It's no surprise to me that the Labrador Retriever ranks as the number one dog for the 17th year in a row.
The Labrador retriever has been my favorite breed for as long as I can remember. I have been blessed with several labs that were each outstanding in their own way but all shared the desire to please, a gentle disposition and the ability to act human at times.
Here are the top ten dog breeds (by registration) for 2007:
Labrador Retriever Yorkshire Terrier German Shepherd Dog Golden Retriever Beagle Boxer Dachshund Poodle Shih Tzu Bulldog