Labrador Retriever Top Dog Again

Yay!! I came in first again!

Yay!! I came in first again!

For the 23rd straight year, the Labrador Retriever is top dog! The American Kennel Club says that’s a record to be #1 on the most popular breed list.

What? I came in 3rd??

What? I came in 3rd??

Top ten most popular dogs in the U.S. for 2013 (I have two of the top five breeds)

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Golden Retriever
  4. Beagle
  5. Bulldog
  6. Yorkshire Terrier
  7. Boxer
  8. Poodle
  9. Rottweiler
  10. Dachshund

The biggest jump in the ranking? The French Bulldog came in at #11. The breed has skyrocketed in popularity since 2002 when the Frenchie was in the 58 spot.

For more notable dog trends in 2013 check out the AKC website here.

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