10 Smartest Dog Breeds

Australian cattle dog

Smartest Australian dog

Height:

Weight:

Life expectancy:

17 to 20 inches

35 to 50 pounds

12 to 16 years

Rottweiler

Smartest large dog

Height:

Weight:

Life expectancy:

22 to 27 inches

30 to 135 pounds

9 to 10 years

Papillon

Smartest small dog

Height:

Weight:

Life expectancy:

8 to 11 inches

5 to 10 pounds

10 to 14 years

Labrador retriever

Smartest self-training dog

Height:

Weight:

Life expectancy:

21 to 24 inches

55 to 80 pounds

10 to 12 years

Shetland sheepdog

Smartest small herding dog

Height:

Weight:

Life expectancy:

13 to 16inches

15 to 25 pounds

10 to 14 years

Doberman pinscher

Smartest guard dog

Height:

Weight:

Life expectancy:

14 to 28 inches

60 to 100 pounds

10 to 12 years

Golden retriever

Smartest big personality dog

Height:

Weight:

Life expectancy:

21 to 24 inches

55 to 75 pounds

10 to 12 years

German shepherd

Smartest working dog

Height:

Weight:

Life expectancy:

22 to 26 inches

50 to 90 pounds

7 to 10 years

Poodle

Most intelligent elegant dog

Height:

Weight:

Life expectancy:

15+ inches

50 to 70 pounds

10 to 18 years

Border collie

Most intelligent elegant dog

Height:

Weight:

Life expectancy:

18 to 22 inches

30 to 55 pounds

12 to 15 years