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Old 05-20-2008, 04:00 AM
 
Location: Zurich, Switzerland/ Piedmont, CA
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Funny the rankings they come up with. LOL

AKC Dog Registration Statistics - Top 10 Most Popular Breeds in the 50 Largest U.S. Cities - 2007 AKC Registration Figures - Discover the Most Popular Breeds in Various U.S. Cities

I have a yorkshire terrier, 2nd most popular dog breed in the bay.

But first in my heart..
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Old 05-20-2008, 05:20 AM
 
Location: Kentucky
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Those are just ones that are AKC registered. I can't imagine that most dogs people here have are registered. I am also suprised pit bulls aren't on the list cause I see so many of them.
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Old 05-20-2008, 08:09 AM
 
Location: Ladysmith,Wisconsin
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My bloodhounds would not show up on list. #1 in my heart and eyes also, but I am talking working class hounds not show dogs.
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Old 05-20-2008, 09:44 AM
 
Location: Tejas
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I am sure there is a big difference is most popular registered and most popular breed. Missy, pitbulls arent a breed, just a bunch of dogs lumped into a category.
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Old 05-20-2008, 11:39 PM
 
Location: West Virginia
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Those are just ones that are AKC registered. I can't imagine that most dogs people here have are registered. I am also suprised pit bulls aren't on the list cause I see so many of them.
Because AKC does not reconise the "pitbull" they reg them as American Staffishire Terriors [might not have spelled it right!...sorry]
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Old 05-21-2008, 12:06 AM
 
Location: Jax
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We're not on the list . We're the 12th largest city in the US and the 3rd largest on the East Coast (after NYC and Philly) and we didn't make it on the list .

Oh well. We have lots of pit bulls, golden retrievers, labrador retrievers, pugs, pomeranians...
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Old 05-21-2008, 08:42 AM
 
Location: Tejas
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We must be like the 12th smallest here riveree, least you can think of that :P
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Old 05-21-2008, 10:42 AM
 
Location: Jax
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We must be like the 12th smallest here riveree, least you can think of that :P
I feel better....I'm not alone in not knowing my metro's top 10!
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Old 05-21-2008, 06:30 PM
 
Location: West Virginia
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Acording to the UKC web site the Pitbull is the #2 dog for 2007!

United Kennel Club: 2006's Top Twenty UKC Breeds Registered (http://www.ukcdogs.com/WebSite.nsf/WebPages/LrnTop10 - broken link)
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Old 05-21-2008, 08:32 PM
 
Location: Tejas
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I wonder how many of the APBT are registered as AmStaffs at the AKC
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