Although it's not the best idea to judge dogs by their breed, it's still done and put into consideration when deciding whether to ban certain breeds in different countries.
Some dog breeds may be stronger, larger or more energetic than others but it's the overall upbringing that determines the personality of a dog.
A small dog can be just as dangerous as a larger one. With all that in mind, 8 of these common dog breeds are actually still banned from certain countries today. You either need to have a special license or take a test to keep certain dog breeds in some places.
The truth will shock you.
Eight of these dog breeds are the most commonly banned dog breeds in the world. Find out which ones make that list on the next page!