Breeds of Dogs

The following is a ranking of the dog breeds on ShowDog.Com based on the amount of breeders, dogs, and entries within the past month.

Competition RankBreed
1Golden Retriever
2Sealyham Terrier
3Pointer
4Kerry Blue Terrier
5Border Collie
6Borzoi
7Collie
8German Shepherd Dog
9Brittany
10Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
11Swedish Vallhund
12Belgian Tervuren
13Manchester Terrier
14English Setter
15Great Dane
16Australian Shepherd
17Shetland Sheepdog
18Siberian Husky
19Flat-Coated Retriever
20Italian Greyhound
21Silky Terrier
22Boxer
23Doberman Pinscher
24Afghan Hound
25Newfoundland
26Labrador Retriever
27Sussex Spaniel
28Pumi
29Chesapeake Bay Retriever
30Irish Setter
31Toy Poodle
32Cardigan Welsh Corgi
33Clumber Spaniel
34Tibetan Spaniel
35Chinese Crested Dog
36Bull Terrier
37Estrela Mountain Dog
38Alaskan Malamute
39Whippet
40Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen
41Wire Fox Terrier
42Scottish Deerhound
43Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever
44Finnish Spitz
45Pembroke Welsh Corgi
46Standard Poodle
47Keeshond
48Airedale Terrier
49Border Terrier
50Cane Corso
51Plott
52Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen
53Shiba Inu
54Gordon Setter
55Pomeranian
56Staffordshire Bull Terrier
57Beagle
58American Cocker Spaniel
59American Staffordshire Terrier
60Ibizan Hound
61Glen of Imaal Terrier
62Kooikerhondje
63Spanish Water Dog
64Tibetan Terrier
65Pekingese
66Briard
67Pyrenean Shepherd
68Scottish Terrier
69Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier
70Norwich Terrier
71French Bulldog
72Irish Wolfhound
73Boston Terrier
74Belgian Laekenois
75Basset Hound
76American Foxhound
77Dachshund
78Saint Bernard
79Anatolian Shepherd
80Irish Terrier
81Basenji
82Leonberger
83Pug
84Spinone Italiano
85Giant Schnauzer
86Samoyed
87Miniature Pinscher
88Bearded Collie
89English Cocker Spaniel
90Beauceron
91English Springer Spaniel
92Australian Terrier
93German Spitz
94Bernese Mountain Dog
95Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
96Mudi
97Rottweiler
98German Pinscher
99Lakeland Terrier
100Welsh Terrier
101Schipperke
102Norwegian Elkhound
103German Shorthaired Pointer
104English Toy Spaniel
105Chinese Shar-Pei
106Japanese Chin
107Jack Russell Terrier
108Bergamasco
109Otterhound
110Yorkshire Terrier
111Irish Red and White Setter
112Pharaoh Hound
113Cairn Terrier
114Dalmatian
115Dandie Dinmont Terrier
116Field Spaniel
117German Wirehaired Pointer
118Skye Terrier
119Mastiff
120Lagotto Romagnolo
121Chow Chow
122Vizsla
123Welsh Springer Spaniel
124Portuguese Water Dog
125Saluki
126Dogue de Bordeaux
127Argentine Dogo
128Harrier
129Australian Cattle Dog
130Papillon
131Chihuahua
132Puli
133Caucasian Mountain Dog
134Norfolk Terrier
135Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
136Maltese
137Azawakh
138Bullmastiff
139Miniature Schnauzer
140Portuguese Podengo
141Havanese
142Thai Ridgeback
143Smooth Fox Terrier
144Bloodhound
145Greyhound
146Bulldog
147Tibetan Mastiff
148West Highland White Terrier
149Norwegian Buhund
150Irish Water Spaniel
151Portuguese Pointer
152Affenpinscher
153Redbone Coonhound
154South African Boerboel
155Brussels Griffon
156Shih Tzu
157English Foxhound
158Black and Tan Coonhound
159Curly-Coated Retriever
160Komondor
161Miniature Poodle
162Manchester Toy Terrier
163Akita
164Rat Terrier
165Kuvasz
166Bouvier des Flandres
167Polish Lowland Sheepdog
168Old English Sheepdog
169Miniature Bull Terrier
170Lhasa Apso
171Lowchen
172Neapolitan Mastiff
173Belgian Sheepdog
174American Water Spaniel
175Black Russian Terrier
176Great Pyrenees
177Rhodesian Ridgeback
178Canaan Dog
179Belgian Malinois
180American Eskimo Dog
181Australian Kelpie
182Alaskan Klee Kai
183Standard Schnauzer
184Bichon Frise
185Toy Fox Terrier
186Bedlington Terrier
187Appenzeller Sennenhund
188Weimaraner
Top Breeds w/Pics
Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Breeders: 18
Dogs: 310

Sealyham Terrier
Sealyham Terrier
Breeders: 16
Dogs: 414

Pointer
Pointer
Breeders: 14
Dogs: 325

Kerry Blue Terrier
Kerry Blue Terrier
Breeders: 8
Dogs: 158

Collie
Collie
Breeders: 26
Dogs: 376

Border Collie
Border Collie
Breeders: 38
Dogs: 521

Borzoi
Borzoi
Breeders: 17
Dogs: 449

Brittany
Brittany
Breeders: 9
Dogs: 175

Swedish Vallhund
Swedish Vallhund
Breeders: 7
Dogs: 149

Belgian Tervuren
Belgian Tervuren
Breeders: 15
Dogs: 225

German Shepherd Dog
German Shepherd Dog
Breeders: 40
Dogs: 807

Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
Breeders: 11
Dogs: 296

English Setter
English Setter
Breeders: 8
Dogs: 158

Manchester Terrier
Manchester Terrier
Breeders: 9
Dogs: 267

Great Dane
Great Dane
Breeders: 22
Dogs: 252



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The figure 8 exercise requires the team to heel in a figure 8 pattern either on or off leash. Generally two of the ring stewards will assist the judge with this exercise by acting as "posts", standing 8 feet apart, that the team walks around to form the loops of the figure 8.