Top Ten Famous Police Dog Breeds

There are many kinds of things a police dog can do like public-order enforcement, illicit-substance
detection, tracking, and cadaver or survivor searching. Some police
forces use only one breed of dog for every one of these tasks rather
than using, for example, one breed for tracking and another for
illegal-substance detection. In some cases, a single dog may be trained
and utilized in a number of these tasks.
Here is the list on the most famous police dog breeds. Feel free to add more "Police Dog" breeds and vote on ones who reckon is the best.

The Top Ten

1 German Shepherd German Shepherd

I always wanted to but a german shepherd - zxm

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2 Bloodhound Bloodhound The bloodhound is a large scent hound, originally bred for hunting deer, wild boar, and since the Middle Ages for tracking people.

YES!

3 Belgian Malinois

yes

The Belgian Malinois is one of the top dogs when it comes to substance detection, specializing in narcotics. the Belgian Malinois can be trained easily. Not only are they kind, but they are a hard working breed with a strong nose for detection.

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4 Doberman Pinscher Doberman Pinscher The Doberman Pinscher, or Dobermann, or Doberman, is a medium-large breed of domestic dog originally developed around 1890 by Karl Friedrich Louis Dobermann, a tax collector from Germany.
5 Labrador Retriever Labrador Retriever
6 Dutch Shepherd Dutch Shepherd The Dutch Shepherd is a herding dog of Dutch origin. They were used by shepherds and farmers who needed a versatile dog, with few demands, and a dog that was able to adapt to a harsh and meager existence.
7 Boxer Boxer The Boxer is a medium-sized, short-haired breed of dog, developed in Germany. The coat is smooth and tight-fitting; colours are fawn, mahogany, black or brindled, with or without white markings, and white.

Boxers are strong and intelligent. They've been used as service dogs and police dogs as well in the K9 units. They are very versatile and this feature of theirs has been recognized by the military. They can be used as valuable
messenger dogs, pack carriers, and attack and guard dogs in times of
war. - jerk4life

8 Beagle Beagle The Beagle is a breed of small-sized hound, similar in appearance to the much larger foxhound. The Beagle is a scent hound, developed primarily for hunting hare. V 1 Comment
9 Siberian Husky Siberian Husky The Siberian Husky is a medium size, dense-coat working dog breed that originated in north-eastern Siberia.

People. This isn't a police dog. Someone must have added this without knowing anything. I'm sorry. - jerk4life

Its stereotyped to be a good police dog but its definitely not. - jerk4life

Yeah you right jerk4life they should have added a baby husky instead - Blear

To the person to said, "Someone must have added this..." Really? You mean you had only nine items? Not buyin' the BS." The user Blear added it. And I didn;t add any info about this being a police dog, m8. And for your kind info- The Airedale Terrier was here even before the list was approved. - LightningBlade

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10 American Pit Bull Terrier American Pit Bull Terrier The American Pit Bull Terrier is a dog breed. It is a medium-sized, solidly-built, short-haired dog whose early ancestors came from the British Isles.

Have you ever owned a pit? They are neither inherently "dangerous" nor "ferocious." In fact, they are a poor choice for attack training, as they are not naturally man-aggressive. In addition, pits are not multi-biters. They bite, shake and hold. While this is incredibly painful and likely to discourage most attackers, it leaves the dog vulnerable to countermeasures, such as stabbing.

The Contenders

11 Airedale Terrier V 1 Comment
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