Let's take a look at what is supposedly the most popular puppy breed in New York State. Do you agree that this is our favorite?

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Shane Co. took a deep dive into Google trends over the past five years to find the most popular puppy breeds in each state. To come up with its list, Shane Co. used the following methodology,

To determine the most popular puppy breeds in each U.S. state, we looked to the American Kennel Club to determine the top 38 dog breeds. Next, we used Google Trends data to track searches over the last five years (2018 – 2023). It’s important to note that we researched puppy preferences, not dogs in general.


According to Shane Co., The Most Popular Puppy Breed In New York Is...

Siberian Husky Puppies

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Photo by Cody Board on Unsplash

The American Kennel Club describes the breed,

Siberian Husky, a thickly coated, compact sled dog of medium size and great endurance, was developed to work in packs, pulling light loads at moderate speeds over vast frozen expanses. Sibes are friendly, fastidious, and dignified. The Sibe's innate friendliness render them indifferent watchdogs.


You can see each state's favorite puppy breed here.


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"The working dog shall be the official dog of the
state. For the purposes of this section, 'working dog' shall mean (see specific professions below):"

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