The Labrador Retriever can once again celebrate the title of the most popular dog in the country. According to the American Kennel Club the family-friendly pooch is atop the list for the 24th consecutive year.

The ever-loyal German Shepard came in second while the bulldog placed higher on the list than ever before with a 4th place ranking. Sorry dachshund lovers. The lovable low-riders have been bounced from the top-ten list.

The complete AKC Ranking for 2014:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Golden Retriever
  4. Bulldog
  5. Beagle
  6. Yorkshire Terrier
  7. Poodle
  8. Boxer
  9. French Bulldog
  10. Rottweiler