These trusted companions often work as police dogs and service dogs because they're fiercely loyal to their main caretakers.
This intelligent, friendly breed is basically the movie star of the group with starring roles on Full House, Air Bud, and Homeward Bound.
Frenchies have big personalities but require minimal exercise. It's no wonder the big-eared pooches are also the top choice in New York, San Francisco, and Miami, the AKC announced.
A presidential pick, both Calvin Coolidge and Warren Harding owned these dignified, courageous canines.
Curious and merry, beagles will follow their noses anywhere (and often into trouble).
They come in standard, miniature, and toy size varieties, but all poodles are considered one (extremely intelligent) breed. As for that fancy haircut,
Labs love to please, whether they're serving as guide dogs, narcotic detection dogs or just everyday family pets.
Known as protective guardians, Rottweilers can have a softer side as loving and loyal companions to their owners.
"GSPs" are known as great hunting and field dogs because of their intelligence and strong sense of smell.