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What are the top dogs in your city?

By: Noel Kirkpatrick on Feb. 3, 2011, 6:17 a.m.
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Houston: German Shepherd

The second most popular breed in Houston, the German Shepherd is often associated with prisons and other guard jobs, but don't let the muscular body fool you. The German Shepherd is a friendly, loyal and playful breed, and it is especially good with children.