Top 10 Most Stubborn Dog Breeds

After doing a list of top 10 most intelligent dog breeds, we knew we had to do a list that featured stubborn dog breeds. Due to their dominating nature, these breeds have a problem taking commands which leads them being slow-learners.

Not all slow-learning dogs are dumb. It just means that they’re always caught up in their own affairs that they have trouble listening to what you have to say. For instance, Beagles are canny dogs but they made it to this list because they can be quite stubborn and rambunctious.

As dog owners, we have the propensity to believe that our dogs are the smartest and the cutest and the most adorable. But no matter how much we fight it, there are specific dog breeds that generally learn faster than most. Consequently, there are dog breeds that learn slower.

When it comes to dog intelligence, there are many other factors to consider other than breed. Variables such as blood line, diet and the owner itself will play a great role in the trainability of a dog.

Anyway, here’s our list of top 10 least trainable dog breeds:

Once hailed as a dog breed to the Royalties, the Pekingese are quite bad at taking commands due to their independent and dominating nature. But they are beautiful and make amazing watch dogs so it is worthwhile to train them. You just have to be firm and consistent and diligent in sweeping all that dog hair.

Continue onto the next page to see more slow learning dog breeds: