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#8 MOST POPULAR DOG BREEDS IN INDIA

From a very long time, dogs are considered as “man’s Best friend” In the world of adopting a pet Dogs are always taken in deliberation. World widely admitted as loyal, intelligent and Sympathetic playmate of humans.

Dog breeds in India are mostly foreign breeds.

“Once you have had a wonderful dog, a life without one, is a life diminished.”-Dean Koontz

Presently, there are more than 369 dog breeds are confirmed to survive all over the globe.

Here, is the list of 8 popular dog breeds in India, which can be conserved as Play, Guard, Hound, and herding dogs.

  • Labrador retriever

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*Temperament: Friendly, Active, Outgoing, Intelligent, kind.

Labrador retriever is one of the most preferred dog breeds in India. Labradors are friendly, outgoing, and high-spirited companions who bond and make an awesome family dog.

The coat of the dog comes in yellow, black, and luscious chocolate. They are also very energetic breed which needs a lot of exercises twice a day.

Suggested Health Tests:

  • Hip Evaluation
  • Elbow Evaluation
  • Ophthalmologist Evaluation
  • EIC DNA Test

*Figures:

AKC rank Group Size Life expectancy Weight
1st Sporting Large 10-15 Years 25-40 kg

 

  • German shepherd

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*Temperament: Confident, courageous, smart, Affectionate, Loyal.

The German shepherd is generally considered as the finest dog in the dog kingdom. These are considered as all-purpose dog breeds in India and as well as other countries.

Because of their confident, Loyal, courageous, smart and affectionate behaviour they can bet there life for the protection of their family. This makes them the global best guard dogs.

Being a very active and an athlete breed, these buddies requires a lot of heavy exercise for their physical and mental well-being.

Suggested Health Tests:

  • Hip Evaluation
  • Elbow Evaluation

 

*Figures:

AKC rank Group Size Life expectancy Weight
2nd Herding Large 9-13 years 25-40 kg

 

  • Golden retriever

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*Temperament: Friendly, Intelligent, devoted.

The Golden Retriever is the most demanded dog breed in India. These breed makes to the most popular breed because of their dedication towards their work and enduring love of life when not on work.

They have a very thick waterproof coat which demands regular grooming. Golden retrievers are eager to do your bidding which frames then easy to train.

Being a sporting breed, Golden needs a sufficient amount of exercise daily else is most likely to engage in Heavy activities.

Suggested Health Tests:

  • Hip Evaluation
  • Elbow Evaluation
  • Cardiac Exam
  • Ophthalmologist Evaluation

*Figures:

AKC rank Group Size Life expectancy Weight
3rd Sporting Large 10-15 years 25-40 kg

 

  • Beagle

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*Temperament: Friendly, Curious, Merry, Determined, Excitable, Amiable, Gentle.

Beagles are excessively friendly and very clever dog breed. These dogs are mostly used at the airport because of their extremely Sharpe sense of smell.

These compact medium-sized dogs are also known as kid’s best friends, they are very kind to kids. Beagle dogs are extremely fun-loving and energetic which makes them great family dogs.

Beagles are from the best of dog breeds in India. They need at least an hour of exercise every day.

Suggested Health Tests:

  • Hip Evaluation
  • Ophthalmologist Evaluation
  • MLS DNA Test

*Figures:

AKC rank Group Size Life expectancy Weight
6th Hound Small 12-15 years 9-15 kg

 

  • Rottweiler

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*Temperament: Loyal, loving, confident, guardian, Good-Natured, Self Assured, Courageous.

 Rottweiler is tremendously strong, Sharpe, loyal, and active dog breed. If not well-bred and trained in puppyhood, rots might go aggressive by nature.

Their devotion towards their family makes them a family-friendly dog and makes them one of the excellent dog breeds in India as well.

Rottweiler is top class guard dogs. Short coat can be easily maintained by brushing them twice a weak. The breed is muscular and athlete and must be given an opportunity to exercise twice a day.

Suggested Health Tests:

  • Hip Evaluation
  • Elbow Evaluation
  • Cardiac Exam
  • Ophthalmologist Evaluation

*Figures:

AKC rank Group Size Life expectancy Weight
8th Working Large 10-12 years 44-65 kg
  •   Boxer

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*Temperament: Devoted, Loyal, Bright, Fearless, Friendly, Patient, Dependable, Bright, Fun-Loving, And Active.

 Sometimes silly but are generally bright and alert. Boxers are very courageous. They are also a great guard dog breed.

This breed has a large body and head, a square muzzle and strong jaws. They are patience and playfulness towards children, but they respond aggressively to threatens their loved ones.

Boxer is a highly playful and energetic dog breed, so American kennel club recommends to exercise them daily with a lease on and should be allowed to run loose.

Suggested Health Tests:

  • Hip Evaluation
  • Elbow Evaluation
  • Thyroid Evaluation
  • AS\SAS Cardio
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Boxer Cardiomyopathy
  • ARVC DNA Test
  • Degenerative Myelopathy DNA Test.

*Figures:

AKC rank Group Size Life expectancy Weight
11th Working Large 7-12 years 29-36 kg
  •   Indian spits/Pomeranian

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*Temperament: Inquisitive, Bold, Lively, Intelligent, Active, and Athletic.

Indian spits are the comedian breed among the rest of the breed. They are very loyal and smart and make wonderful companions for humans.

Pomeranian breed dogs can be used as guard dogs because of their aggressive behaviour towards strangers and love and affection for kids.

The physical and mental health of this dog breed can be maintained but a regular walk and love from their family.

Suggested Health Tests:

  • Patella Evaluation
  • Cardiac Exam
  • Ophthalmologist Evaluation

*Figures:

AKC rank Group Size Life expectancy Weight
23rd Toy Small 10-14 years 5-7 kg
  • Pug

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*Temperament: Charming, Mischievous, Loving, Playful, Stubborn, docile, clever, Quit.

Pugs are one of the best family dog breeds in India. They are very low maintenance dog breed as they do not need regular bathing unless they come in contact with some dirt.

Even they have very low hair fall. Uneasiness can be caused by long nails and therefore regular trimming of nails becomes compulsory for them.

Pugs have colours like black, fawn, apricot and silver fawn. These breeds are highly adaptable due to their active and energetic behaviour in the home and even enjoys outdoors.

Pugs are mostly found snuggling on the couch but to keep them fit, light exercise like walk or backyard play is sufficient.

Suggested Health Tests:

  • Hip Evaluation
  • Patella Evaluation
  • Ophthalmologist Evaluation
  • Pug Dog Encephalitis DNA Test

*Figures:

AKC rank Group Size Life expectancy Weight
28th Toy Small 12-15 years 6-8 kg

 

That’s all for 8 most popular dog breeds in India

Just keep in mind to read up all their needs (which will be provided on Perfectails.com) so you can arrange them with what exactly the look for to be happy and healthy.

HAPPY PETTING!!!.

#8 MOST POPULAR DOG BREEDS IN INDIA

From a very long time, dogs are considered as “man’s Best friend” In the world of adopting a pet Dogs are always taken in deliberation. World widely admitt

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