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


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