Everybody knows that Labrador retriever has been ranking at number one positions for the last few decades. There are many other dog breeds that have been making it to the top ten dog breeds for last few years. But the issue with ranking is that it keeps on changing with the passage of every year. The most reliable data about the rankings of dog breeds rising in popularity is released by the American Kennel club. Let’s see which of the dog breeds have increased in popularity according to the recent rankings.
From the 35th rank this dog has accelerated to the 20th position. According to the general public, Australian Shepherds are basically a loyal, sweet and friendly breed. When they are puppies, they tend to carry hyper behavior but the behavior gets calm and friendly as they grow up.
From the 57th rank, Rhodesians have jumped to the amazing position of 39th. Bred to hunt lions, these dogs possess some of the most astounding qualities. Famous by the nick of “African Lion Hound”, these dogs are extremely alert and brave-hearted.
Preferred by most of the farmers, Border collies are known to be extremely friendly and active dogs. These dogs are also famous due to their beautiful coat. Used for the herding purposes, this dog breed has jumped to the rank of 44th from the 63rd.
Bernese mountain dog
Extremely good looking and well-behaved, this dog breed has jumped to 32nd rank from 51st position. Although, occasionally these dogs do display aggressive behavior but most of the times this dog breed is very friendly.
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
The cutest dog breed on earth, Cavalier King Charles Spaniels are known to be loving and playful. From the 40th rank, these little guys have jumped to the 18th position.
Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
Possessing quite huge size, this dog breed has jumped to the 74th rank from its 97th position. Despite its large size and ferocious looks, this dog is extremely nice-natured and friendly.
Portuguese water dog
Jumping from the 73rd position to the 49th rank, this dog looks really cool in its curly, black furry coat. Portuguese Water Dogs love to swim and indulge in outdoor activities. They also tend to show great affection towards their owners.
Jumping from the 79th to 52nd position, Bull Terrier is the most loyal and friendly dog on earth. This dog is perfect for people with busy routine and small accommodation.
Making an improvement to the 60th position from the 90th position, this dog breed is very intelligent and highly responsive. This dog loves to wander around during the day so if you possess a home with vast land area then this dog breed is perfect for you.
The Anatolian Shepherds have jumped to the amazing rank of 93rd after making an improvement from the 126th position. These dogs are talented, intelligent, active, highly responsive and possess an independent nature.
If you love to lead an independent life then this dog breed is definitely going to suit your lifestyle.