. Whether it's the breed of your own pupper, or you secretly love another breed more, there's at least one you can pick out. Chances are you're not alone in your preferences. There's a reason some dog breeds are much more popular than others. We need your help to create the ultimate dog breed ranking. Let us know what your favorite (and least favorite) dog breed is by voting here!
Golden RetrieverCommunity Score: 10via Instagram: @golden.maxie
This hunting breed also makes an excellent companion. Golden retrievers are great with kids and carry with them lots of love and loyalty.
Labrador RetrieverCommunity Score: 9via Instagram: @cariniaoo
Labradors are bred to be both a friendly companion and a useful working dog. They're loyal and loving-- no wonder they're one of the most popular breeds in the US!
American Pit Bull TerrierCommunity Score: 4via Instagram: @thor.pittbullterrier
The American Pit Bull Terrier is a short-haired, muscular, keen purebred dog breed. Pit Bulls are known for their intense sense of loyalty and protection of their owners.
German ShepherdCommunity Score: 4via Instagram: @sultan.thegsd
German Shepherd's are known for their noble character and high level of intelligence. They make great companions and guard dogs, it's no wonder they're so often involved in police work!
DachshundCommunity Score: 3via Instagram: @doxiemoments
Dachshund's are famously long, short, and full of energy. Not to mention, this breed is extremely alert, making them quite the watch dog!
Border CollieCommunity Score: 3via Instagram: @aura_the_border_collie
Border Collie's are highly intelligent and hardworking. This breed possesses a high level of energy, which makes them perfect for active adults and children!
French BulldogCommunity Score: 2via Instagram: @francis_the_french_bulldog
A French Bulldog possesses large bat ears and an even disposition. They are a very loyal and loving breed, plus they always look like they're smiling when they open their mouths!
BeagleCommunity Score: 1via Instagram: @beagleworld
Beagles are known for their floppy ears and strong noses. Their happy-go-lucky demeanor makes them loyal and adorable.
Yorkshire TerrierCommunity Score: -1via Instagram: @louie_and_lola_yorkies
Yorkies are fierce enough to protect you, but small enough to fit right in your lap. Usually maxing out at 7 pounds, Yorkies make the ideal companion dog.
PoodleCommunity Score: -2via Instagram: @poodle_love_insta
Poodles range from the Standard Poodle, Miniature Poodle, and Toy Poodle. The breed is often distinguished by its curly hair and elegant appearance.
PomeranianCommunity Score: -2via Instagram: @bigpomfamily
Pomeranians are small, protective, and most notoriously, they're very fluffy. Classed as a toy breed, Pomeranians definitely carry some spunk and sass.
ChihuahuaCommunity Score: -4via Instagram: @chihuahuacorner_
The Chihuahua is a tiny dog with a big personality and lots of love to give. Interestingly, a Chihuahua's coat comes in a wide range of shades and patterns.