While there are hundreds of dogs breeds that are popular among masses, here is a list of top five popular dogs which acquire top five positions all round.
Labrador Retriever is the most popular dog breeds in the world. This dog breed is so popular owing to their loving, intelligent and loyal nature. These dogs are characterised by high energy level but gentle and tolerant too. These dogs are very popular as service dogs for blinds and people with disability.
Yorkshire Terriers are next most popular dogs in US but their position differs in ranking in different lists. These dogs are known for their playful nature and small size. This breed is very courageous and is mostly used as watch and guard dogs.
German Shepherd takes third place in popularity list and is popularly working dog developed form herding sheep. This dog breed is famous for their obedience, smartness and strength. German Shepherd is popular as police dog and military dogs.
Golden Retrievers are ranked 4th in the popular dogs lists. These are water loving, friendly, patient, and are eager to please. This dog breed is generally used a drug sniffing and rescue dogs. These dogs are also popular as family dogs.
The Beagle is the 5th in the list and are characterised by sweet, lively and curious little dogs. Thses dogs love everyone and love to be loved. Other popular dogs include Boxers, Poodles, Bull dogs, Dachshunds, Shih Tzus, Cocker Spaniel, American Eskimo dog, Border Collie and many more.