Check What Your Favorite Dog Breed Can Tell About Your Personality

Lover of Golden or Labrador Retrievers: Spunky and daring

According to Theresa Viestro, AKC spokeswoman for Labrador Retrievers, these owners are outgoing and willing to try new things. These owners, if they’re anything like their pets, are also quite popular. The American Kennel Club named the Labrador Retriever the most popular dog breed in 2019, the most recent year for which statistics are available. If Labs’ fur is a little too much for you, try one of these hairless dog breeds to keep your sniffles at bay.

Agreeable and Conscientious Toy Dog Lovers

According to a 2012 British survey of 1,000 people, owners of toy dog breeds like Chihuahuas and Yorkshire terriers were more amiable, conscientious, and open to new experiences.

According to Lance Workman, a psychologist at Bath Spa University and research author, “openness to new experiences is commonly lumped in with intelligence.”

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