10 Smartest Dog Breeds: Ranked!

Nick Howard


Calling dogs smart animals is a commonplace statement. No two dogs are the same, but there are differences between breeds created for various purposes. Some of these purposes (like police or military service, hunting, or herding) required more intelligence than, say, entertainment or attacks.

Here we chose ten of the smartest dog breeds. Look at one of these if you want yourself a four-legged friend that understands you better than you might ever hope.

1. Border Collie

The most famous border collie in the world was Chaser who knew over 1000 words. But others can compete as well.