Dog Breeds The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women  

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List Rules Vote up the greatest dog breeds for female owners, whether they want a guard dog for protection or just a friendly companion who can handle a work schedule.

List of the best dogs for women, as ranked by dog lovers and female dog owners. Being a dog owner is one of the most rewarding things in the world. However, not every breed of dog is perfect for every type of person. Different dog breeds have very diverse personality types and therefore are more suited to dog owners with the similar personalities. There are certain breeds of dogs that are far more appropriate for the caring feminine personality of a woman than a man. Some of the dogs on this list, such as the French Bulldog and terriers, are considered watchdogs, which are perfect for single women who are looking for both protection and warmth. Other dogs are perfect for women with active families because they are energetic and extremely friendly.

You may be asking yourself, “What are the best dogs for women?” With the help of this list, you can search for and rank the canines that are perfect for females of any type of personality and lifestyle. The dogs on this list are loving, happy, and overall protective of their companions.

Whether you’re looking for a dog that’s low maintenance or a puppy that you can give all of your affection to, surely there’s a dog on this list that’s made just for you.

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Golden Retriever is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women

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298 121
Labrador Retriever is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women

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113 46
Collie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women
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238 139
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women

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179 101
American Eskimo Dog is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women

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85 35
Great Dane is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women
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155 91
American Staffordshire Terrier is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women

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186 118
Pug is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women

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154 106
Dalmatian is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women

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173 112
French Bulldog is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women

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165 111
Pomeranian is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women

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100 54
Yorkshire Terrier is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women
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124 84
Papillon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women

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125 85
Scottish Terrier is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women

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137 100
Poodle is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women

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134 92
Jack Russell Terrier is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women

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131 95
Chihuahua is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women

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123 84
Welsh Corgi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women

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106 73
Australian Cattle Dog is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women

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98 71
Shih Tzu is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women
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119 94
Maltese Dog is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women

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118 90
Bichon Frisé is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women

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85 67
American Foxhound is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women

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20 3
German Shepherd Dog is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women
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75 58
Setter is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Very Best Dog Breeds for Women