Most Popular Dog Breeds on Instagram

Dogs on Instagram – Most Popular Breeds on Instagram

Ever heard the term, “It Girl?” It’s used to describe a young woman who is so attractive and charismatic that everyone either wants to get to know her, or wants to be her.

Well, if social media is any indication, humans haven’t cornered the market on personality and looks. People post photos and videos of their dogs as often as they do selfies, and almost as often as they post food pics. So much so, that we’ve devoted this edition of “Animal Facts” to the doggy darlings of Instagram—the “It Dogs,” 10 breeds most frequently posted on Instagram.

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Goldador - Golden Retriever Labrador Retriever Mix - Designer Dogs 101

Golden Retriever Labrador Retriever Mix – Goldador

What do you get when you mix a Golden Retriever and a Labrador Retriever? A Goldador
The Goldador, also known as Golden Lab, is a designer mix breed dog that is the product of breeding a purebred Golden Retriever with a purebred Labrador Retriever. Bred for its ability to serve as guide, search-and-rescue, and drug-detection dogs, the Goldador is growing in popularity as a social and easily trained dog. Let’s check out some Goldador Facts.

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Frenchton Dogs - French Bulldog Boston Terrier Mix Designer Dogs 101

French Bulldog Boston Terrier Mix – Frenchton

In this Designer Dogs 101 video, we’ll discuss the adorable Frenchton Dog Breed. It’s a cute crossbreed of the Boston Terrier and the French Bulldog.

The Frenchton was originally bred to correct the health complications of both breeds. What resulted is a cuddly designer breed that is growing in popularity in the US and abroad.

Also known as:
Frenchbo, Frenchies, the Faux French Bulldog, and the Boston Frenchie

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Designer Dogs 101: 9 Cute Small Poodle Hybrid Mix Breeds - Animal Facts

9 Cute Small Poodle Mix Breeds Are So Adorable

Poodles are among the most popular dog breeds in the world. And, with good reason, they’re highly intelligent, graceful and affectionate, not to mention low-shedding. For those reasons, they are also the most popular parent of all when it comes to creating a hybrid, or designer dog breeds.

In this list, we’ve compiled some of the cutest of the small poodle hybrids, often called Doodle Dogs by aficionados. If you like poodles or just small cute dogs in general, you’re bound to find a cutie on this list that melts your heart.

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Top Diabetic Assistance Dog Breeds - Service Dogs for People with Diabetes

Top Diabetic Assistance Dog Breeds – Service Dogs for People with Diabetes

According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 1 in 10 American adults has diabetes. The CDC estimates that If trends continue, that figure is expected to double or triple by 2050.

Uncontrolled diabetes can lead to a myriad of serious complications. It can cause damage to small and large blood vessels and organs. This can often lead to heart disease, stroke, kidney disease, nerve damage, and eye disease, among other often serious complications.

Our best friend, the dog, has always maintained a special intuition into the needs of his people with some recent studies suggesting that the dog played a key role in modern humans becoming the sole human species beating out other hominids, such as the Neanderthals. This virtuous circle of cooperation saw humans and their canine friends get stronger, together, over time. A topic we look forward to covering in a future video.

The days of requiring our friend to help us hunt are long gone, but he still retains his close bond with us. A bond, that when properly harnessed, can help us battle a crippling disease. Let’s find out how these Diabetic Service Dogs, often called Diabetic Alert Dogs, are assisting as we fight a growing foe.

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