Top 10 Strongest Dog Breeds


The Top Ten

1 German Shepherd German Shepherd The German Shepherd is a breed of medium to large-sized working dog that originated in Germany. The breed's officially recognized name is German Shepherd Dog in the English language. The breed is known as the Alsatian in Britain and Ireland.

I've had German Shepherds for years.They are super strong and fast. They are good with children and are very loyal and protective of their pack. German Shepherds are fearless! That's why they are police dogs. And the expression a man's best friend, comes from them. So if you want a strong dog who can do it all, get yourself a German Shepherd! BEST BREED ON EARTH!

They help policemen track down criminals and arrest them. German Shepherds are just the strongest and fastest dogs ever! - Goku02

Yes German Shepherd is strongest dog in the world

I have a german sheperd pit bull mix

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2 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.

Not sure how you're judging strength, but from bite pressure to weight pulling, pits outclass bullmastiffs, even at half the body weight.

Did you know Bullmastiffs are stronger than Pit Bulls?

The bite pressure of a Pit is about 235 pounds of pressure. The Mastiff has about 552 pounds of pressure, more than the double of a pitbulls bite. Do your research before commenting and voting

Not true mastifes weigh more but pitbules have more bite force

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3 Rottweiler

The Rottweilers have the strongest bite force of all dogs it's bite force is 328 pounds and second comes the German shepherd and third comes the pit bull but the Rottweiler has the most strongest bite force in dogs

Rottweiler are the best

It is actually proven that Rottweilers have a stronger bit force than the Pitbull Terrier and the German Sheperd.

Everyone in my colony are scared of me because of mah rottie

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4 Siberian Husky Siberian Husky The Siberian Husky is a medium size, dense-coat working dog breed that originated in north-eastern Siberia.

Huskies have energizer-bunny energy, that's why they pull sleds so well

I know huskys are SUPER strong


5 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.

I had a Beagle at one point. He was afraid of bubbles! I never understood that dog. - music-is-life

6 Great Dane Great Dane The Great Dane is a large German breed of domestic dog known for its giant size. The German name of the breed is Deutsche Dogge, or German Mastiff.

They are strong like entei and look like the legendary pokemon entei.

7 Newfoundland Newfoundland

Unbelievably strong, I've owned 4 over 17 years. Water rescue trained they can tow a stranded boat with several passengers safely to shore.

Newfoundlands are the strongest

8 Saint Bernard Saint Bernard The St. Bernard or St Bernard is a breed of very large working dog from Swiss Alps and north Italy and Switzerland, originally bred for rescue.

Ever seen Cujo?

They are stronger than german sheperds

YES. sorry, but they are stronger than german shepards

9 American Bulldog American Bulldog The American Bulldog is a breed of utility dog. There are two specific types of American Bulldog, Standard and Classic; additionally, there are also hybrids of the two types.

I have an American Bulldog and he is VERY strong

10 Giant Schnauzer

I have miniature,giant and teacup shnauzer... The giant is DA BOSS

My 9 months old is 44 kg, 72 at withers and all muscle. Very athletic already, much physically stronger then my cousin's rhodesian ridgeback who is 15 months and 45 kg

The Contenders

11 Russian Black Terrier Russian Black Terrier
12 Leonberger Leonberger The Leonberger is a giant dog breed. The breed's name derives from the city of Leonberg in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
13 Boxer

Great all around dog. Patient, loyal, active, lovable, goofy!

Boxers and some other dogs should be up top like hunting dogs and outside dogs.

14 Dalmatian Dalmatian The Dalmatian is a breed of large dog, noted for its unique black or liver spotted coat and mainly used as a carriage dog in its early days.
15 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.

best dog

16 Australian Terrier Australian Terrier The Australian Terrier is a small breed of dog of the terrier dog type. The breed was developed in Australia, although the ancestral types of dogs from which the breed descends were from Great Britain.
17 Corgi Corgi
18 Labrador Retriever Labrador Retriever The Labrador Retriever, also Labrador, is a type of retriever-gun dog. The Labrador is one of the most popular breeds of dog in the United Kingdom and the United States.

It beat a bull mastiff

Super strong


19 Dachshund Dachshund The Dachshund is a short-legged, long-bodied, hound-type dog breed with floppy ears, and short fur. Although, this Dog, which comes in a variety of colours, is not hypoallergenic.
20 Bull Terrier Bull Terrier The Bull Terrier is a breed of dog in the terrier family. There is also a miniature version of this breed which is officially known as the Miniature Bull Terrier.

These guys are really strong

Look it's the target dog. Small but mighty.

