Mischievous dogs are usually energetic, active dogs with a little curiosity, when they have nothing to do they can become mischievous. Here are 10 mischievous dog breeds.
#1 – American Pit Bull Terrier
The American Pit Bull Terrier is a medium-sized breed of dog originating from United States. They have a short coat, smooth well-defined muscle structure, almond-shaped eyes, and ears of small to medium length. The American Pit Bull Terrier is an intelligent, playful, mischievous dog, and loves to be the center of attention. Being socialized early this breed will become friendly, love children, always want to protect and please their family members.
#2 – Belgian Malinois
The Belgian Malinois is a herding dog originating from Belgium. They are muscular and powerful, but the looks seem elegant. The Belgian Malinois are very intelligent, active, friendly, protective, alert, confident and hard-working dogs. Belgian Malinois exhibit energy levels that are among the highest of all dog breeds. These days, they are often trained to be great guardians.
#3 – Affenpinscher
The Affenpinscher, also known as Monkey Terrier, is a small dog breed of the Terrier type that originated in Germany. The Affenpinscher has a face like a monkey, and has shaggy coat on the head and shoulders that form a mane. The Affenpinscher is an affectionate, active, fun-loving, playful, confident, adventurous, curious, and stubborn dog.
#4 – Boston Terrier
The Boston Terrier is a small breed originating from the United States of America. They also have a nickname “American Gentlemen” for their impeccable manners. The Boston Terrier has a square head, erect ears, short nose, and large round eyes, they are also friendly, gentle, cheerful dogs, a little curious, mischievous and like to be the center of attention.
#5 – Korean Jindo
Korean Jindo, also known as Jindo, is a medium-sized hunting dog originating from Jindo Island in South Korea. The Jindo is double-coated spitz-type dog, has a well-proportioned appearance, and has a very strong hunting instinct. The Jindo is famous for its anecdotes about loyalty and is also known for its gentle , intelligence, agility, and strength. However, they require frequent interaction with people or other dogs and have a clear perception of the family hierarchy and usually only reserve their loyalty to the first owner.
#6 – Siberian Husky
The Siberian Husky is a medium-sized working dog breed native to the northeast of Siberia. The Siberian Husky was previously used as a sled dog in cold places. Today, they are more popular as pets, human companions. The Siberian Husky is a friendly, mischievous, loyal, outgoing dog and when they’re bored, they often chew anything, including the floor or walls.
#7 – Schipperke
The Schipperke is a small dog breed originating from Belgium. In their home country of Belgium they are considered a small shepherd although in other places they are considered a spitz. The Schipperke is also sometimes referred to as the “little black fox” because in addition to their personality, they also have a somewhat fox-like face with small, pointed ears are erect atop the head. The Schipperke is covered in shiny thick coat that comes in black or gold. The Schipperke is an intelligent, high-energy, alert, independent, curious, mischievous, stubborn dog with a stealthy predatory instinct like a cat. However, this breed can be formidable barkers.
#8 – Jack Russell Terrier
The Jack Russell Terrier is a small terrier that has its origins in fox hunting in England. They have white-bodied and smooth, rough or broken-coated and can be any colour. The Jack Russell Terrier is a working dog breed of terrier and high-energy dog. They require a lot of exercise and attention, if not working or playing will make them bored, can chew everything and can become destructive.
#9 – Rat Terrier
The Rat Terrier is small sized dog breed originating in The United States of America. They are bred mainly for hunting rats, for pest control and as pets in the family. The Rat Terrier has a compact, well-proportioned appearance with a smooth, shiny coat that has a variety of patterns that make them suitable for warm weather. The Rat Terrier is an intelligent, active, loyal dog that likes to receive a lot of mental stimulation and exercise.
#10 – Border Collie
The Border Collie is a herding dog breed originating from Scottish Borders. They are hard-working, intelligent and energetic and highly trainable breed. The Border Collie has independent and extremely intelligent thinking to handle their work. However, if they do not work, play, or exercise regularly, they will feel bored and destructive. Border Collie owners should expect to spend a lot of time with their dog. Today, The Border Collie is still used in their traditional work of herding livestock and is a family dog.