Akitas are "intensely loyal" and protective dogs. Japanese Akitas are working dogs seen as symbols of health and happiness.
Collies pretty much started the idea that pets should be loyal to their owners. Collies are smart and athletic dogs that love kids and want to join in the fun.
Great Pyrenees are powerful. They've protected livestock and homesteads for centuries. Even-keeled, they'll act if their families are threatened.
Rottweilers got a bad rap in movies, but they're sweet, loyal family dogs. They're reserved with strangers but love family.
Labs get along with everyone and love their owners. They're one of the most popular breeds and high in happy energy and loyalty.
Beagles have been featured in films, so their loyal reputation has spread. This breed has long been man's best friend.
These smart, well-trained, confident pups are great with kids and loyal to their owner over other dogs.
Dachshunds bark at perceived threats like Chihuahuas. They love their families and prefer them to everyone else.
Golden retrievers are consistently among the most popular breeds for both service and therapy dogs, as well as for household pets.