These Are The 8 Of Most Popular Outdoor Dog Breeds

French Bulldog

That this beautiful breed is such a popular option is simple to understand given that it has a face that is wrinkled, ears that are enormous and bat-like, and eyes that are appealing to a puppy.

Labrador Retriever

These notoriously friendly dogs are the definition of man's best friend. Originally bred to retrieve ducks, the sporty breed is known for its endless affection and general enthusiasm for life.

Golden Retriever

Extroverted and easygoing, it's hard to picture a golden retriever that's not wagging its tail. Highly trainable and patient with children, golden retrievers are equally compatible for work or play.

German Shepherd

Hard-working, loyal, and courageous, German shepherds are best known for their role as working members of society. At home, the breed is a gentle guardian.


With a variety of sizes and colors, there's a poodle for everyone out there. Poodles have a reputation for being high-maintenance and sassy, but really they are skilled athletes and smart creatures who make for loving


Thanks to a hearty build and gentle nature, this one-of-a-kind breed makes for loving and loyal companions. They are sensitive to their environments and can get overheated easily


Training makes "rotties" calm and composed. They may seem distant, but family members know this breed is a cuddling teddy bear. While this devoted breed has a guard dog reputation


This popular breed boasts a permanently puppy-like appearance, which, coupled with its curious nature and playful personality makes it a natural winner when it comes to popularity.