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


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.