Fear of the bark.

There's more than just Santa who are checking lists for who naughty and who's nice.

According to research by the company Furbo, manufacturers of smartphone connected pet cameras.

The Samoyed breed tops the naughty list.


They used info gathered from their devices to record how often certain breeds of dog bark.

This is what they found:


The Naughtiest Dog Breeds (Most Barks Per Day)

  1. Samoyed – 52.8 barks
  2. Yorkshire Terrier – 23.6 barks
  3. Poodle – 22.2 barks
  4. Bichon Frise – 20.3 barks
  5. Doberman – 19.6 barks


The Burmese topped the nice list...awwwwww.

The Nicest Dog Breeds (Least Barks Per Day)

  1. Bernese Mountain Dog – 3.1 barks
  2. West Highland Terrier – 3.5 barks
  3. Shetland Sheepdog – 6.1 barks
  4. American Staffordshire Terrier – 6.2 barks
  5. Shiba Inu – 8.1 barks


And to celebrate their win here's a compilation of Burmese Mountain Dogs being seriously cute: