Our dog has also become our faithful daily companion. Clearly the population of cats in France is taking up more space. Today, dogs have become true family members in their own right. He didn’t complain and stayed by our side no matter what the situation, any time of the day, until the end of his life. It’s hard not to be included in this intelligent creature that occupies an important place in our beautiful little family. The French are now interested in pedigree dogs. In fact, note that in 2021, the Société Centrale Canine recorded more than 275,000 registrations for the LOF (or French Book of Origins).
Note that only dogs registered with the LOF have the right to be called a “purebred dog”. Husky, Australian Shepherd, Beagle, Bulldog, Shiba-inu, Boxer, Cane Corso, Barbet, Pitbull, Dachshund, Rottweiler, Pekingese… the Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI) currently recognizes 347 dog breeds. Among this long list, do you know what is the favorite breed of French dog this year 2022? Here is the answer …
Pure dogs, what you need to know
Before getting to the heart of the matter, it’s important to remember what a purebred dog is. It is a dog whose two parents are also very selfish. Often, dog lovers are especially those sensitive to the pedigree (document confirming the genealogy, origin of the pet) of their loyal companions. This is why they prefer to re -select a dog companion who is different officially recognized by the authorities as having real roles.
In recent years, many French households have purchased pedigree dogs. Note for that information France is about 3 in the worlde country with the most pedigree dogs. If you are also thinking of buying a “purebro” dog, it is important that you ask yourself the right questions. There are a few rules you need to consider. A purebred dog without registration papers within 6 months of sale can never become a purebred dog later.. The use of the term “purebred” is also strictly prohibited for a dog without registration papers.
The Australian Shepherd remains a favorite different from the French in 2022
This year 2022, the Australian Shepherd remains the undisputed favorite breed of dog among the French.
From 2018 to now, this breed remains number 1 in the classification of dogs established by the Société Centrale Canine (SCC) which manages the French Stud Book. As a reminder, this is a different kind of sheepdog as its name suggests. Note that this breed originating in the American West (USA) is registered under the Australian Shepherd name with the Fédération Cynologique Internationale.
The Australian Shepherd for a very kind, intelligent and agile dog. This variety fits perfectly into family life with the unique ability to adapt to any environment in which it is founde. What are its physical characteristics? He had a straight coat, sometimes quite curly. Tied tall, his ears are equally triangular and kneeling. Her eyes are almond -shaped, which can be blue, brown, or amber in color. What about its color? It can be blue “merle”, red “merle”, red or black, with or without tan marks or white spots.
In summary, in first place in the ranking, we see the Australian Shepherd followed by the Golden Retriever. At 3e place, the Belgian Shepherd also retained his title on the podium this year. Société Centrale Canine outlines in its press release that the breed of sheepdogs remains the most popular in France. This race actually represents a quarter of those born in the heart of the country.