Many dogs aren't merely pets - they also carry out important jobs for their handlers.Many dogs aren't merely pets - they also carry out important jobs for their handlers.
Many dogs aren't merely pets - they also carry out important jobs for their handlers.

Top Working Dogs 2024: Here are the 10 most popular breeds of adorable working dog - including the German Shepherd ๐Ÿถ

Demand for pups has soared, but not all dog breeds are simply beloved pets โ€“ many carry out a range of important jobs.

Itโ€™s been a boom time for pets over the last few years โ€“ Kennel Club figures show that the number of people looking for puppies has surged to record levels.

There are a huge number of pedigree dogs โ€“ 221 to be exact โ€“ along with numerous crossbreeds, and some of them have a very particular set of skills that make them very useful to fulfil certain tasks.

From army and police dogs, to sight and hearing dogs, they help make all our lives better.

And for those looking for a puppy, they can also make wonderful family pets, with a great combination of intelligence and empathy.

Here are the 10 most useful breeds of working dog, according to the American Kennel Club.

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