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
2Great Dane
3Standard Poodle
4Border Collie
5Kerry Blue Terrier
6Siberian Husky
7Rottweiler
8Doberman Pinscher
9Australian Shepherd
10Newfoundland
11Akita
12Golden Retriever
13Labrador Retriever
14Borzoi
15American Staffordshire Terrier
16Boxer
17Afghan Hound
18Beauceron
19American Cocker Spaniel
20Miniature Schnauzer
21Pekingese
22Alaskan Malamute
23Belgian Tervuren
24Norwich Terrier
25Dachshund
26German Wirehaired Pointer
27Pomeranian
28English Cocker Spaniel
29Pointer
30Bull Terrier
31Jack Russell Terrier
32Wire Fox Terrier
33Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever
34Smooth Fox Terrier
35German Shepherd Dog
36Schipperke
37Sealyham Terrier
38Gordon Setter
39Saluki
40French Bulldog
41Irish Wolfhound
42Bloodhound
43Norfolk Terrier
44German Shorthaired Pointer
45Vizsla
46Rhodesian Ridgeback
47Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
48Pug
49Miniature Bull Terrier
50Australian Terrier
51English Springer Spaniel
52Anatolian Shepherd
53Rat Terrier
54Shiba Inu
55Dalmatian
56Border Terrier
57Whippet
58Alaskan Klee Kai
59English Setter
60Basset Hound
61Belgian Sheepdog
62Airedale Terrier
63Japanese Chin
64Staffordshire Bull Terrier
65Pharaoh Hound
66Mastiff
67Azawakh
68Shetland Sheepdog
69Chihuahua
70Tibetan Mastiff
71Cane Corso
72Cairn Terrier
73Australian Cattle Dog
74Norwegian Elkhound
75Portuguese Pointer
76Collie
77Briard
78Dandie Dinmont Terrier
79Bernese Mountain Dog
80Australian Kelpie
81Clumber Spaniel
82Skye Terrier
83Irish Terrier
84Affenpinscher
85Saint Bernard
86Lowchen
87Bedlington Terrier
88Irish Water Spaniel
89South African Boerboel
90Swedish Vallhund
91Pembroke Welsh Corgi
92Greyhound
93Redbone Coonhound
94Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen
95Shih Tzu
96Neapolitan Mastiff
97German Pinscher
98Portuguese Water Dog
99Keeshond
100Standard Schnauzer
101English Toy Spaniel
102American Eskimo Dog
103Chesapeake Bay Retriever
104West Highland White Terrier
105Irish Red and White Setter
106Silky Terrier
107Belgian Laekenois
108Dogue de Bordeaux
109Boston Terrier
110Bouvier des Flandres
111Belgian Malinois
112Manchester Terrier
113Bergamasco
114Chinese Crested Dog
115Mudi
116Bullmastiff
117Pyrenean Shepherd
118Flat-Coated Retriever
119Bearded Collie
120Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen
121Argentine Dogo
122Chow Chow
123American Water Spaniel
124Miniature Poodle
125Beagle
126Portuguese Podengo
127Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier
128Brussels Griffon
129Ibizan Hound
130Papillon
131Basenji
132Caucasian Mountain Dog
133Tibetan Terrier
134Great Pyrenees
135Spinone Italiano
136Scottish Terrier
137Canaan Dog
138Toy Fox Terrier
139English Foxhound
140Havanese
141Miniature Pinscher
142German Spitz
143Tibetan Spaniel
144Black Russian Terrier
145Cardigan Welsh Corgi
146Lakeland Terrier
147Welsh Springer Spaniel
148Scottish Deerhound
149Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
150Giant Schnauzer
151Toy Poodle
152Otterhound
153Appenzeller Sennenhund
154Curly-Coated Retriever
155Puli
156Thai Ridgeback
157Welsh Terrier
158Lagotto Romagnolo
159Leonberger
160Estrela Mountain Dog
161Yorkshire Terrier
162Glen of Imaal Terrier
163Weimaraner
164American Foxhound
165Italian Greyhound
166Polish Lowland Sheepdog
167Plott
168Norwegian Buhund
169Old English Sheepdog
170Field Spaniel
171Brittany
172Kooikerhondje
173Spanish Water Dog
174Pumi
175Lhasa Apso
176Bulldog
177Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
178Samoyed
179Chinese Shar-Pei
180Harrier
181Bichon Frise
182Finnish Spitz
183Manchester Toy Terrier
184Sussex Spaniel
185Kuvasz
186Maltese
187Black and Tan Coonhound
188Komondor
Top Breeds w/Pics
Irish Setter
Irish Setter
Breeders: 25
Dogs: 759

Standard Poodle
Standard Poodle
Breeders: 51
Dogs: 669

Kerry Blue Terrier
Kerry Blue Terrier
Breeders: 18
Dogs: 323

Rottweiler
Rottweiler
Breeders: 33
Dogs: 428

Siberian Husky
Siberian Husky
Breeders: 48
Dogs: 752

Doberman Pinscher
Doberman Pinscher
Breeders: 58
Dogs: 578

Labrador Retriever
Labrador Retriever
Breeders: 22
Dogs: 257

Australian Shepherd
Australian Shepherd
Breeders: 36
Dogs: 518

Newfoundland
Newfoundland
Breeders: 25
Dogs: 383

Boxer
Boxer
Breeders: 28
Dogs: 254

Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Breeders: 40
Dogs: 415

Miniature Schnauzer
Miniature Schnauzer
Breeders: 18
Dogs: 240

Belgian Tervuren
Belgian Tervuren
Breeders: 20
Dogs: 254

Alaskan Malamute
Alaskan Malamute
Breeders: 27
Dogs: 335

Schipperke
Schipperke
Breeders: 13
Dogs: 111



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