Top dogs of the world in 2022
Dogs have always been a part of humans, from ancient cavemen to cattle breeders at present dogs have always proven to be worthwhile companions and partners. They are amazing in their way and their traits have even baffled science. They can be found in the coldest place like Alaska to the desert heat of Morroco. If trained well they can be of service to disabled persons and can even detect illegal transportation of narcotics. They have saved many lives by detecting explosives.
Each breed is unique in their way. Here is the list of the top 10 dog breeds in the world.
10. German Shorthaired Pointer
German Shorthaired Pointer is a medium to large size dog breed that was developed for hunting in the nineteenth century in Germany and was popular too much in those days.
It is a versatile hunting breed of dog that can be used for other purposes and is also suitable for both land and water. The common nicknames of these dogs are GSP and DK.
The color of these dogs can be dark brown with some light brown colors or black colors. They are streamlined but powerful with strong legs.
9. Yorkshire Terrier
Yorkshire Terrier is one of the smallest terriers breed dogs similar to the Border Terrier. This breed of dog was developed in Yorkshire, England in the 19th century. The weight of these dogs is about 3.2 Kg (7 Pounds). This breed of dogs has an average height of 8 to 9 inches.
Yorkshire Terrier has an average life span of 12 to 15 years. These dogs are energetic and playful. Most people brought this pet because of the playful nature of this breed of dog
Rottweiler is one of the oldest breeds of dogs and also known as a breed of domestic dogs.
These dogs are medium to large in size and their main use is to herd livestock and also used to pull carts. They are also used for meat in the market but nowadays, they are mostly used for narcotics detector, search, guard dogs, rescue dogs, and police dogs.
A poodle is a kind of dog breeds that has three varieties. The three varieties of this breed are Standard Poodle, Miniature Poodle, and Toy Poodle.
Poodles are considered the second most intelligent breed after the Border Collie. The origin of this breed of dog is still disputed between Germany and France. They are skillful in many dog sports and in many activities. These dogs have oval and very dark eyes and their ears are folded over close to the head. The coat of these dogs is naturally curly and dense.
Beagle is one of the small size breeds of a dog whose appearance is very much similar to the larger foxhound. The origin of this breed of dog is not known.
This breed of dog is intelligent and has a great sense of smell. These dogs are superior in tracking instincts. The modern breed of these dogs was developed in England around the 18300s. The life span of this breed of dog is about 12 to 15 years. They are the primary breed of dogs used for the detection of prohibited agricultural imports and foodstuffs.
Bulldogs are a medium-sized breed of dogs. They are also known as British Bulldog or English Bulldog .
These are the muscular, hefty dog with wrinkled faces and distinctive pushed-in noses. They are one of the most popular dogs breeds all over the world. This breed of dog originates from England. In the past, these dogs are also used for bull-baiting from which their name was generated as Bulldogs.
4. French Bulldog
The other name of this breed is Bouledogue français and the common nickname is Frenchies. These breeds of dogs are one of the most rated breeds of dogs all over the world.
3. Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever is a medium to large hunting dog breeds. This breed of dog is originated in the mid-nineteenth century in Scotland. But in the twentieth century, it becomes the most popular dog that everyone wants in their houses.
The name ‘retriever’ means and refers to the ability to retrieve shot game undamaged due to the soft mouth of this breed. This breed has a love of water and they are easy to train
2. German Shepherd
German Shepherd is a medium to large size working dog breed which is also known as Alsatian Wolf Dog. They are also considered a herding breed.
This breed of dog mainly originated in Germany. But nowadays it can be found all over the world in different varieties such as American Shepherd, Australian Shepherd, Anatolian Shepherd, etc.
The looks of these dog breeds look like wolves. These dogs are preferred for many types of work including search and rescue, disability assistance, and police or military roles.
1. Labrador Retriever
Labrador Retriever is a medium to large-sized hunting breed of dog. This is one of the most popular breeds of dogs in the world and this popular breed originates from the United Kingdom in the 1830s. It is also considered as the most popular dog breeds in the US.
This breed is also known as Lab or Labrador. It is mainly used for disability assistance in many countries. They are also used for performing screening and detection work for official agencies.