National Puppy Day: This is America's favorite dog, according to the American Kennel Club

Posted at 5:30 AM, Mar 23, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-23 05:30:33-04

America's favorite dog, for the 30th year in a row, is once again the Labrador retriever.

The American Kennel Clubused registration statistics from the AKC to compile and analyze the data to come up with a list of 195 favorite breeds.

The breed has been on the top ten list since the 1970s, according to the American Kennel Club.

This year’s runner-up in the French Bulldog, pushing aside the German Shepard which has been a favorite for the past eleven years.

American Kennel Club

Other breed favorites that made the list were Dachshunds making it into the tenth spot, Pointers, Rottweilers, Beagles, Poodles, Bulldogs, and Golden Retrievers.

For more information on America's top picks click here.