Over 36% of American households have dogs, which is approximately 43 million homes with at least one canine kid. The plain fact is, Americans love dogs. In fact, there are close to 800 dog parks in the nation’s top 100 largest cities. That is an increase of 38 per year, and they are growing faster than any other type of park in the United States. Why? Because we love dogs. All kinds of dogs. There are 190 official dog breeds recognized by the American Kennel Club, and many more hybrid or designer dog breeds to choose from. All these choices mean you will see a lot of different furry pals on the street so the United States, but there are definitely some tried and true favorites. Here are the top 10 most popular dog breeds in America.