results are in and it’s clear that Americans love their dogs, Labrador
Retrievers in particular. The family-friendly breed has taken the top
spot in this year’s American Kennel Club’s most popular dogs list for the 23rd
year in a row. The ranking puts the Lab in the Kennel Club’s record
books as the longest breed to hold a number one spot, the previous record being
held by the poodle which had a 22-year reign at number one before being knocked
off by the Lab decades ago. Click through to see if your favorite made the
top 10 and find out which four-legged breed is a rising star.
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