There is a common saying that goes like this: “Everybody says that their dog is the best, and everybody is right”. While this may be very much true, there are always dog breeds that are more popular than some others, and if you are wondering which are the ones people prefer today, you came to the right place. There are almost two hundred breeds out there, and the one thing every dog has in common is that it is a lovable and loyal pet that will stick by you no matter what. Follow this article to see what are the most popular dog breeds today.
Popular Dog Breeds
There are around two hundred dog breeds in the world today that differ in size, brains, athletic skills, friendliness, fur, color, etc. Having all that in mind, it is logical that among these canine breeds, there are ones that people are more eager to have. If you are considering buying a dog in the near future, you should also know which ones are crowd favorites right now because they might help you choose.
This particular breed is actually a hybrid cross between a Poodle and the Maltese, and they might be the cutest little white cotton balls you will ever see. These small Maltipoos are perfect if you are living in an apartment or someone in your home is suffering from any kind of allergy because they will surely not be sneezing from these little furry friends. Another great thing about them, and why people love them aside from their size and cuteness, is the fact that their fur does not shed, so you don’t have to worry about cleaning up after them too much.
Aside from all that, these little canines are very intelligent and can easily be trained, they do not require a lot of exercise and can be a great therapy or service dog. Unfortunately, they can get sick, so take good care of it if you are getting one. Don’t let them run too far from you because they like to explore the areas they visit.
These large family dogs have a dense hard coat of fur that can come in either yellow, black, or chocolate colors. They are a very friendly and loving breed that can easily bond with the whole family no matter how old or how big they are. They are a social breed, keen to make friends with neighboring dogs and humans alike. Aside from that they are very athletic and must be exercised.
These dogs are the smaller versions of the classic Bulldog, but they have bat ears. They are a charming breed because of how bright and affectionate they can be. They also don’t bark too much, but they are very alert, making them good watchdogs. They will easily adapt to their owners and don’t require too much exercise. Frenchies are also friendly with other animals.
This breed has been very popular for a long time, and they are still used in the armies and police forces because they are smart, courageous, and confident. They are also very loyal and easily trainable, making them obey commands at any given moment. They will defend you with all their hard work. Aside from all that, they are a large breed with beautiful dark yellow and black fur.
This is perhaps the definition of a family dog. They are a sturdy and muscular, medium-sized breed that many people get because of their intelligence and loving attitude towards their owners. Their fur is a little longer and comes in different shades of gold. They are a very friendly, joyous, and playful breed that loves everyone, and they tend to act like puppies their whole life which is a very cute sight in adult dogs.
Their relatives to the south have already been mentioned, but English Bulldogs are also among the most beloved breeds nowadays because of how calm, brave, and friendly they are. They are also great and loyal watchdogs that can bite down intruders and other hostile people and animals very hard. Their coat is short and comes in different shades, while it is also very smooth. While they might seem lazy when you look at them in the house, be sure to take them out for exercise frequently so that they would not get depressed and ill.
There, now you know some of the most popular dog breeds that people prefer today. It may help you choose depending on what kind of dog you are looking for. Have in mind that no matter what you choose, these furry friends will return the favor with a lot of love and a lot of fun. Choose them wisely and enjoy!
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