All the dog breeds have got some degree of smartness in them. Some of them are smarter than others. The smartness of a dog breed is a measure of its ability to learn new things, ability to be quick, clever and good in decision making. We have made a list of 5 dog breeds which have proved to be the smartest. The list was made based on the breeding history, owner experiences and different tests.
Because of their high intelligence, shrewdness and high energy Border Collie has been given the first place. They have got some striking qualities which you cant find in any other dog breed. They must be given an occupation or purpose because they are highly energetic, smart, athletic and acrobatic. Because of these traits they are very successful in dog sports. They are often assigned the work or herding livestock throughout the world.