Google’s High 10 Most-Searched Canine Breeds In The U.S.


The Labrador Retriever has been America’s primary most-popular canine breed since 1991. Regardless of their 30+ yr reign, Labs are not the US’ most searched breed on Google.

That honor goes to their shorter, stubbier cousin, the Bulldog. Actually, regardless of their prevalence as pets, Labs are solely the fourth most Google-researched breed by American canine lovers.

What are the highest 10 most searched canine breeds within the nation? And which breed is top-of-mind for Googlers in every state?

USA At this time experiences:

“Based mostly on Google search information compiled over the past 5 years, Bulldogs are the most-searched canine breed within the U.S. in all however 13 states: Alaska, Idaho, Kentucky, Maine, Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, New Hampshire, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, and West Virginia. These states favored three different breeds: Labrador Retriever, Siberian Husky, and German Shepherd.”

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“The Huge 10” Most Searched Canine Breeds within the U.S.

1. Bulldog

2. German Shepherd

3. Pit Bull

4. Labrador Retriever

5. Siberian Husky

6. Golden Retriever

7. Poodle

8. French Bulldog

9. Chihuahua

10. American Pitbull Terrier

The Most Well-liked Canine Breed in Every State

In line with Google traits information since 2017, these are the pups favored state-by-state.

Alabama – Bulldog

Alaska – Siberian Husky

Arizona – Bulldog

Arkansas – Bulldog

California – Bulldog

Colorado – Bulldog

Connecticut – Bulldog

Delaware – Bulldog

District of Columbia – Bulldog

Florida – Bulldog

Georgia – Bulldog

Hawaii – Bulldog

Idaho – Labrador Retriever

Illinois – Bulldog

Indiana – Bulldog

Iowa – Bulldog

Kansas – Bulldog

Kentucky – German Shepherd

Louisiana – Bulldog

Maine – Labrador Retriever

Maryland – Bulldog

Massachusetts – Bulldog

Michigan – Bulldog

Minnesota – Labrador Retriever

Mississippi – Bulldog

Missouri – Bulldog

Montana – Labrador Retriever

Nebraska – Bulldog

Nevada – Bulldog

New Hampshire – Labrador Retriever

New Jersey – Bulldog

New Mexico – Bulldog

New York – Bulldog

North Carolina – Bulldog

North Dakota – Labrador Retriever

Ohio – Bulldog

Oklahoma – Bulldog

Oregon – Bulldog

Pennsylvania – Bulldog

Rhode Island – Bulldog

South Carolina – Bulldog

South Dakota – Labrador Retriever

Tennessee – Bulldog

Texas – Bulldog

Utah – Bulldog

Vermont – Labrador Retriever

Virginia – Bulldog

Washington – Siberian Husky

West Virginia – German Shepherd 

Wisconsin – Labrador Retriever

Wyoming – Bulldog

Why Are “Bulldogs” So Well-liked?

Bulldogs dominate the canine Google searches in the US, however is all of it about aesthetics? Or maybe their recognition in viral movies? Whereas Individuals like to Google the time period “Bulldog,” the breed is barely quantity six on the AKC’s 2021 listing of hottest canine breeds, which ranks canines primarily based on proprietor registrations from the earlier yr.

Based mostly on that very same information, the Bulldog’s shut cousin, the French Bulldog, is a formidable quantity two in the US. Art professional Gary Bachman is writing a e-book on the Frenchie’s recognition in nineteenth century and fashionable artwork. As a French Bulldog dad himself, he says, “the breed appeals to folks with refined tastes,” and “their jovial character is well-suited to metropolis life.”

Frenchies are additionally extraordinarily widespread amongst celebrities, together with Girl Gaga, Hugh Jackman, Madonna, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, and the late Carrie Fisher.

Might or not it’s that American Googlers search the French model of the Bulldog once they kind of their search time period?

Frenchies and their English cousins are undeniably lovely, clever, and entertaining, however earlier than you go to Google to seek out your subsequent pet, make sure to do your analysis. Bulldogs and different brachycephalic breeds are liable to a variety of heartbreaking—and costly—well being issues. They’re additionally among the breeds most definitely to be stolen.