AKC Releases Annual List of Top 10 Breeds

The Labrador retriever is again the nation's No. 1 dog.

America's Favorite Dogs

AKC Top 10 Breeds
AKC Top 10 Breeds
AKC Top 10 Breeds
AKC Top 10 Breeds
AKC Top 10 Breeds
AKC Top 10 Breeds
AKC Top 10 Breeds
AKC Top 10 Breeds
AKC Top 10 Breeds
AKC Top 10 Breeds
AKC Top 10 Breeds
No. 3: German shepherd

This breed was created by mixing herding and farm dogs. Popularized in part by a string of movies such as "Rin Tin Tin," German shepherds are loyal and outgoing. They make good guard dogs and family pets. (American Kennel Club)

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