NEW YORK – If there was any doubt, the Labrador retriever is the people’s choice among purebred pooches for the 18th straight year. That’s the word today from the American Kennel Club, which keeps its nose to the ground on such matters.

Seen in the AZ Republic

Our lab mix Annie would be proud that her kind is the most popular, if she could read the ‘net and had any idea about large numbers.