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
1Great Dane
2Collie
3Shetland Sheepdog
4Golden Retriever
5Boxer
6Australian Shepherd
7Kerry Blue Terrier
8Toy Poodle
9Sealyham Terrier
10American Cocker Spaniel
11Afghan Hound
12German Shepherd Dog
13Borzoi
14Border Collie
15Staffordshire Bull Terrier
16Maltese
17Doberman Pinscher
18Border Terrier
19Pointer
20Irish Setter
21Silky Terrier
22Siberian Husky
23Flat-Coated Retriever
24Labrador Retriever
25English Setter
26Cardigan Welsh Corgi
27English Cocker Spaniel
28Wire Fox Terrier
29Standard Poodle
30Rottweiler
31Pomeranian
32Tibetan Spaniel
33Pembroke Welsh Corgi
34Italian Greyhound
35Irish Terrier
36Ibizan Hound
37Clumber Spaniel
38Swedish Vallhund
39Norwich Terrier
40Irish Red and White Setter
41Keeshond
42Alaskan Malamute
43Welsh Terrier
44Bull Terrier
45Jack Russell Terrier
46Irish Wolfhound
47Sussex Spaniel
48Shiba Inu
49Chinese Crested Dog
50Estrela Mountain Dog
51West Highland White Terrier
52Australian Terrier
53French Bulldog
54Manchester Terrier
55Manchester Toy Terrier
56English Springer Spaniel
57Pekingese
58Welsh Springer Spaniel
59Dalmatian
60Kuvasz
61Akita
62Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier
63Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen
64Australian Cattle Dog
65Plott
66Belgian Tervuren
67Kooikerhondje
68Australian Kelpie
69Belgian Laekenois
70Whippet
71American Staffordshire Terrier
72Anatolian Shepherd
73Leonberger
74Smooth Fox Terrier
75Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen
76Bernese Mountain Dog
77Harrier
78Bearded Collie
79Mastiff
80Saluki
81Tibetan Terrier
82Pyrenean Shepherd
83German Spitz
84Glen of Imaal Terrier
85Alaskan Klee Kai
86Chihuahua
87Portuguese Water Dog
88Giant Schnauzer
89Brittany
90Samoyed
91Caucasian Mountain Dog
92Newfoundland
93Boston Terrier
94Basenji
95Belgian Sheepdog
96Lowchen
97Lakeland Terrier
98Skye Terrier
99Beauceron
100Gordon Setter
101Havanese
102Bichon Frise
103American Foxhound
104Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever
105Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
106Chinese Shar-Pei
107Scottish Terrier
108Saint Bernard
109Papillon
110Curly-Coated Retriever
111German Shorthaired Pointer
112Cairn Terrier
113Dandie Dinmont Terrier
114Dachshund
115Briard
116Canaan Dog
117Miniature Schnauzer
118German Wirehaired Pointer
119Norwegian Buhund
120Norfolk Terrier
121Bullmastiff
122Weimaraner
123Bouvier des Flandres
124Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
125Yorkshire Terrier
126Tibetan Mastiff
127Cane Corso
128Norwegian Elkhound
129Portuguese Pointer
130Pug
131Rat Terrier
132Airedale Terrier
133Basset Hound
134Mudi
135Miniature Pinscher
136Beagle
137Rhodesian Ridgeback
138Lhasa Apso
139Bergamasco
140Lagotto Romagnolo
141South African Boerboel
142Appenzeller Sennenhund
143Standard Schnauzer
144Affenpinscher
145Miniature Poodle
146Bloodhound
147Field Spaniel
148American Eskimo Dog
149Scottish Deerhound
150Miniature Bull Terrier
151Spanish Water Dog
152English Toy Spaniel
153American Water Spaniel
154Black and Tan Coonhound
155German Pinscher
156Otterhound
157Neapolitan Mastiff
158Bedlington Terrier
159Spinone Italiano
160Old English Sheepdog
161Greyhound
162Shih Tzu
163Argentine Dogo
164Finnish Spitz
165Redbone Coonhound
166Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
167Bulldog
168Japanese Chin
169Chow Chow
170Chesapeake Bay Retriever
171Vizsla
172English Foxhound
173Brussels Griffon
174Pharaoh Hound
175Great Pyrenees
176Azawakh
177Irish Water Spaniel
178Schipperke
179Polish Lowland Sheepdog
180Puli
181Dogue de Bordeaux
182Belgian Malinois
183Black Russian Terrier
184Portuguese Podengo
185Thai Ridgeback
186Toy Fox Terrier
187Pumi
188Komondor
Top Breeds w/Pics
Great Dane
Great Dane
Breeders: 53
Dogs: 818

Shetland Sheepdog
Shetland Sheepdog
Breeders: 24
Dogs: 355

Collie
Collie
Breeders: 37
Dogs: 511

Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Breeders: 23
Dogs: 596

Boxer
Boxer
Breeders: 22
Dogs: 334

Kerry Blue Terrier
Kerry Blue Terrier
Breeders: 16
Dogs: 291

Australian Shepherd
Australian Shepherd
Breeders: 39
Dogs: 845

Sealyham Terrier
Sealyham Terrier
Breeders: 16
Dogs: 414

Afghan Hound
Afghan Hound
Breeders: 29
Dogs: 317

American Cocker Spaniel
American Cocker Spaniel
Breeders: 20
Dogs: 520

Borzoi
Borzoi
Breeders: 22
Dogs: 417

Border Collie
Border Collie
Breeders: 36
Dogs: 469

Maltese
Maltese
Breeders: 9
Dogs: 152

German Shepherd Dog
German Shepherd Dog
Breeders: 46
Dogs: 876

Border Terrier
Border Terrier
Breeders: 11
Dogs: 138



Did you know?
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.