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Top 10 most popular brown dog breeds around the world

By, New Delhi
Feb 04, 2024 02:05 PM IST

From the playful Dachshund to the loyal Labrador Retriever, here are 10 best brown dog breeds from around the world.

Stunning, friendly, and gentle, brown dogs have their own charm and unique characteristics that make them popular across the globe. They come in various shades from chocolate brown, yellowish brown to light brown. The attractive brown colour is thanks to Eumelanin, a pigment that contributes to their colour. Be it the friendly and intelligent Labrador Retriever, fine swimmers Chesapeake Bay Retriever or the adorable The Shih Tzu, a small toy breed, there is no dearth of adorable brown dogs that are worth welcoming into your home as loyal companions. These lovable brown dogs are sure to bring joy, companionship, and a furry warmth to your life. (Also read: How long might your dog live? New study calculates life expectancy for different breeds)

Be it the friendly and intelligent Labrador Retriever, fine swimmers Chesapeake Bay Retriever or the adorable The Shih Tzu, a small toy breed, there is no dearth of adorable brown dogs that are worth welcoming into your home as loyal companions(Freepik)
Be it the friendly and intelligent Labrador Retriever, fine swimmers Chesapeake Bay Retriever or the adorable The Shih Tzu, a small toy breed, there is no dearth of adorable brown dogs that are worth welcoming into your home as loyal companions(Freepik)

"Whether you're drawn to the playful Dachshund or the loyal Labrador Retriever, these breeds offer a spectrum of personalities and characteristics. Remember, when choosing a furry friend, consider factors like size, energy level, and temperament to find the perfect match for your lifestyle," says Devanshi Shah, Founder and CEO, Petkonnect.

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Shah shares a list of 10 popular brown dog breeds from across the world.

BEST BROWN DOG BREEDS

1. Labrador Retriever

The Labrador Retriever is a perennial favourite among dog lovers, known for its friendly demeanour and intelligence. The chocolate variation, with its rich brown coat, is particularly popular. Labs make excellent family pets and are often used as service or therapy dogs due to their gentle nature.

2. Dachshund

Dachshunds, affectionately known as 'wiener dogs,' come in various colours, including a stunning chocolate and tan combination. Their elongated bodies and playful personalities make them a favourite choice for those seeking a small, spirited companion.

3. Chesapeake Bay Retriever

Renowned for their excellent swimming abilities, Chesapeake Bay Retrievers have a distinctive waterproof coat that can be brown in colour. Originally bred for retrieving waterfowl, these dogs are loyal and intelligent and make wonderful companions for active families.

4. Boxer

While Boxers are often associated with their fawn-coloured coats, they can also come in shades of brown, especially in brindle patterns. Boxers are known for their boundless energy, loyalty, and affectionate nature.

5. Shih Tzu

The Shih Tzu, a small toy breed originating from China, can have a liver-coloured coat. These adorable dogs are known for their friendly disposition and luxurious, long hair. Shih Tzus make great indoor companions, thriving on human interaction and love.

6. Cocker Spaniel

Cocker Spaniels are famous for their silky, medium-length coats. The chocolate-coloured variety is particularly striking, accentuating their expressive eyes and gentle demeanour. These dogs are well-suited to families and adapt well to various living environments.

7. Vizsla

Vizslas are known for their stunning russet gold coats, which often resemble shades of brown. These energetic and affectionate dogs are excellent partners for busy people or families who enjoy outdoor activities.

8. Australian Shepherd

Australian Shepherds are known for their intelligence and agility. While they come in various colours, the red merle and red tri variations can have shades of brown. These dogs are not only beautiful but also make great working dogs and loyal family members.

9. Weimaraner

The Weimaraner, with its distinctive silver-grey coat, can also have variations that include shades of brown. Known for their sleek appearance and boundless energy, Weimaraners are highly trainable and make excellent companions for active individuals or families.

10. Shar Pei

The Shar Pei, with its unique wrinkled skin, can come in various colours, including a rich chocolate shade. Known for their loyalty and distinctive appearance, Shar Peis are medium-sized dogs with a calm demeanour, making them great family pets.

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