cocker spaniel

Not too big; not too small: These dogs are the definition of a happy medium, and probably why they show up on our list of most popular dogs year after year. Their playful and kind personalities make for excellent additions to families. Some are calmer by nature, like the Bulldog or the Whippet;…

Not too big; not too small: These dogs are the definition of a happy medium, and probably why they show up on our list of most popular dogs year after year. Their playful and kind personalities make for excellent additions to families. Some are calmer by nature, like the Bulldog or the Whippet; others are more energetic like the Brittany or the Shetland Sheepdog. No matter what, they’re friendly and obedient, and love to please.

Bulldog

Bulldog

Kind but courageous, friendly but dignified, the Bulldog is a thick-set, low-slung, well-muscled…

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Canaan Dog

Canaan Dog

One of the AKC's oldest breeds, the Canaan Dog is the national dog of Israel. This quick…

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Carolina Dog

Carolina Dog

Carolina Dogs are generally shy and suspicious in nature, but once a dog accepts a human into i…

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Clumber Spaniel

Clumber Spaniel

A dignified and mellow hunting companion of kings, the Clumber Spaniel is the largest of the AKC…

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Collie

Collie

The majestic Collie, thanks to a hundred years as a pop-culture star, is among the world’s mo…

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Croatian Sheepdog

Croatian Sheepdog

The Croatian Sheepdog is an agile, helpful and humble shepherd dog, self-reliant to his owne…

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Czechoslovakian Vlcak

Czechoslovakian Vlcak

An alert, primitive canine that resembles a wolf in appearance. They are highly intellige…

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Dalmatian

Dalmatian

The dignified Dalmatian, dogdom's citizen of the world, is famed for his spotted coat and unique…

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Deutscher Wachtelhund

Deutscher Wachtelhund

The Deutscher Wachtelhund has a scenting and blood tracking ability comparable to a Bloodhound and…

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Drentsche Patrijshond

Drentsche Patrijshond

This breed is pronounced da'rinse-ah puh'trice-hoon. The Drentsche Patrijshond, Drent fo…

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Drever

Drever

The Drever is robust and strong rather than elegant and speedy. They have a proud carriage…

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Dutch Shepherd

Dutch Shepherd

The Dutch Shepherd is a lively, athletic, alert and intelligent breed, and has retained its herding…

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