Special Report

The 50 Most Popular Dog Breeds in America

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10. Dachshund
> Weight: 16-32 pounds (standard), 11 pounds & under (miniature)
> Height: 8-9 inches (standard), 5-6 inches (miniature)
> Popularity in 2019: 12 out of 197
> Life expectancy: 12-16 years
> Personality: Friendly, Curious, Spunky
> Group category: Hound

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9. German Shorthaired Pointer
> Weight: 55-70 pounds (male), 45-60 pounds (female)
> Height: 23-25 inches (male), 21-23 inches (female)
> Popularity in 2019: 9 out of 197
> Life expectancy: 10-12 years
> Personality: Friendly, Smart, Willing to Please
> Group category: Sporting

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8. Rottweiler
> Weight: 95-135 pounds (male), 80-100 pounds (female)
> Height: 24-27 inches (male), 22-25 inches (female)
> Popularity in 2019: 8 out of 197
> Life expectancy: 9-10 years
> Personality: Loyal, Loving, Confident Guardian
> Group category: Working

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7. Beagle
> Weight: 20-30 pounds
> Height: 13-15 inches
> Popularity in 2019: 6 out of 197
> Life expectancy: 10-15 years
> Personality: Friendly, Curious, Merry
> Group category: Hound

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6. Poodle (Toy)
> Weight: 4-6 pounds
> Height: 10 inches
> Popularity in 2019: 7 out of 197
> Life expectancy: 10-18 years
> Personality: Agile, Intelligent, Self-Confident
> Group category: Toy