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Top 10 Dog Breeds

Updated on November 7, 2012

According To The AKC

A while back I made a Top 10 Cat Breeds lens, and I thought it was about time for a Top 10 Dog Breeds one. There won't be any information about specific dogs or anything like that, just a comparison between the Top 10 for 2009 and 2010, and some great photos. Why don't you look to see if your favorite is there?

2009 List

1. Labrador Retriever

2. German Shepherd

3. Yorkshire Terrier

4. Golden Retriever

5. Beagle

6. Boxer

7. Bulldog

8. Dachshund

9. Poodle

10. Shih Tzu

Photo courtesy of wallpapercenter.net

2009 Top Dogs

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Labrador Retriever drawing courtesy of handipoints.comGerman Shepherd photo courtesy of germanshepherdsinfo.blogspot.comYorkshire Terrier photo courtesy of dogsbreeds.orgGolden Retriever photo courtesy of dog-breed-facts.comBeagle photo courtesy of Wikimedia commonsBoxer photo courtesy of Wikimedia CommonsBulldog photo courtesy of Wikimedia CommonsDachshund photo courtesy of petphotogallery.comPoodle photo courtesy of moreintelligentlife.comShih Tzu photo courtesy of dooziedog.com
Labrador Retriever drawing courtesy of handipoints.com
Labrador Retriever drawing courtesy of handipoints.com
German Shepherd photo courtesy of germanshepherdsinfo.blogspot.com
German Shepherd photo courtesy of germanshepherdsinfo.blogspot.com
Yorkshire Terrier photo courtesy of dogsbreeds.org
Yorkshire Terrier photo courtesy of dogsbreeds.org
Golden Retriever photo courtesy of dog-breed-facts.com
Golden Retriever photo courtesy of dog-breed-facts.com
Beagle photo courtesy of Wikimedia commons
Beagle photo courtesy of Wikimedia commons
Boxer photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons
Boxer photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons
Bulldog photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons
Bulldog photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons
Dachshund photo courtesy of petphotogallery.com
Dachshund photo courtesy of petphotogallery.com
Poodle photo courtesy of moreintelligentlife.com
Poodle photo courtesy of moreintelligentlife.com
Shih Tzu photo courtesy of dooziedog.com
Shih Tzu photo courtesy of dooziedog.com

Now The 2010 List

1. Labrador Retriever (no change)

2. German Shepherd (no change)

3. Yorkshire Terrier (no change)

4. Beagle (up 1 spot)

5. Golden Retriever (down 1 spot)

6. Bulldog (up 1 spot)

7. Boxer (down 1 spot)

8. Dachshund (no change)

9. Poodle (no change)

10. Shih Tzu (no change)

Photo courtesy of wallpapercenter.net

2010 Top Dogs

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Labs photo courtesy of wallpapercenter.netGerman Shepherd portrait courtesy of pet-portraits.netYorkie pillow courtesy of needlepointpillows.comBeagle photo courtesy of photobucket.comGolden Retriever puppy courtesy of fcweb.sd36.bc.caBulldog drawing courtesy of photobucket.comBoxer photo courtesy of lusciously-venomous.blogspot.comDachshund photo courtesy of phoenixdogphotography.comPoodles photo courtesy of poodlecluboflasvegas.orgShih Tzu photo courtesy of wallpaperweb.org
Labs photo courtesy of wallpapercenter.net
Labs photo courtesy of wallpapercenter.net
German Shepherd portrait courtesy of pet-portraits.net
German Shepherd portrait courtesy of pet-portraits.net
Yorkie pillow courtesy of needlepointpillows.com
Yorkie pillow courtesy of needlepointpillows.com
Beagle photo courtesy of photobucket.com
Beagle photo courtesy of photobucket.com
Golden Retriever puppy courtesy of fcweb.sd36.bc.ca
Golden Retriever puppy courtesy of fcweb.sd36.bc.ca
Bulldog drawing courtesy of photobucket.com
Bulldog drawing courtesy of photobucket.com
Boxer photo courtesy of lusciously-venomous.blogspot.com
Boxer photo courtesy of lusciously-venomous.blogspot.com
Dachshund photo courtesy of phoenixdogphotography.com
Dachshund photo courtesy of phoenixdogphotography.com
Poodles photo courtesy of poodlecluboflasvegas.org
Poodles photo courtesy of poodlecluboflasvegas.org
Shih Tzu photo courtesy of wallpaperweb.org
Shih Tzu photo courtesy of wallpaperweb.org

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