Most Popular Dog Breeds

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


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The figure 8 exercise requires the team to heel in a figure 8 pattern either on or off leash. Generally two of the ring stewards will assist the judge with this exercise by acting as "posts", standing 8 feet apart, that the team walks around to form the loops of the figure 8.