The easiest dog to train is the Border collie. Considered the most intelligent breed, they pick up new commands easily.
Bred as working dogs, border collies need plenty of activity and stimulation and excel at agility and problem-solving. If you’re looking to have fun training your dog, this is a breed you’ll love.
Other breeds that are known for being easy to train are:
- Poodles: highly intelligent and eager to please
- Miniature Schnauzers: learn quickly with a confident, reward-based approach
- Labrador retrievers: intelligent and highly motivated by food-based rewards
- German shepherds: fast learners, ultra-loyal, and want to please.