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
1Alaskan Malamute
2Australian Shepherd
3Doberman Pinscher
4Kerry Blue Terrier
5Boxer
6Siberian Husky
7Rottweiler
8Bull Terrier
9Irish Setter
10Border Collie
11Great Dane
12Keeshond
13Australian Cattle Dog
14Standard Poodle
15Golden Retriever
16Labrador Retriever
17German Shepherd Dog
18Borzoi
19Chihuahua
20American Staffordshire Terrier
21American Cocker Spaniel
22Akita
23Pug
24Pointer
25English Setter
26Afghan Hound
27Cardigan Welsh Corgi
28Shetland Sheepdog
29Sealyham Terrier
30Pekingese
31Smooth Fox Terrier
32German Shorthaired Pointer
33Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
34Rhodesian Ridgeback
35Dandie Dinmont Terrier
36Pomeranian
37Jack Russell Terrier
38Newfoundland
39Chinese Crested Dog
40Dalmatian
41Anatolian Shepherd
42Bloodhound
43Norwegian Buhund
44English Cocker Spaniel
45Whippet
46Flat-Coated Retriever
47Dachshund
48Shiba Inu
49Norfolk Terrier
50Bearded Collie
51Azawakh
52English Springer Spaniel
53Staffordshire Bull Terrier
54German Wirehaired Pointer
55Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever
56Gordon Setter
57Caucasian Mountain Dog
58Mastiff
59Old English Sheepdog
60Otterhound
61Border Terrier
62Belgian Tervuren
63Beauceron
64Canaan Dog
65Chow Chow
66Brittany
67Irish Terrier
68Pharaoh Hound
69Vizsla
70Rat Terrier
71Mudi
72Great Pyrenees
73Leonberger
74Scottish Deerhound
75German Pinscher
76Irish Wolfhound
77Manchester Terrier
78Ibizan Hound
79Bouvier des Flandres
80Italian Greyhound
81Black and Tan Coonhound
82Portuguese Pointer
83Australian Terrier
84Basset Hound
85Affenpinscher
86Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
87Giant Schnauzer
88Tibetan Mastiff
89Chesapeake Bay Retriever
90Collie
91Alaskan Klee Kai
92Belgian Sheepdog
93Bernese Mountain Dog
94Pembroke Welsh Corgi
95English Toy Spaniel
96Curly-Coated Retriever
97Belgian Malinois
98Pumi
99Irish Water Spaniel
100Cairn Terrier
101Silky Terrier
102Norwegian Elkhound
103Appenzeller Sennenhund
104Yorkshire Terrier
105South African Boerboel
106Schipperke
107Samoyed
108American Eskimo Dog
109Briard
110Miniature Pinscher
111Miniature Schnauzer
112Saluki
113Wire Fox Terrier
114Kuvasz
115Bichon Frise
116French Bulldog
117Bulldog
118Australian Kelpie
119Japanese Chin
120Miniature Bull Terrier
121Neapolitan Mastiff
122Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
123Shih Tzu
124Papillon
125Sussex Spaniel
126Tibetan Spaniel
127Greyhound
128Lagotto Romagnolo
129Estrela Mountain Dog
130Airedale Terrier
131Swedish Vallhund
132Welsh Terrier
133West Highland White Terrier
134Argentine Dogo
135Plott
136Miniature Poodle
137Basenji
138Weimaraner
139Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen
140Havanese
141Black Russian Terrier
142Norwich Terrier
143Standard Schnauzer
144Lakeland Terrier
145Welsh Springer Spaniel
146Glen of Imaal Terrier
147Bergamasco
148Clumber Spaniel
149Brussels Griffon
150Komondor
151Boston Terrier
152Kooikerhondje
153Redbone Coonhound
154Bullmastiff
155Lhasa Apso
156Pyrenean Shepherd
157Belgian Laekenois
158Tibetan Terrier
159Portuguese Water Dog
160Spinone Italiano
161Thai Ridgeback
162Cane Corso
163Toy Poodle
164Maltese
165Saint Bernard
166Puli
167Finnish Spitz
168Harrier
169Beagle
170Manchester Toy Terrier
171Lowchen
172Spanish Water Dog
173Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen
174Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier
175Irish Red and White Setter
176Field Spaniel
177Bedlington Terrier
178Portuguese Podengo
179Polish Lowland Sheepdog
180English Foxhound
181Scottish Terrier
182German Spitz
183Toy Fox Terrier
184American Water Spaniel
185Dogue de Bordeaux
186Skye Terrier
187Chinese Shar-Pei
188American Foxhound
Top Breeds w/Pics
Alaskan Malamute
Alaskan Malamute
Breeders: 50
Dogs: 1145

Kerry Blue Terrier
Kerry Blue Terrier
Breeders: 15
Dogs: 356

Australian Shepherd
Australian Shepherd
Breeders: 38
Dogs: 744

Doberman Pinscher
Doberman Pinscher
Breeders: 43
Dogs: 660

Bull Terrier
Bull Terrier
Breeders: 34
Dogs: 267

Boxer
Boxer
Breeders: 35
Dogs: 708

Rottweiler
Rottweiler
Breeders: 44
Dogs: 716

Siberian Husky
Siberian Husky
Breeders: 50
Dogs: 868

Irish Setter
Irish Setter
Breeders: 20
Dogs: 546

Keeshond
Keeshond
Breeders: 21
Dogs: 440

Australian Cattle Dog
Australian Cattle Dog
Breeders: 18
Dogs: 304

Labrador Retriever
Labrador Retriever
Breeders: 18
Dogs: 276

Standard Poodle
Standard Poodle
Breeders: 34
Dogs: 556

Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Breeders: 27
Dogs: 482

Pug
Pug
Breeders: 15
Dogs: 276



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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.