8 Smartest Dog Breeds in The World 

1. Border Collies

These extremely hard-working herding dogs are known for their friendliness, endurance, and loyalty.

2. Poodles

They can learn new commands with fewer repetitions than most breeds and obey known commands at a much higher success rate.

3. German Shepherds

German Shepherds are incredibly intelligent and obedient dogs and the third smartest in the pack.

4. Golden Retriever

Golden Retrievers are well-known for their loyal and gentle nature, always eager to please.

5. Doberman Pinscher

The Doberman Pinscher is renowned for its intelligence, ranking 5th in obedience and working intelligence.

6. Shetland Sheepdog

The Shetland Sheepdog is a herding breed known for its agility, alertness, and intelligence.

7. Labrador Retriever

The Labrador Retriever is one of the most popular breeds in the world, and they’re also one of the brightest.

8. Papillion

The Papillon is a small, spritely dog breed known for its large butterfly-like ears and colorful coat.