The cutest dog breeds, ranked
they are working dogs that are very useful for herding. They can also be used as search and rescue and guide dogs.
Named after their place of origin, the Shetland Islands, this breed of herding dog is also known as a Sheltie.
This working dog breed has a distinctive wolf-like appearance. Originating in Asia, they were brought to Alaska to be trained as sled dogs.
Pembroke Welsh corgi:
They are very sociable dogs, and on the higher end of the intelligence scale.
the dalmatian is instantly recognizable—not least because of the Disney film '101 Dalmatians.'
American Staffordshire terrier:
this breed is a descendant of the Bull and Terrier, which was used as a fighting dog in the first half of the nineteenth century.
The name of this breed is indicative of its status as a hunting dog. They are also often used as disability assistance dogs.
The small hound was bred largely for hunting purposes. Charlie Brown's dog Snoopy is a very famous example of a beagle.
A hunter breed, English setters are intelligent dogs, but can also be strong-willed and mischievous.
Bernese mountain dog:
This very large breed of working dog was originally brought to Switzerland by the Romans approximately two thousand years ago.
The French bulldog has become one of the most popular dog breeds in recent years.
Also known as a sausage dog, this hound breed was initially developed as a hunter. They can be rather difficult dogs to train.