Some breeds of dogs are particularly well suited to serving their country.

Military Dogs: These are 10 breeds of lovable dog that make the best military and service dogs - including the loving Labrador ๐Ÿ•

These canines have the perfect range of attributes for the serious job of serving their country in times of war.

According to Kennel Club figures dog ownership soared over the global pandemic.

There are a whopping 221 different breeds of pedigree dog to choose from, alongside numerous crossbreeds, so thereโ€™s plenty of thinking to do before you select your familyโ€™s latest addition, as a huge number of us did during the pandemic.

Thereโ€™s even academic guidance to seek out, with Psychologist Stanley Corenโ€™s book โ€˜The Intelligence of Dogsโ€™ ranking breeds by instincts, obedience, and the ability to adapt.

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Of course, while dogs make amazing pets, they also have a range of important jobs to carry out โ€“ from herding sheep to guiding blind and partially-sighted people about their daily lives.

They are also used by the armed forces to carry out crucial missions both during war and in peacetime.

They even have their own medal for bravery โ€“ the PDSA Dickin Medal is the highest award any animal can receive while serving in the military and was created during World War 2.

These are the 10 breeds that make the best military dogs.

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