Fri, 31 Jan 2014 10:00:00 GMT | By Lee Coan
Dogs! The top 20 breeds…

Because your cat doesn’t like you, and only hangs out for the food…

A French bulldog wearing glasses (© retales botijero/Getty Images)
  • A French bulldog wearing glasses (© retales botijero/Getty Images)
  • Dachshund (© Caiaimage/Rex Features)
  • British bulldog (© McPix Ltd/Rex Features)
  • French bulldog (© F1 Online/Rex Features)
  • St Bernard (© Image Broker/Rex Features)
  • Komondor (© Image Broker/Rex Features)
  • Labradoodle (© Jeremy Durkin/Rex Features)
  • Miniature schnauzer (© Roni Rekomaa/Rex Features)
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We've always known it, but now it has been scientifically proven that a dog is a man's best friend. Read it and weep cats, because according to a report earlier this year from the American Heart Association, dogs lower humans' blood pressure, they provide their owners with the much needed exercise to fight heart disease, they decrease stress and make humans live longer, fuller, woofier lives. They also retrieve sticks and look good in miniature Batman outfits, but that's not important right now. What is important is that every human needs a dog, so which breed is the most fun to share your life with?

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