Top 10 Best Dog Breeds to Own [2021]


According to a pet owners survey, approximately 89.7 million dogs owned in the United States in 2017. When adding a new puppy or dog to your family, it can be difficult to decide which is the best fit.

Many breeds make wonderful family dogs, though some are better suited for suburban and farm families than households living in the city. So what’s the best dog breed to own? We’ve compiled 10 of the best dog breeds to own for 2020.

The Basset Hound

The Basset Hound is an outgoing, friendly and playful dog. The Basset Hound is highly tolerant of children and other animals.

Basset Hounds have large pendulous ears, (known as “leathers”) that do not allow air to circulate inside them, like other breeds with erect or more open ears. This beautiful dog breed has a loving heat and is a great addition to any family.