Labrador retriever

A Labrador Retriever  (Photo STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

AKC: Labrador Retrievers Set Popularity-Ranking Record

The Labrador retriever was the nation’s most popular dog breed last year for a 23rd year in a row, the American Kennel Club announced Friday.

01/31/2014

FILE - Brooklyn's Deli, a black Labrador Retriever puppy. (Photo by Gary Gershoff/Getty Images for AKC)

AKC: Labrador Retriever Nation’s Top Dog

The American Kennel Club released its top 10 list of the nation’s most popular dog breeds on Wednesday.

01/30/2013

The American Kennel Club says the Labrador Retriever was named the number one breed in America for the 21th consecutive year. (Photo credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

AKC: Labrador Retriever America’s Number 1 Dog

The American Kennel Club released its top 10 list of the most popular breeds in America on Tuesday.

02/28/2012

Skye (by Ann Liguori)

Liguori: No Respect For Golden Retrievers At Westminster

A Golden Retriever has never won the Best in Show in the most prestigious dog show in the country? That is ludicrous!

WFAN–02/16/2011

Jacob the Labrador Retriever poses for the press during a news conference at the American Kennel Club January 26, 2011 to announce the top ten most popular breeds in the United States. The Labrador Retriever came in number one for the 20th consecutive year. (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Labrador Retriever Named Most Popular Dog In US

The American Kennel Club says the Labrador retriever is the most popular dog in America for the 20th straight year. The German shepherd is ranked second, with the Yorkshire terrier third.

01/26/2011