Working Dog Breeds

If you’re looking for a guard or rescue dog, you’re likely to find a perfect match in the American Kennel Club Working Group. Highly intelligent and easily trainable, these robust dogs were bred to be reliable companions. They thrive on having a job to do, putting their size and strength to good use, but remember proper training is key to keeping these dogs focused on the task at hand.

Popular working dog breeds include the Alaskan Malamute, Bernese Mountain Dog, Boxer, Doberman Pinscher, Great Dane, Mastiff, Newfoundland, Rottweiler, and Siberian Husky.  


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