The Labrador Retriever wins again in Great Britain and is followed by the Cocker Spaniel, German Wirehaired Pointer, German Shepherd and Staffordshire Bull Terrier.
The Aussies love the Staffordshire Bull Terrier, the Labrador Retriever, German Shepherd, Cavalier King Charles Spaniel and the Golden Retriever the most. You may be wondering where the Australian Shepherd fits in, but America's number nine most popular breed was actually first bred here in the States!
Though it may not be their native tongue, Italians love the English Setter. The top five also includes the German Shepherd, Labrador Retriever, Segugio Maremmano and Jack Russell Terrier.
Once again, the Labrador Retriever is top dog. In India, it's followed by the German Shepherd, Golden Retriever, Pug and Indian Spitz.
The wickedly intelligent Poodle is number one most popular breed in Japan. The Chihuahua, Dachshund, Pomeranian and Yorkshire Terrier round out the top five.
One guess as to which breed is the most beloved in Germany. The German Shepherd is followed by the Dachshund, German Wirehaired Pointer, Labrador Retriever and Golden Retriever.
In a surprising twist, the American Staffordshire Terrier takes the top spot in Russia, where its own Siberian Husky didn't even make the top ten. Next in popularity is the Central Asian Shepherd Dog, Dachshund, Caucasian Shepherd Dog and then the Chow Chow.
The diminutive Yorkshire Terrier is the most popular breed in Spain, while the German Shepherd, French Bulldog, Golden Retriever and Labrador Retriever follow to make a very worldly pupulation.
South Koreans give love to some breeds that aren't quite as popular elsewhere in the world. Number one is the Maltese, then comes the Korean Jindo Dog, Golden Retriever, Miniature Schnauzer and Poodle.
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