Shih Tzus are also popular lapdogs. Shin Tzu's "lion dog" is the only Asian in the top 20.
The Australian Shepherd's moniker belies its stunning coat and eyes. They originated in the northern Spanish and French Basque nation.
Doberman Pinschers, the third German breed in the top 20, are loyal and brave.
The Great Dane is the 14th most popular dog in America. These dogs can reach 32 inches and 175 pounds.
Despite its reputation during World War I and II, Americans enjoy the Sausage Dogs.
The Siberian Husky is one of the most beautiful dog breeds in the world.
Boxers have everything. These dogs are majestic. One of the most stunning breeds is the Boxer.
Yorkshire Terriers have been lapdogs, yet they originally hunted rats and other vermin.
Rottweilers rank eighth in US dog popularity. Rottweilers can weigh over 100 pounds.
Beagles have huge brown eyes, alert ears, and a pointed tail.