Published: 18 January 2015

The people of the British Isles have always had a reputation for being a dog loving nation. You can now check out the most popular pooch in your area with the BBC’s Dog Map.

The UK’s favourite dog is the Labrador retriever, BBC analysis of microchipping data has revealed.

In second place came the Jack Russell terrier with more than 376,000 animals tagged. The Staffordshire bull terrier was third, with 356,000.

What’s the most popular dog in your area?


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