It is rightly said, “A person who has never owned a dog has missed a wonderful part of his life”. Dogs are considered to be the best companion in an individual’s life. The bond between the dog and human has always been praised and adored by everyone. Dogs are considered to be “man’s best friend”. Dogs not only guard their masters but also act as a family member. Here is the list of “most popular dog breeds” with some interesting facts.
1. Labrador Retriever
Labrador Retriever is a type of gun dog. It is the most popular breed in America. It is known for its athletic and playful activities. They are well-behaved and even-tempered dogs. They are found in black, chocolate, and yellow colours. They are strong swimmers with powerful intelligence. They are famous as the most popular working dogs, specialized as therapy dogs, search-and-rescue dogs, cadaver dogs, and guide dogs. It is the most popular dog by ownership in Canada, Australia, United States, United Kingdom, and New Zealand.
Interesting Fact: Labradors can carry an egg without breaking it. They can also carry an animal in their mouth without hurting it.
2. German Shepherd
German Shepherd is a fun-loving, large-sized dog. It was originated in Germany. These dogs are hard working and the part of Herding Group. They are the mixture of farm and herding dogs. They are known for their strength, obedience, intelligence, loyalty, and presence of mind. They are found in various categories, like working dogs, search-and-rescue dogs, guard and military dogs, and acting dogs. They are the second most popular dog breed in America. They are highly active and self-assured dogs. They are available in various colours, like tan/black, red/black, black masks, etc.
Interesting Facts: In 1928, Buddy (German Shepherd) became the first eye-seeing dog. In 1921, Strongheart was one of the earliest canine film stars.