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The Most Obedient Dog Breeds

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10. Australian Cattle Dog
> Attributes: Alert, curious, pleasant
> Typical size: 17-20 inches, 35-50 pounds
> Life expectancy: 12-16 years

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9. Rottweiler
> Attributes: Loyal, loving, confident guardian
> Typical size: 22-27 inches, 80-135 pounds
> Life expectancy: 9-10 years

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8. Papillon
> Attributes: Friendly, alert, happy
> Typical size: 8-11 inches, 5-10 pounds
> Life expectancy: 14-16 years

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7. Labrador Retriever
> Attributes: Friendly, active, outgoing
> Typical size: 21.5-24.5 inches, 55-80 pounds
> Life expectancy: 10-12 years

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6. Shetland Sheepdog
> Attributes: Playful, energetic, bright
> Typical size: 13-16 inches, 15-25 pounds
> Life expectancy: 12-14 years

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