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
2Border Collie
3Australian Shepherd
4Great Dane
5Kerry Blue Terrier
6Boxer
7Siberian Husky
8Standard Poodle
9Rottweiler
10Irish Setter
11Doberman Pinscher
12Golden Retriever
13Bull Terrier
14Keeshond
15Borzoi
16Pekingese
17Shetland Sheepdog
18American Staffordshire Terrier
19Labrador Retriever
20Afghan Hound
21Akita
22Pug
23Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
24German Shepherd Dog
25Smooth Fox Terrier
26American Cocker Spaniel
27Bearded Collie
28Old English Sheepdog
29English Cocker Spaniel
30Cardigan Welsh Corgi
31German Shorthaired Pointer
32Brittany
33Bloodhound
34Rhodesian Ridgeback
35Newfoundland
36Belgian Tervuren
37Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever
38Caucasian Mountain Dog
39Irish Wolfhound
40Curly-Coated Retriever
41Pointer
42Dandie Dinmont Terrier
43Dachshund
44English Setter
45Chihuahua
46Norwegian Buhund
47Portuguese Pointer
48Pomeranian
49Vizsla
50Gordon Setter
51Irish Terrier
52Argentine Dogo
53German Wirehaired Pointer
54Flat-Coated Retriever
55Chow Chow
56Chinese Crested Dog
57Swedish Vallhund
58Anatolian Shepherd
59English Springer Spaniel
60Sealyham Terrier
61Shiba Inu
62Norfolk Terrier
63Italian Greyhound
64Dalmatian
65Leonberger
66Australian Terrier
67Rat Terrier
68Ibizan Hound
69Whippet
70Border Terrier
71Bernese Mountain Dog
72Australian Cattle Dog
73Wire Fox Terrier
74Mastiff
75Scottish Deerhound
76French Bulldog
77Canaan Dog
78Saluki
79Miniature Schnauzer
80Chesapeake Bay Retriever
81Staffordshire Bull Terrier
82Bouvier des Flandres
83Basset Hound
84Appenzeller Sennenhund
85Jack Russell Terrier
86Azawakh
87Alaskan Klee Kai
88Collie
89Field Spaniel
90Australian Kelpie
91Pharaoh Hound
92Norwich Terrier
93Briard
94Bichon Frise
95Bergamasco
96Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen
97Giant Schnauzer
98Yorkshire Terrier
99Estrela Mountain Dog
100Manchester Terrier
101Beauceron
102Toy Poodle
103Mudi
104English Toy Spaniel
105Greyhound
106German Pinscher
107American Eskimo Dog
108Cairn Terrier
109Miniature Pinscher
110Sussex Spaniel
111Basenji
112Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen
113Miniature Poodle
114Kooikerhondje
115Lhasa Apso
116Tibetan Mastiff
117Black and Tan Coonhound
118Schipperke
119Lagotto Romagnolo
120West Highland White Terrier
121Irish Water Spaniel
122Bullmastiff
123South African Boerboel
124Standard Schnauzer
125Plott
126Neapolitan Mastiff
127Pumi
128Otterhound
129Welsh Terrier
130Glen of Imaal Terrier
131Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
132Redbone Coonhound
133Boston Terrier
134Pembroke Welsh Corgi
135Belgian Sheepdog
136Irish Red and White Setter
137Portuguese Podengo
138Japanese Chin
139Airedale Terrier
140Belgian Malinois
141Bulldog
142American Foxhound
143Lowchen
144Beagle
145Brussels Griffon
146Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier
147Lakeland Terrier
148Portuguese Water Dog
149Shih Tzu
150Maltese
151Welsh Springer Spaniel
152Norwegian Elkhound
153Affenpinscher
154Clumber Spaniel
155Polish Lowland Sheepdog
156Dogue de Bordeaux
157Puli
158Chinese Shar-Pei
159Harrier
160Saint Bernard
161Great Pyrenees
162Weimaraner
163Pyrenean Shepherd
164Skye Terrier
165Tibetan Spaniel
166English Foxhound
167Thai Ridgeback
168Tibetan Terrier
169American Water Spaniel
170Belgian Laekenois
171Samoyed
172Finnish Spitz
173Black Russian Terrier
174Kuvasz
175Miniature Bull Terrier
176Bedlington Terrier
177German Spitz
178Spanish Water Dog
179Toy Fox Terrier
180Cane Corso
181Scottish Terrier
182Papillon
183Havanese
184Manchester Toy Terrier
185Spinone Italiano
186Silky Terrier
187Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
188Komondor
Top Breeds w/Pics
Alaskan Malamute
Alaskan Malamute
Breeders: 46
Dogs: 887

Australian Shepherd
Australian Shepherd
Breeders: 46
Dogs: 776

Kerry Blue Terrier
Kerry Blue Terrier
Breeders: 26
Dogs: 372

Boxer
Boxer
Breeders: 23
Dogs: 535

Siberian Husky
Siberian Husky
Breeders: 54
Dogs: 832

Rottweiler
Rottweiler
Breeders: 48
Dogs: 488

Standard Poodle
Standard Poodle
Breeders: 35
Dogs: 610

Doberman Pinscher
Doberman Pinscher
Breeders: 39
Dogs: 573

Irish Setter
Irish Setter
Breeders: 20
Dogs: 611

Bull Terrier
Bull Terrier
Breeders: 23
Dogs: 210

Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Breeders: 27
Dogs: 483

Keeshond
Keeshond
Breeders: 22
Dogs: 412

Borzoi
Borzoi
Breeders: 31
Dogs: 694

Labrador Retriever
Labrador Retriever
Breeders: 26
Dogs: 296

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
Breeders: 12
Dogs: 199



Did you know?
There are about 900 breeds of sheep in the world.
Did you know?
A specialty show may be regional or national. A "Best in Show" win at a national specialty show is tremendously prestigious, indicating that the winning dog or bitch triumphed at a contest which attracted entries from the most serious fanciers of that breed in the country or continent. Some specialty shows attract international entries.
Did you know?
The second obedience title is a CDX, or "Companion Dog Excellent", which is earned through competition in the Open obedience class.