Showing 1-10 of 816 results

Expert Advice: News Most Popular Breeds by City 2021 — Find Out the Top Dog in Places Around the US
As the American Kennel Club announced, the Labrador Retriever was the most popular dog breed in the United States in 2021 — for the 31st year in a row, no less! (It usurped the Cocker Spaniel in 1991, and hasn’t let go of the No. 1 spot since.) But when looking at the most popular […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/most-popular-dog-breeds-by-city/ | March 15, 2022
Expert Advice: Breed History Labrador Retriever History: Behind One of America’s Most Popular Breeds
One of America's most popular dog breeds took a roundabout route to get here, crossing from this side of the Atlantic to the other – and then back again. The Labrador Retriever’s earliest origins are found across our northern border, in the Canadian province of Newfoundland. If that sounds a bit confusing to geography buffs, […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/labrador-retriever-history-behind-the-breed/ | November 20, 2020
Expert Advice: News Most Popular Breeds In 25 Most Populous Cities In The US
Although the Labrador Retriever is the most popular dog in the United States, the Lab isn't top dog in a few of the 25 most populous cities, according to AKC registration data. For example, the playful and adaptable French Bulldog is No. 1 in New York City and San Francisco, while the active and intelligent Poodle is […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/most-popular-breeds-in-25-most-populous-cities-in-the-us/ | February 22, 2016
Labrador retriever laying next to a young girl blowing bubbles in the park.
Expert Advice: Dog Breeds Most Popular Breeds Of The 2000s
Every year, the AKC releases the list of most popular breeds. But which breeds were top 10 from 2000-2009? Find out here!
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/popular-breeds-of-the-2000s/ | February 14, 2015
Azawakh on lead standing in the grass
Expert Advice: Dog Breeds Why Are Some Dog Breeds Rare or Not as Popular?
Every year, the AKC publishes its list of breed rankings by popularity, based on registration statistics. 2022, the top 10 least popular breeds were: Pyrenean Shepherds (No. 190) Cesky Terriers (No. 191) Sussex Spaniels (No. 192) Harriers (No. 193) Azawakhs (No. 194) Belgian Laekenois (No. 195) American Foxhounds (No. 196) Sloughis (No. 197) Norwegian Lundehunds […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/why-are-some-dog-breeds-rare-or-not-as-popular/ | June 19, 2023
French Bulldog and Pug laying together on a chair indoors
Expert Advice: Dog Breeds Most Popular Dog Breeds by City 2022
From Atlanta to West Palm Beach, here are the most popular dog breeds in each city based on the 2022 rankings from the American Kennel Club.
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/most-popular-dog-breeds-city-2022/ | March 22, 2023
French Bulldog sitting on the couch home alone.
Expert Advice: Dog Breeds The Most Popular Dog Breeds of 2022
The AKC uses registration data to collect the most popular breeds of the past year, and for the first time in history, the French Bulldog takes the #1 spot
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/most-popular-dog-breeds-2022/ | March 15, 2023
two poodles outdoors top 5 most popular breeds
Expert Advice: Dog Breeds Most Popular Dog Breeds of 2021
It goes without saying that in your house, your dog is the most popular. But what do the statistics say? The American Kennel Club has used registration data to compile the list of 2021’s most popular breeds. As always, the Labrador Retriever tops the list — this time for the 31st year!  The Lab's temperament […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/most-popular-dog-breeds-of-2021/ | March 15, 2022
french bulldog
Pages Most Popular Dog Breeds
Every year the American Kennel Club releases our ranking of the most popular dog breeds based on AKC registration statistics for the previous year. For the first time since 1991, the Labrador Retriever is not in the top spot, usurped by the French Bulldog, who was at the number two spot in 2021.  Below, find ranked annual […]
https://www.akc.org/most-popular-breeds/ | March 15, 2022
Pages 2019 Most Popular Dog Breeds
    Breed Rank Retrievers (Labrador) 1 German Shepherd Dogs 2 Retrievers (Golden) 3 French Bulldogs 4 Bulldogs 5 Poodles 6 Beagles 7 Rottweilers 8 Pointers (German Shorthaired) 9 Pembroke Welsh Corgis 10 Dachshunds 11 Yorkshire Terriers 12 Australian Shepherds 13 Boxers 14 Siberian Huskies 15 Cavalier King Charles Spaniels 16 Great Danes 17 Miniature […]
https://www.akc.org/most-popular-breeds/2019-full-list/ | September 14, 2021

Showing 1-10 of 816 results