These Are the Pups That Top the List of Smartest Dog Breeds

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Gordon Setter

Regal Gordon Setters, bred for hunting, embody Scottish & English charm. Unleash their 23-27" grace, 45-80 lbs strength, and 12-13 yrs loyalty.

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Welsh Terrier

Energetic Welsh Terriers, initially lively for new owners, transform into devoted companions through effective training. Compact at 20 lbs, 15", they offer loyal protection for 12-15 years.

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Old English Sheepdog

Sociable, watchful Old English Sheepdogs: 21-22" height, 60-100 lbs. Lifespan 10-12 yrs. Thrive with people, vigilant, avoid solitude for a happy, non-destructive companion.

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English Springer Spaniel

Energetic English Springer Spaniels: Perfect for outdoor adventures! Agile, obedient, and friendly companions. 19-20" height, 40-50 lbs, 12-14 yrs lifespan.

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Australian Cattle

Smart, alert Aussie Cattle Dogs: ideal herders. Compact, 18-20", 35-50 lbs. Longevity: 12-16 years. Perfect farm companions!

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Belgian Tervuren

Smart, independent Tervs (Belgian Tervurens) thrive with playful training. Height: 22-26", Weight: 45-70 lbs, Life: 12-14 yrs. Unleash their joy in tasks!

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Border Collie

Meet Border Collies: agile, balanced, and durable herders. Start early obedience training, provide mental stimulation for a happy, 12-15 year companion. Height: 18-22", Weight: 30-55 lbs.

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Golden Retriever

Golden Retrievers: Top 4 in smarts, excelling in roles like seeing-eye and search-and-rescue. Easy to train, they thrive on love, offering unwavering loyalty. Stand 21.5-24" tall, 55-75 lbs, living 10-12 yrs.

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Bernese Mountain Dog

Trainable Bernese Mtn Dogs dislike abrupt changes & harsh commands. Sensitive but strong, they excel at herding. Adorable, 23-27.5" tall, 70-115 lbs, live 7

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Bloodhound

Bloodhounds: Nose wizards! Masters of determination. 23-27" height, 80-110 lbs. Lifespan 10-12 years. Stubbornly adorable scent sleuths!

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