Weirdly Interesting 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets  

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If you are interested in getting a protective dog, you aren't alone. Dogs that are protective make great pets for many different reasons, which is why we've created this interactive list of popular protective dog breeds for dog lovers to vote on. Shepherds, such as the Australian Shepherd and the Catalan Sheepdog, are extremely loyal to their owners and may even "herd" them away from danger. And then there's the Collie, a breed made famous by the most protective dog in Hollywood: Lassie. No matter what breed they are, these dogs all tend to be a bit protective of their owner, so keep that in mind if you are a parent to one of these furry companions.

If you already own a protective dog, then you are the perfect voter for this list. For those of you thinking about adopting a protective dog, use this ranked list to become more informed about each of these canines.

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Greater Swiss Mountain Dog is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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Beauceron is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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Belgian Shepherd Malinois is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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Alapaha Blue Blood Bulldog is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Alapaha Blue Blood Bulldog

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Australian Shepherd is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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Kangal Dog is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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Australian Cattle Dog is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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English Mastiff is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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Tervuren is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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Chesapeake Bay Retriever is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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Bullmastiff is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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Neapolitan Mastiff is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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American Eskimo Dog is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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Rough Collie is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Rough Collie

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Mexican Hairless Dog is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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҆arplaninac is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
҆arplaninac

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Dogo Sardesco is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Dogo Sardesco

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Catahoula Bulldog is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Catahoula Bulldog

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Laekenois is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Laekenois

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Aidi is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Aidi

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Irish Terrier is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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Bouvier des Flandres is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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Bull Terrier is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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Argentine Dogo is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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Tibetan Mastiff is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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Kuvasz is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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Bully Kutta is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Bully Kutta

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Kanni is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Kanni

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Valley bulldog is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Valley bulldog

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Moscow Watchdog is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Moscow Watchdog

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Bakharwal Dog is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Bakharwal Dog

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Thai Ridgeback is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Thai Ridgeback

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Estrela Mountain Dog is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Estrela Mountain Dog

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Sapsali is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Sapsali

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Denmark Feist is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Denmark Feist

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Mountain Cur is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Mountain Cur

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Blue Picardy Spaniel is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Blue Picardy Spaniel

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Blackmouth Cur is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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Pumi is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Pumi

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Norwegian Lundehund is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Norwegian Lundehund

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Schnoodle is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Schnoodle

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Morkie is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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American Water Spaniel is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

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Briard is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Briard

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McNab is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
McNab

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Thai Bangkaew Dog is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Thai Bangkaew Dog

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Canadian Pointer is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Canadian Pointer

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West Siberian Laika is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
West Siberian Laika

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Catalan Sheepdog is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Catalan Sheepdog

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Mullins Feist is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list 25+ Protective Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets
Mullins Feist