Apart from being excellent and loyal companions to humans, dogs are also incredibly intelligent animals. And it’s a thing to consider if you want a dog that can be easily trained and that can pick up instructions quickly. These 15 dog breeds got the highest scores for intelligence since they need 5 to 15 exposures to a certain command to repeat it and memorize it.
15. Belgian Sheepdog
This dog breed originates from Belgium and it was originally used as a herding dog. Due to their strengths, intelligence and protective instincts, Belgian Sheepdogs are now used as police dogs and rescue dogs as well as in military. But they are also excellent family dogs since they are easily trainable, fun and able to build strong relationships with humans.
They are also very energetic and playful and they will only live up to their potential with a suitable owner who is willing to commit to the pet. They need plenty of exercise during the day due to their high energy and they need entertainment and mental activity.