1: Discover the top 11 smartest dog breeds that excel in obedience training and problem-solving.

2: Border Collie is known for its intelligence and agility, making it a popular choice for dog sports.

3: Poodle is not just a stylish breed, but also highly intelligent and easy to train.

4: German Shepherd is versatile, excelling in police work, obedience, and search and rescue operations.

5: Golden Retriever is not only friendly but also intelligent, making it a great family companion.

6: Doberman Pinscher is a smart and loyal breed, known for its protective instincts.

7: Shetland Sheepdog, or Sheltie, is intelligent and eager to please, excelling in obedience training.

8: Labrador Retriever is not only popular but also intelligent, excelling in various roles like therapy work and search and rescue.

9: Papillon is a small but smart breed, known for its butterfly-like ears and intelligence.