Do you ever wonder which dog breeds are the most popular on TikTok? We were curious. Puppy Hero recently revealed the top ten dog breeds on TikToc and generously shared their results with us.
Dogs are extremely popular on the social media app TikTok, where the hashtag ‘#dog’ has amassed 244.8 billion views. Interested in which breeds are the most popular on TikTok, PuppyHero.com analysed 218 dog breeds to see which ones generated the most views.
The 10 most popular dog breeds on TikTok
All 218 dog breeds analyzed can be found here.
#1 Golden Retriever
The Golden Retriever is the most popular breed on TikTok, with the hashtag #goldenretriever gathering a whopping 21.2 billion views. It’s not hard to see why this dog is number one, golden retrievers have a friendly and intelligent disposition, which makes them perfect family pets and excellent guide dogs.
#2 German Shepherd
German Shepherds, as also known as Alsatian dogs, are the second most popular dog breed on TikTok, with the hashtag #germanshepherd gaining 9.1 billion views. This dog breed is favoured by police units around the world for its loyal and courageous temperament. With its wolf-like appearance, this breed is certainly striking.
Rottweilers are the third most popular dog breed, with the hashtag #Rottweiler gaining 8 billion views on TikTok. Originally bred for herding, Rottweilers are now often used as guard dogs due to their sturdy frame and fearless temperament.
Credit: Shutterstock/ Hollysdogs
Credit: Shutterstock/Happy Monkey
1: PuppyHero.com were interested in which dog breeds are most likely to become TikTok famous.
2: PuppyHero.com collated a seedlist of 222 recognized dog breeds from The Kennel Club.
3: PuppyHero.com then searched TikTok using the relevant hashtag per breed.
4: The seedlist was reduced to 218, as the sub-breeds of long haired and smooth face Pyrenean Sheepdog were lumped into ‘Pyrenean Sheepdog’ and all sizes of Mexican Hairless dogs lumped into ‘Mexican Hairless dog’ due to lack of data.
5:The views per hashtag were then gathered and ranked.
6: This data was collected on the 28th of April 2022 and is accurate as of then.