The most popular dog breeds around the world

Tap our interactive world map to see the preferred pups in that country.

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The most popular dog breeds around the world

Hover over or tap our interactive world map to see the preferred pups in that country.

rottweiler maltese pug golden retriever chihuahua cane corso

Which dog is the world’s favorite? Our interactive map above reveals favored dog breeds each country Googles more than any other hound. In the United States, it’s the Golden Retriever, a feeling shared by Colombia, Mongolia and Jordan. Overall, the Rottweiler appears to be the world’s most popular dog, most searched for in 65 of the 161 places included in the research. The Rottweiler’s popularity could be influenced by its reputation for feistiness and usefulness as a guard dog. Either way, the Rottweiler is clearly on a lot of people’s minds worldwide! Hover or click around our map by country or filter for a specific breed below.

The full list of countries

Country Most searched dog breed
Afghanistan Afghan hound
Albania Maltese
Algeria Rottweiler
Andorra Border collie
Angola Rottweiler
Antigua and Barbuda Akita
Argentina Bull terrier
Armenia Rottweiler
Australia French bulldog
Austria Chihuahua
Azerbaijan Rottweiler
Bahrain Maltese
Bangladesh Maltese
Belarus Pug
Belgium Chihuahua
Belize Rottweiler
Bhutan Tibetan mastiff
Bolivia Rottweiler
Bosnia and Herzegovina Cane corso
Botswana Rottweiler
Brazil Pug
Brunei Golden retriever
Bulgaria Cane corso
Burkina Faso Rottweiler
Cameroon Rottweiler
Canada Golden retriever
Cape Verde Rottweiler
Central African Republic Malinois
Chile Pug
Barbados Rottweiler
Myanmar (Burma) Golden Retriever
Cambodia Pug
Sri Lanka Rottweiler
Christmas Island Rottweiler
Colombia Golden retriever
Republic of the Congo Pug
Democratic Republic of the Congo Rottweiler
Cook Islands Pug
Cyprus Golden retriever
Denmark Rottweiler
Dominican Republic Chihuahua
Ecuador Cane corso
El Salvador Maltese
Equatorial Guinea Pomeranian
Ethiopia Rottweiler
Estonia Rottweiler
Fiji Rottweiler
Finland Rottweiler
France Rottweiler
French Polynesia Maltese
Djibouti Rottweiler
Gabon Rottweiler
Georgia Cane corso
The Gambia Maltese
Germany Chihuahua
Ghana Rottweiler
Greece Maltese
Grenada Rottweiler
Guam Shih tzu
Guatemala Rottweiler
Guinea Rottweiler
Guyana Rottweiler
Haiti Rottweiler
Honduras Rottweiler
Iceland Maltese
India Rottweiler
Indonesia Siberian husky
Iraq Rottweiler
Ireland Pug
Israel Maltese
Italy Maltese
Cote d’Ivoire Rottweiler
Jamaica Rottweiler
Japan Akita
Kazakhstan Pug
Jordan Golden retriever
Kenya Rottweiler
South Korea Maltese
Kuwait Golden retriever
Laos Pug
Lebanon Golden retriever
Latvia Maltese
Libya Maltese
Liechtenstein Maltese
Lithuania Maltese
Luxembourg Maltese
Madagascar Rottweiler
Malawi Rottweiler
Malaysia Rottweiler
Maldives Maltese
Malta Maltese
Mexico Pug
Monaco Chihuahua
Mongolia Golden retriever
Moldova Rottweiler
Morocco Rottweiler
Mozambique Rottweiler
Oman Maltese
Namibia Rottweiler
Nepal Maltese
Netherlands Chihuahua
Curacao Cane Corso
Sint Maarten Chihuahua
Caribbean Netherlands Boerboel
New Caledonia Rottweiler
Vanuatu Rottweiler
New Zealand Pug
Nicaragua Rottweiler
Niger Rottweiler
Nigeria Rottweiler
Niue Basset hound
Norway Pomeranian
Northern Mariana Islands Maltese
Panama Rottweiler
Papua New Guinea Rottweiler
Paraguay Rottweiler
Peru Rottweiler
Philippines Shih tzu
Poland Maltese
Portugal Beagle
Romania Cane corso
Russia Pug
Rwanda Bulldog
Saint Pierre and Miquelon Newfoundland
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Rottweiler
San Marino Maltese
Sao Tome and Principe Rottweiler
Senegal Rottweiler
Serbia Cane corso
Seychelles Rottweiler
Singapore Pug
Slovakia Cane corso
Vietnam Poodle
Slovenia Border collie
Somalia Maltese
South Africa Rottweiler
Spain Chihuahua
Suriname Rottweiler
Sweden Pomeranian
Tajikistan Maltese
Thailand French bulldog
Togo Rottweiler
Trinidad and Tobago Rottweiler
United Arab Emirates Maltese
Tunisia Rottweiler
Turkey Pug
Turkmenistan Rottweiler
Uganda Maltese
Ukraine Pug
Macedonia (former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia) Maltese
Egypt Rottweiler
Guernsey Pug
Jersey Maltese
Tanzania Rottweiler
United States Golden retriever
United Kingdom French bulldog
Uruguay Pug
Uzbekistan Rottweiler
Venezuela Rottweiler
Yemen Chow chow
Zambia Rottweiler

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