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Here Are The AKC's 30 Most Popular Dog Breeds

3. Golden Retriever
Of course, Golden Retriever is the third most popular dog in the country. These lovable pups are well known as great family pets. They are friendly, exuberant, smart dogs you can't help but love. Their owners are devoted to the breed they call "Goldens" for short.

Pictured is an adorable Golden you can follow here on Instagram.