|I Am Legend (2007) Robert Neville (Will Smith) and Sam|
Tens of thousands of years ago, men began domestication of the Grey Wolf (Canis lupus) and bred the domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris). Through selective breeding, the dog has developed into hundreds of various breeds and have been called "Man's Best Friend."
Some have given their lives, others have had robotic jaws and some are aliens.
Read on to find the list of the greatest dogs ever known to the genre of science fiction and comic books.
Which is the best?
Update: Added two more!
#21. "The Dog" from Red Dwarf (1988)
Breed: Canis Sapien
#20. "Dog" from Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981)
Breed: Australian Cattle Dog
#19 Blood from A Boy and His Dog (1975)
Breed: Bearded Collie
#18. Astro from The Jetsons (1962)
Breed: Great Dane
#17. Porthos from Enterprise (2001)
#16. Einstein from Back to the Future (1985)
Breed: Catalan sheepdog
#15. Frank the Pug in Men in Black (1997)
#14. Dynomutt from Dynomutt Dog Wonder (1977)
Breed: Doberman Pinscher
#13. Muffit from Battlestar Galatica (1978)
Breed: Daggit (Robot)
#12. Seymour from Futurama (2002)
#11. Max (Maxamillion) from Six Million Dollar Man (1977)
Breed: German Shepherd
#10. Ace the Bat-Hound from Batman Beyond (1999)
Breed: Great Dane
#9. "Canine HOMe Protection System" from C.H.O.M.P.S (1979)
Breed: Irish Soft-coated Wheaten Terrier
#8. K9 from Doctor Who (1977)
#7. Queequeg from The X-Files (1993)
#6. Shelby "Krypto" from Smallville (2005)
#5. Cerberus from Clash of the Titans (1981)
Breed: Three-headed dog
#4. Ein from Cowboy Bebop (1998)
Breed: Pembroke Welsh Corgi
#3. Boomer from Independence Day (1996)
Breed: Labrador Retriever
#2. Samantha "Sam" from I Am Legend (2007)
Breed: German Shepard
#1. Unnamed Dog from The Beastmaster (1982)
Which is your favorite? Do you have a favorite dog from a science-fiction or superhero show?
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