Published at 12:29 PM EDT on Mar 21, 2017 | Updated at 10:55 PM EDT on Jul 6, 2017
The Labrador retriever is America's best best friend, according to the American Kennel Club. The dog registry released its annual listing of America's most popular dog breeds, based on registration data, on March 21, 2017. The AKC's rankings include family favorites like German shepherds, bulldogs, and Yorkshire terriers. Check out the photos below for "aw"-inducing moments featuring the full list of America's most popular dog breeds.