21 Bullmastiff Bullmastiff The Bullmastiff is a large-size breed of domestic dog, with a solid build and a short muzzle. The Bullmastiff shares the characteristics of molosser dogs, and was originally developed by 19th-century gamekeepers to guard estates.

This photo is not a bullmastiff. It's an English mastiff.

22 Scottish Terrier Scottish Terrier
23 Lakeland Terrier
24 Tibetan Mastiff Tibetan Mastiff The Tibetan Mastiff is a type of large Tibetan dog breed. Originating with the nomadic cultures of China, India, Mongolia, Nepal and Tibet, its use by local tribes of Himachal Pradesh was to protect sheep from wolves, leopards, bears, large mustelids, and tigers.

I think tibetan mastiff should be one

Who create this list? What a idiot.

Creator of this list must be fool.This should be number 3 minimal.

best breed

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25 Welsh Corgi Welsh Corgi
26 Caucasian Shepherd Caucasian Shepherd The Caucasian Shepherd Dog is a large breed of dog that is popular in Russia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, and North Caucasus area.
27 Bernese Mountain Dog Bernese Mountain Dog The Bernese Mountain Dog, called in German the Berner Sennenhund, is a large-sized breed of dog, one of the four breeds of Sennenhund-type dogs from the Swiss Alps.

They can pull a car I'm pretty sure they are the strongest

28 Golden Retriever Golden Retriever The Golden Retriever is a large-sized breed of dog bred as gun dogs to retrieve shot waterfowl such as ducks and upland game birds during hunting and shooting parties, and were named 'retriever' because of their ability to retrieve shot game undamaged.

This is the strongest dog I have ever owned.

29 Alaskan Malamute Alaskan Malamute The Alaskan Malamute is a large breed of domestic dog originally bred for hauling heavy freight because of their strength and endurance, and later a sled dog.
30 Pug Pug The Pug is a breed of dog with a wrinkly, short-muzzled face and curled tail. The breed has a fine, glossy coat that comes in a variety of colours, most often fawn or black, and a compact square body with well-developed muscles. However, Pugs have difficulty breathing, due to their extreme head shape. more.

What this guys aren't strong - Hiimme

31 German Shorthaired Pointer German Shorthaired Pointer The German Shorthaired Pointer is a medium to large sized breed of dog developed in the 19th century in Germany for hunting.
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33 Poodle Poodle The poodle is a group of formal dog breeds, the Standard Poodle, Miniature Poodle and Toy Poodle. The Fédération Cynologique Internationale recognizes four sizes of one breed: standard, medium, miniature, and toy.

These dogs are used as guard dogs

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34 Greyhound Greyhound The Greyhound is a breed of dog, a sighthound which has been bred for coursing game and Greyhound racing.

Greyhounds are also one of the fastest dog breeds to raise.

35 Chihuahua Chihuahua The Chihuahua is the smallest breed of dog and is named for the state of Chihuahua in Mexico. Chihuahuas come in a wide variety of sizes, head shapes, colors, and coat lengths.
36 West Highland White Terrier West Highland White Terrier The West Highland White Terrier, commonly known as the Westie or Westy, is a Scottish breed of dog with a distinctive white coat.

My Westie is strong, Maybe not physically but he is strong at heart

37 Chow Chow Chow Chow The Chow Chow is a dog breed originally from northern China, where it is referred to as Songshi Quan, which means "puffy-lion dog".
38 Akita Akita
39 Great Pyrenees Great Pyrenees The Pyrenean Mountain Dog, known as the Great Pyrenees in North America, is a large breed of dog used as a livestock guardian dog.
40 Yorkshire Terrier Yorkshire Terrier The Yorkshire Terrier is a small dog breed of terrier type, developed during the 19th century in Yorkshire, England, to catch rats in clothing mills.
41 Border Collie Border Collie The Border Collie is a working and herding dog breed developed in the Anglo-Scottish border region for herding livestock, especially sheep.
42 Perro de Presa Canario Perro de Presa Canario The Perro de Presa Canario, A.K.A. the Canary Mastiff, is a large Molosser-type dog breed originally bred for working livestock.
43 Dogo Argentino Dogo Argentino The Dogo Argentino, also known as the Argentine Mastiff, is a large, white, muscular dog that was developed in Argentina primarily for the purpose of big-game hunting, including wild boar; the breeder, Antonio Nores Martínez, also wanted a dog that would exhibit steadfast bravery and willingly protect more.
44 Shar Pei Shar Pei The Shar Pei, or Chinese Shar-Pei, is a breed of dog known for its distinctive features of deep wrinkles and a blue-black tongue.
45 Cane Corso Cane Corso
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2. Russian Black Terrier
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