Royal Dog Breeds: Beloved by Queens, Kings, and Jesters

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Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel: Royal history! Court companions in the fifteenth century, beloved by aristocratic ladies. Adaptable and gentle nature.

Shih Tzu

Shih Tzu: Fuzzy history! Originating from Tibet, prized by Chinese emperors as lap warmers. Adorable, solid Toy Group members.

Great Pyrenees

Great Pyrenees: Majestic and strong! Originally peasant shepherd dogs. Adopted by French nobility as guardians. Independent and imposing.


Pekingese: Ancient China's breed! Size, markings prized. Sleeve-size guard dogs. Regal, intelligent, easy to train. Modest exercise needs.


Saluki: Ancient hunting hound! Royalty's companion for millennia. Slender, independent, loyal. Speedy sprinters and couch-loving nappers.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi

Pembroke Welsh Corgi: Queen's favorite! Royal companions since 1933. Robust herders, affectionate, fearless. Excellent watchdogs, playful nature.

German Shepherd

The German Shepherd, often associated with police and military work, is adored by Americans for its loyalty, intelligence, and protective instincts.

Golden Retriever

Renowned for their sunny disposition and boundless energy, Golden Retrievers are an enduring favorite among American dog lovers.

French Bulldog

The French Bulldog, with its unique appearance and lovable personality, has become increasingly popular in recent years.

Border Collie

Their remarkable intelligence and trainability have made them successful in various dog sports and competitions.