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29 Things You Didn't Know About Labrador Retrievers, America's Most Popular Dog

1. They're The Most Popular Breed In The U.S.
Labs are about as lovable and even-tempered as dogs get. That's probably why the Labrador retriever has been the most popular breed in the United States for the past 30 years. They reached No. 1 once again in 2020, and are active, friendly, and outgoing. 

They're great as farm dogs, guide dogs, and dogs for little kids. They're eager to please, learn quickly, and are easy to train, making them an ideal pet for over a quarter of a century. What more could you want from a best friend?