When trying to pick the best dog for your family, here are ten of the best dog breeds in 2021. But pretty much all dog breeds are great, and you will be happy with any dog you bring home.
How good a dog is depends a lot on how you train him if you get him from a young age. So keep that in mind when choosing a new family pet.
1. Labrador Retriever
Labrador Retrievers will always be at the top of the list of the best breeds. They are the ultimate dog, great for families, low maintenance needs, and so much love to give. There are also many varieties including Yellow Labs, Chocolate Labs, and Black Labs!
They are incredibly kind and gentle dogs that make great additions to your family.
2. German Shepherds
A German Shepherd is a great dog to add to your family if you are looking for an incredibly loyal and intelligent dog. They can take a while to warm up and they can be a little destructive before a workout, but after a workout they are perfect.
Shepherds are intelligent and have great instincts, so they will be great at learning new tricks and following instructions.
3. Golden Retriever
Golden Retrievers, like Labradors, are great family dogs. They are gentle, sweet and caring. They are known to be loyal, patient, and eager.
They require lots of love, good care, and basic obedience training.
4. French bulldogs
French bulldogs have become increasingly popular lately. They are incredibly energy efficient and adapt well to any room, even a small apartment. They are a great dog to be adopted by yourself and they don’t mind being the only pet in the house.
They are so popular because of their adorable faces and ears, as well as their cool, loving, and loyal temperament.
Bulldogs are known for their wrinkled bodies and incredibly squishy faces. But they are also great companions. They are very gentle, and they make great snuggly friends too.
However, they have breathing problems due to their short nasal passages. So when adopting a bulldog you need to be ready to deal with these potential problems as soon as they arise.
Rottweilers are known to be powerful, protective, and loyal dogs with an instinct for guarding. However, while Rottweilers often get a bad rap for being aggressive, with the right training they can be incredibly cute and compassionate dogs.
If you are looking to adopt a Rottweiler make sure you are ready to give him the training he needs to be a great, non-aggressive dog.
Beagles are and will remain the perfect family dog. They are kind, loyal, and incredibly gentle with a playful temperament. In addition, they are easy to train and have short coats so you won’t have to spend too much time grooming them.
Corgis are adorable; With their long noses and short legs, you won’t regret getting one of these munchkins. Corgis love people, so they are always looking for attention. They also love exercise and are easy to train!
If you’re looking for a calm dog you may want to look elsewhere as corgis can be great speakers!
9. Australian Shepherd
If you are looking for a loyal, loving, intelligent and easy to train animal, the Australian Shepherd is the puppy for you. They can adapt to many different spaces, including small apartments.
They take a lot of exercise so make sure you can take them out often.
Boxers may look “mean” but they are great. They are the best breed for active families and individuals as they require plenty of exercise. They are also excellent watch dogs and great show dogs.
In addition, they are incredibly loyal, loving and cuddly.
Which one is right for me?
Deciding which breed of dog is best for you can be a challenge as there are so many good ones to choose from. The best way to choose a dog is to interact with it in person. You will feel the connection. You should choose the dog that best bonds you and your family.