A dog is considered man’s best friend, but some dogs breeds make better friends than others. One of the most important personality trait when selecting a dog is loyalty. Most people want dogs that will love them and their family members and be a faithful and reliable companion. There are hundreds of pure and mixed breeds, so we’ve selected the 30 that are considered by experts to be the most loyal. We’ve given each breed a score to indicate how loyal it is compared to other breeds. Keep in mind that all dogs have individual personalities, just like people, but this list should help give you guidance in selecting the most loyal dog.
Breed: Jack Russell Terrier
Physical Characteristics: The Jack Russell Terrier is a small terrier that has its origins in fox hunting. It is principally white-bodied and smooth, rough or broken-coated.
Personality Traits: Athletic, Energetic, Stubborn, Intelligent, Vocal
Adult Weight: 14-18 lbs.
WLP Loyalty Score: 46