Most Popular Dog Breed in the U.S.

In 2012, Frenchies ranked at no. 14 on the list. After jumping to the no. 2 spot in 2021, the playful breed took the top spot in 2022. Congrats, pal!

Having held the title of the most popular dog breed in the U.S. for more than three decades, these lively, all-American pups had the longest reign of any breed.

A friendly, playful sporting dog, golden retrievers are eager, alert, self-confident, and very active and energetic, but they're no watchdogs. This breed is slow to mature


Highly intelligent, seriously loyal, utterly devoted and known for dignity and stature, they can run at great speeds.

The national dog of France was originally a hunting dog from Germany. They're good swimmers with waterproof coats, perfect for duck hunting.

Calm, courageous, friendly, affectionate and stubborn, this breed prefers watching TV to taking walks.

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