The 10 Best Guard Dog Breeds in the World


Many dogs have a natural instinct to protect their home and family. Some of the best natural guard dogs are known to be loyal, strong, watchful and fearless.

If you’re searching for a certain dog breed that will protect your family from a dangerous situation, then a guard dog will be right fit for you.

The right guard dog should be responsive to training and not be aggressive towards its owner or non-threats. Here are the 10 best guard dog breeds in the world.


A large spitz breed of dog that originated from mountainous regions of Japan, it is known for its two breed types: the Akita Inu (Japanese Akita) and the Akita (American Akita).

Strong, independent and dominant breed, they are affectionate with family members but are aloof with strangers due to their territorial attitude.