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
1Collie
2Alaskan Malamute
3Staffordshire Bull Terrier
4Shetland Sheepdog
5Estrela Mountain Dog
6Toy Poodle
7Australian Shepherd
8Mudi
9Cairn Terrier
10Kerry Blue Terrier
11Border Collie
12Samoyed
13Borzoi
14Siberian Husky
15Belgian Laekenois
16Miniature Poodle
17Norwegian Elkhound
18Flat-Coated Retriever
19German Spitz
20Anatolian Shepherd
21Gordon Setter
22Australian Kelpie
23Alaskan Klee Kai
24Rottweiler
25Chow Chow
26Afghan Hound
27English Cocker Spaniel
28Ibizan Hound
29Saluki
30Papillon
31Standard Poodle
32Keeshond
33German Shepherd Dog
34Pharaoh Hound
35Dachshund
36Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
37Schipperke
38American Cocker Spaniel
39Beagle
40Pembroke Welsh Corgi
41Pomeranian
42Norwegian Buhund
43Bearded Collie
44Cardigan Welsh Corgi
45Bulldog
46Australian Terrier
47South African Boerboel
48Doberman Pinscher
49Jack Russell Terrier
50German Wirehaired Pointer
51Golden Retriever
52Chinese Crested Dog
53Tibetan Terrier
54Chihuahua
55Dalmatian
56Pointer
57Sealyham Terrier
58Italian Greyhound
59Sussex Spaniel
60German Shorthaired Pointer
61Swedish Vallhund
62English Setter
63Bergamasco
64Belgian Sheepdog
65Great Dane
66Black Russian Terrier
67Pug
68Labrador Retriever
69Yorkshire Terrier
70Caucasian Mountain Dog
71Otterhound
72Australian Cattle Dog
73Rhodesian Ridgeback
74Manchester Toy Terrier
75Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
76Mastiff
77Belgian Malinois
78Welsh Springer Spaniel
79Saint Bernard
80Scottish Terrier
81Irish Water Spaniel
82American Foxhound
83English Foxhound
84Newfoundland
85Smooth Fox Terrier
86Portuguese Water Dog
87Old English Sheepdog
88Giant Schnauzer
89Leonberger
90Basenji
91Irish Red and White Setter
92Wire Fox Terrier
93Irish Wolfhound
94Thai Ridgeback
95Spinone Italiano
96Kooikerhondje
97Welsh Terrier
98Standard Schnauzer
99Tibetan Mastiff
100Border Terrier
101Pyrenean Shepherd
102Bichon Frise
103Polish Lowland Sheepdog
104Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever
105Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen
106Bedlington Terrier
107Curly-Coated Retriever
108Bull Terrier
109Airedale Terrier
110Brussels Griffon
111Tibetan Spaniel
112Argentine Dogo
113Rat Terrier
114Belgian Tervuren
115Bouvier des Flandres
116Akita
117Havanese
118Chesapeake Bay Retriever
119Basset Hound
120Manchester Terrier
121Maltese
122Azawakh
123West Highland White Terrier
124Kuvasz
125American Staffordshire Terrier
126Irish Setter
127Harrier
128Portuguese Podengo
129Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier
130Pekingese
131Field Spaniel
132Canaan Dog
133Lakeland Terrier
134Affenpinscher
135Weimaraner
136German Pinscher
137Irish Terrier
138Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
139American Water Spaniel
140Cane Corso
141Boston Terrier
142Scottish Deerhound
143Miniature Schnauzer
144Black and Tan Coonhound
145Beauceron
146Norfolk Terrier
147Whippet
148Boxer
149Dogue de Bordeaux
150Toy Fox Terrier
151Norwich Terrier
152Miniature Pinscher
153Plott
154Redbone Coonhound
155Miniature Bull Terrier
156Bernese Mountain Dog
157Shih Tzu
158Bullmastiff
159Glen of Imaal Terrier
160Lhasa Apso
161English Springer Spaniel
162Komondor
163Lagotto Romagnolo
164Greyhound
165Skye Terrier
166English Toy Spaniel
167Pumi
168Bloodhound
169Lowchen
170Puli
171Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen
172Neapolitan Mastiff
173Briard
174Clumber Spaniel
175Shiba Inu
176Japanese Chin
177Great Pyrenees
178American Eskimo Dog
179Dandie Dinmont Terrier
180Brittany
181Vizsla
182Portuguese Pointer
183Appenzeller Sennenhund
184Spanish Water Dog
185Finnish Spitz
186Chinese Shar-Pei
187French Bulldog
188Silky Terrier
Top Breeds w/Pics
Collie
Collie
Breeders: 27
Dogs: 510

Alaskan Malamute
Alaskan Malamute
Breeders: 17
Dogs: 393

Shetland Sheepdog
Shetland Sheepdog
Breeders: 23
Dogs: 363

Estrela Mountain Dog
Estrela Mountain Dog
Breeders: 19
Dogs: 371

Kerry Blue Terrier
Kerry Blue Terrier
Breeders: 8
Dogs: 88

Cairn Terrier
Cairn Terrier
Breeders: 5
Dogs: 121

Australian Shepherd
Australian Shepherd
Breeders: 12
Dogs: 200

Samoyed
Samoyed
Breeders: 5
Dogs: 120

Border Collie
Border Collie
Breeders: 20
Dogs: 170

Mudi
Mudi
Breeders: 7
Dogs: 367

Borzoi
Borzoi
Breeders: 18
Dogs: 211

Siberian Husky
Siberian Husky
Breeders: 12
Dogs: 178

Norwegian Elkhound
Norwegian Elkhound
Breeders: 16
Dogs: 127

Belgian Laekenois
Belgian Laekenois
Breeders: 8
Dogs: 163

Flat-Coated Retriever
Flat-Coated Retriever
Breeders: 6
Dogs: 134



Did you know?
The sit for exam is a modified version of the Stand for Exam. It is generally used in novice level classes and requires the handler to order the dog to sit and then to move away from the dog the length of the leash. The judge will then approach the dog and pet the dog's head.