The Smartest Dogs on the Planet
What breed is your dog? Is it one of the most intelligent dogs in the world? Most dog breeds are very friendly and very loyal. If you have a witty and smart dog then you are such a luck owner. Like human beings, each dog is unique that possesses special talent and skill. It is just a matter of rigorous training to produce such clever and smart dog. The dogs below are the most intelligent and smartest dogs in the world.
1. Border Collie
According to experts, Border Collies are the most intelligent dog breeds in the world. This extremely energetic and smart dog is usually successful in dog sport competitions. A particular Border Collie had learned 1,022 words. Some of the most notably intelligent Border Collies include Rico, Chaser and others.
Poodles are highly regarded as smart dogs. Theys are very successful in many confrontation shows and dog sports. Among the most popular Poodle dogs in the world include Philax and Brac of France, Weiss from Europe and Munito, a Poodle that can read spectators’ minds.
3. German Shepherd
German Shepherd Dogs are regarded as the wittiest and most flexible dog breeds in the world. This very loyal dog is one of the most popular dogs in the world and is one of the most registered of breeds. It is used as a search and rescue dog and for scent related works such as narcotics, explosives and others. it is one of the most versatile dog breeds in the world.
4. Golden Retriever
In the United States and in other parts of the world, Golden Retrievers are very popular because of their intelligence. This versatile dog, which is well adapted to suburban and rural places, can be a guide dog, detection dog, hunting dog and as a search and rescue dog.
5. Doberman Pinscher
Another very popular and intelligent dog breed is the Doberman Pinscher that originated in Germany. This loyal and very alert dog is one of the commonest dog breed in the world. It is once popularly used as a police dog and guard dog. It is a highly trainable dog like the Border Collie, Poodle and German Shepherd.
6. Shetland Sheepdog
The hardworking and energetic Shetland Sheepdog is considered as among the wittiest and smartest dog breeds in the world. This very agile and obedient dog is often known as the Sheltie. Among the most famous Shetland Sheepdogs are CH Halstor’s Peter Pumpkin ROM and Am/Can/Jpn/Int'l Ch.Golden Hylites the Phantom ROM.
7. Labrador Retriever
Like the Golden Retriever, another intelligent and popular dog breed is the Labrador Retriever. A good swimmer, it is a very popular assistance dog especially in Australia and Canada. It is also used for detection works, hunting and therapy work. The most decorated dog in the world is a Labrador Retriever named Endal.
Papillon is a small but cute-looking and intelligent dog breed. It originated in France and is one of the oldest toy spaniel dog breeds in the world. This highly intelligent and clever dog easily learns new tricks.
Another very intelligent dog that originated in Germany is the Rottweiler. This dog with very powerful bite, which is originally bred for hunting, is popularly used as a guide dog, guard dog, police dog and search and rescue dog.
9. Australian Cattle Dog
Australian Cattle Dogs are not just intelligent dogs, they are also among the longest-living dog breeds in the world. This highly trainable dog is one of the smartest in the world.
Have you ever heard a dog sing? Huskies are intelligent and phenomenal dog breed because some of them can talk and can say phrases such as I Love You and Hello. The most popular talking Husky is Mishka. Most amazingly, it can sing with the help of Auto Tune.