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
1Irish Setter
2Kerry Blue Terrier
3Great Dane
4Border Collie
5Standard Poodle
6Siberian Husky
7Golden Retriever
8Doberman Pinscher
9Rottweiler
10Borzoi
11Australian Shepherd
12Alaskan Malamute
13Newfoundland
14American Cocker Spaniel
15Akita
16Pekingese
17Labrador Retriever
18Afghan Hound
19Dachshund
20Boxer
21Beauceron
22Irish Wolfhound
23Gordon Setter
24German Shepherd Dog
25American Staffordshire Terrier
26Bull Terrier
27Sealyham Terrier
28Belgian Tervuren
29Bloodhound
30English Cocker Spaniel
31Jack Russell Terrier
32Pharaoh Hound
33Saluki
34German Shorthaired Pointer
35Cairn Terrier
36Australian Terrier
37Miniature Schnauzer
38Pomeranian
39German Wirehaired Pointer
40Pug
41Shetland Sheepdog
42Smooth Fox Terrier
43English Setter
44Norfolk Terrier
45Schipperke
46Wire Fox Terrier
47Rhodesian Ridgeback
48Bernese Mountain Dog
49Border Terrier
50Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever
51Dalmatian
52Japanese Chin
53Norwich Terrier
54English Toy Spaniel
55Vizsla
56Rat Terrier
57Australian Kelpie
58Bouvier des Flandres
59English Springer Spaniel
60Australian Cattle Dog
61Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
62Keeshond
63Old English Sheepdog
64Scottish Deerhound
65Anatolian Shepherd
66Ibizan Hound
67Azawakh
68Irish Water Spaniel
69French Bulldog
70Collie
71Whippet
72Argentine Dogo
73Flat-Coated Retriever
74Chinese Crested Dog
75Miniature Bull Terrier
76Finnish Spitz
77Portuguese Water Dog
78Shiba Inu
79Pointer
80South African Boerboel
81Irish Terrier
82Portuguese Pointer
83Chihuahua
84Swedish Vallhund
85Toy Fox Terrier
86Airedale Terrier
87Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
88Basset Hound
89Dandie Dinmont Terrier
90German Pinscher
91Briard
92Staffordshire Bull Terrier
93Saint Bernard
94Alaskan Klee Kai
95Mastiff
96Beagle
97Greyhound
98Caucasian Mountain Dog
99Manchester Terrier
100Weimaraner
101Pembroke Welsh Corgi
102Belgian Laekenois
103Bearded Collie
104Norwegian Elkhound
105Irish Red and White Setter
106Brittany
107Tibetan Mastiff
108Brussels Griffon
109Canaan Dog
110Chow Chow
111Affenpinscher
112Belgian Sheepdog
113Italian Greyhound
114Mudi
115Thai Ridgeback
116Yorkshire Terrier
117Kuvasz
118Belgian Malinois
119Dogue de Bordeaux
120Standard Schnauzer
121Welsh Springer Spaniel
122Clumber Spaniel
123Lowchen
124Boston Terrier
125Cane Corso
126Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier
127Pyrenean Shepherd
128Redbone Coonhound
129Norwegian Buhund
130Papillon
131Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen
132Miniature Pinscher
133Black Russian Terrier
134Field Spaniel
135Havanese
136Great Pyrenees
137Chesapeake Bay Retriever
138Puli
139Spinone Italiano
140Estrela Mountain Dog
141Tibetan Terrier
142Lakeland Terrier
143Shih Tzu
144German Spitz
145Lhasa Apso
146Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
147West Highland White Terrier
148Black and Tan Coonhound
149Plott
150Skye Terrier
151English Foxhound
152Bulldog
153Otterhound
154American Eskimo Dog
155Bedlington Terrier
156Maltese
157Samoyed
158Glen of Imaal Terrier
159Cardigan Welsh Corgi
160Spanish Water Dog
161Bergamasco
162Leonberger
163Sussex Spaniel
164Neapolitan Mastiff
165Portuguese Podengo
166Harrier
167Toy Poodle
168Scottish Terrier
169Polish Lowland Sheepdog
170Lagotto Romagnolo
171Silky Terrier
172Bichon Frise
173American Foxhound
174Welsh Terrier
175Basenji
176Manchester Toy Terrier
177Miniature Poodle
178Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen
179Chinese Shar-Pei
180Curly-Coated Retriever
181Giant Schnauzer
182Tibetan Spaniel
183Appenzeller Sennenhund
184Bullmastiff
185American Water Spaniel
186Kooikerhondje
187Pumi
188Komondor
Top Breeds w/Pics
Kerry Blue Terrier
Kerry Blue Terrier
Breeders: 19
Dogs: 353

Irish Setter
Irish Setter
Breeders: 25
Dogs: 706

Standard Poodle
Standard Poodle
Breeders: 41
Dogs: 691

Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Breeders: 29
Dogs: 380

Siberian Husky
Siberian Husky
Breeders: 41
Dogs: 933

Doberman Pinscher
Doberman Pinscher
Breeders: 41
Dogs: 596

Rottweiler
Rottweiler
Breeders: 35
Dogs: 554

Alaskan Malamute
Alaskan Malamute
Breeders: 23
Dogs: 360

Australian Shepherd
Australian Shepherd
Breeders: 37
Dogs: 508

Newfoundland
Newfoundland
Breeders: 20
Dogs: 313

Labrador Retriever
Labrador Retriever
Breeders: 22
Dogs: 346

Boxer
Boxer
Breeders: 20
Dogs: 295

Gordon Setter
Gordon Setter
Breeders: 20
Dogs: 277

Bull Terrier
Bull Terrier
Breeders: 22
Dogs: 230

Bloodhound
Bloodhound
Breeders: 13
Dogs: 171



Did you know?
There are about 900 breeds of sheep in the world.
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Additional points may be awarded to the Best of Winners, or a class dog that goes Best of Breed or Best of Opposite Sex, again depending on the number of dogs competing
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A conformation dog show is not a comparison of one dog to another but a comparison of each dog to a judge's mental image of the ideal breed type as outlined in the individual breed's breed standard.