Who doesn’t love dogs? They are very popular with families and people all over the world. Recently, a list was revealed by the American Kennel Club, which named the top five most popular dog breeds. It’s always interesting and fun to look at this list, as it gives a great example of what people are looking at when it comes to dogs. Some people will always argue that their dog is the best, but the list is out there for people to comb over and argue about in a playful way of course. The best dog is a dog that loves you, and you love it. There is really no winner or loser in this situation. With that being said, here are the top five most popular dog breeds in 2019, there are other opinions out there, but this is ours.
These dogs are always seen around town, and they are quite adorable to say the least. According to research, presidents such as Calvin Coolidge and Warren Harding owned bulldogs. It shows they are held in pretty high esteem. People enjoy their size, as they are medium-sized, meaning they are not too big or not too small. They are just right for a lot of people. They are muscular, tough, and dignified all at the same time. They have a lovable face, and it’s easy to see why they would make the top five in 2019.
4) French Bulldogs
The French Bulldog keeps up the trend of bulldogs on the list. It says a lot about them that they are on this list twice. The French Bulldog is different, however. They are one of the most expensive dogs out there. If someone owns it, they have paid a pretty penny for it. They are popular all over the world today, as they are high on lists in countries such as The United Kingdom and Australia. It shows they have a global appeal for a lot of people out there. They are known for having big personalities, and who doesn’t love a dog with a big personality?
3) Golden Retrievers
These are a huge hit, and if you go for a walk, you are likely to see many of them frolicking around in your neck of the woods. They are also quite popular in pop culture as well. As a matter of fact, if you are a fan of pop culture, you have probably seen them on one of your favorite TV shows or movies. They have that face that just lights up the screen. It is also one of the gentlest dogs out there. It is why so many people that are looking to get a family dog tend to go with this breed. They know they can rest easy knowing this is a dog that is going to get along with the whole family.
2) German Shepherds
As usual, the German Shepherd is a big hit with dog lovers. What’s not to love with them? They are great protectors to their owners, and they are very, very loyal. Once you have picked one, they will be by your side for the rest of your life. They are the kind of dog you can feel safe having in the house. They also work as police dogs and service dogs. They are incredibly smart and talented as well. It is used a lot, but it is used because it is true: “ A dog is man’s best friend.” I don’t think any other animal out there proves that more than a German Shepherd.
1) Labrador Retrievers
If you can believe it, this has been the most popular dog for the past 28 years. It doesn’t look like that number will be slowing down anytime in the near future. People have gone so far as to say it is the most American dog that someone can own. It is known for its ability to do a lot of different things such as “hunting, showing, family, dock diving, tracking, obedience” according to the American Kennel Club. They composed this list, and they take a lot of pride in getting it right. It loves to be around its owner as much as possible, which is a tremendous trait in a dog. It’s no wonder it’s number one.