The most common dog breed in Raleigh is… ::

The Labrador Retriever after once again took Raleigh’s leading place in the American Kennel Club’s 2021 ranking of the most preferred dog breeds in the U.S.

Raleigh’s top 5 breeds for 2021, according to the AKC:

  1. Labrador retriever
  2. Golden retriever
  3. German shepherd
  4. French bulldog
  5. Poodle

The AKC utilizes registration knowledge pulled from Raleigh ZIP codes as specified by the U.S. Postal Company.

“Raleigh loves its retrievers,” AKC Government Secretary Gina DiNardo claimed in a information launch. “Both the lab and golden retriever have remained a fixture at the leading of the charts and do not appear to be likely wherever anytime soon.”

Labs also won the leading location in Buffalo, New York and Cleveland.

The AKC also declared its nationwide rankings Tuesday at a digital push convention at the AKC Museum of the Canine in New York Metropolis. The ever-common Labrador retriever is the nation’s favorite doggy for the 31st consecutive 12 months.

The Poodle has “pawed” its way back again into the best 5 after 24 years, bumping the perennial favored Bulldog out for the initially time in nearly a decade

Most well known doggy breeds of 2021 in the U.S.:

  1. Labrador retriever
  2. French bulldog
  3. Golden retriever
  4. German shepherd
  5. Poodle