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
1Boxer
2Standard Poodle
3Alaskan Malamute
4Kerry Blue Terrier
5Irish Setter
6German Shepherd Dog
7Borzoi
8Keeshond
9Labrador Retriever
10Australian Shepherd
11Golden Retriever
12Doberman Pinscher
13Rottweiler
14Bull Terrier
15Great Dane
16American Cocker Spaniel
17Siberian Husky
18Border Collie
19Pug
20Vizsla
21Collie
22English Setter
23Whippet
24Dalmatian
25Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever
26Shetland Sheepdog
27Belgian Tervuren
28Gordon Setter
29Mudi
30Caucasian Mountain Dog
31German Shorthaired Pointer
32Norfolk Terrier
33Sealyham Terrier
34English Cocker Spaniel
35Azawakh
36Flat-Coated Retriever
37Leonberger
38Chinese Crested Dog
39Dachshund
40Pointer
41Pekingese
42Kooikerhondje
43Akita
44American Staffordshire Terrier
45Staffordshire Bull Terrier
46Shiba Inu
47Brittany
48Komondor
49Jack Russell Terrier
50Bullmastiff
51Australian Cattle Dog
52Chihuahua
53Norwich Terrier
54Bloodhound
55Anatolian Shepherd
56Pomeranian
57Giant Schnauzer
58Bouvier des Flandres
59Appenzeller Sennenhund
60Italian Greyhound
61Afghan Hound
62Basset Hound
63Australian Kelpie
64Schipperke
65German Wirehaired Pointer
66Miniature Schnauzer
67Norwegian Buhund
68Miniature Bull Terrier
69Cardigan Welsh Corgi
70Cairn Terrier
71Miniature Pinscher
72Estrela Mountain Dog
73English Springer Spaniel
74Border Terrier
75Irish Terrier
76Bichon Frise
77Beagle
78Wire Fox Terrier
79Irish Wolfhound
80German Pinscher
81Rhodesian Ridgeback
82Bernese Mountain Dog
83West Highland White Terrier
84Curly-Coated Retriever
85Belgian Malinois
86Newfoundland
87Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
88American Eskimo Dog
89South African Boerboel
90Harrier
91Ibizan Hound
92Sussex Spaniel
93Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier
94Smooth Fox Terrier
95Rat Terrier
96Irish Red and White Setter
97Alaskan Klee Kai
98Belgian Sheepdog
99Argentine Dogo
100Polish Lowland Sheepdog
101Portuguese Water Dog
102Basenji
103Lagotto Romagnolo
104Weimaraner
105Dandie Dinmont Terrier
106Canaan Dog
107Saint Bernard
108Field Spaniel
109English Toy Spaniel
110Yorkshire Terrier
111Belgian Laekenois
112Standard Schnauzer
113Havanese
114Briard
115Pembroke Welsh Corgi
116Chesapeake Bay Retriever
117Scottish Terrier
118Airedale Terrier
119Welsh Terrier
120Tibetan Terrier
121Clumber Spaniel
122Cane Corso
123Bergamasco
124Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
125American Foxhound
126German Spitz
127Swedish Vallhund
128Plott
129English Foxhound
130Lakeland Terrier
131Old English Sheepdog
132Bearded Collie
133Saluki
134Norwegian Elkhound
135Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen
136Chow Chow
137Beauceron
138Papillon
139Greyhound
140Bulldog
141Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen
142Glen of Imaal Terrier
143Tibetan Spaniel
144Redbone Coonhound
145American Water Spaniel
146Mastiff
147Tibetan Mastiff
148Skye Terrier
149Samoyed
150Irish Water Spaniel
151Silky Terrier
152Spinone Italiano
153Chinese Shar-Pei
154French Bulldog
155Great Pyrenees
156Japanese Chin
157Neapolitan Mastiff
158Brussels Griffon
159Miniature Poodle
160Portuguese Podengo
161Bedlington Terrier
162Shih Tzu
163Australian Terrier
164Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
165Toy Poodle
166Spanish Water Dog
167Welsh Springer Spaniel
168Finnish Spitz
169Pharaoh Hound
170Lhasa Apso
171Otterhound
172Boston Terrier
173Toy Fox Terrier
174Maltese
175Black and Tan Coonhound
176Thai Ridgeback
177Manchester Terrier
178Portuguese Pointer
179Puli
180Pumi
181Lowchen
182Pyrenean Shepherd
183Dogue de Bordeaux
184Black Russian Terrier
185Affenpinscher
186Kuvasz
187Manchester Toy Terrier
188Scottish Deerhound
Top Breeds w/Pics
Kerry Blue Terrier
Kerry Blue Terrier
Breeders: 13
Dogs: 238

Boxer
Boxer
Breeders: 30
Dogs: 527

Standard Poodle
Standard Poodle
Breeders: 38
Dogs: 803

Irish Setter
Irish Setter
Breeders: 18
Dogs: 473

Alaskan Malamute
Alaskan Malamute
Breeders: 35
Dogs: 914

Borzoi
Borzoi
Breeders: 29
Dogs: 473

Labrador Retriever
Labrador Retriever
Breeders: 22
Dogs: 360

Keeshond
Keeshond
Breeders: 21
Dogs: 506

Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Breeders: 27
Dogs: 498

Australian Shepherd
Australian Shepherd
Breeders: 40
Dogs: 541

Bull Terrier
Bull Terrier
Breeders: 17
Dogs: 207

Rottweiler
Rottweiler
Breeders: 31
Dogs: 504

Siberian Husky
Siberian Husky
Breeders: 37
Dogs: 556

Pug
Pug
Breeders: 17
Dogs: 216

Doberman Pinscher
Doberman Pinscher
Breeders: 53
Dogs: 935



Did you know?
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.