Here Are The Most Popular Dog Breeds In North Carolina
We love our dogs in North Carolina. As a matter of fact, according to Pawlicy, 41.3 percent of households in the tar heel state own a dog. Here are the most popular dog breeds in North Carolina.
I think just about everyone agrees that a shelter or rescue dog is the way to go. The most popular pure bred dog breeds in North Carolina include the Labrador Retriever, The German Shepherd and the Golden Retriever. None of these dogs made top dog in the United States this year.
The French Bulldog has been named the most popular dog breed in the United States according to the American Kennel Club. This officially ends the national reign of the iconic Labrador retriever. Here is a fun fact, the Plott Hound is the official dog for the state of North Carolina.
According to the AKC, the Frenchies popularity has surged 1,000 percent in the last decade. They will cost you. Puppies can reportedly reach as much as $5,000. Yikes!! Send me to the nearest humane society please. To learn more get details and video from Channel 7 right here.