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
1Golden Retriever
2Australian Shepherd
3Doberman Pinscher
4Kerry Blue Terrier
5Great Dane
6Collie
7German Shepherd Dog
8Boxer
9Labrador Retriever
10Shetland Sheepdog
11Irish Setter
12Keeshond
13Standard Poodle
14Borzoi
15Dalmatian
16Estrela Mountain Dog
17American Cocker Spaniel
18Anatolian Shepherd
19Sealyham Terrier
20Afghan Hound
21Staffordshire Bull Terrier
22Pomeranian
23Rhodesian Ridgeback
24Akita
25Chihuahua
26Bull Terrier
27Flat-Coated Retriever
28Border Terrier
29Alaskan Malamute
30Gordon Setter
31Portuguese Pointer
32American Eskimo Dog
33Alaskan Klee Kai
34Rottweiler
35English Cocker Spaniel
36Beauceron
37Pug
38Jack Russell Terrier
39Siberian Husky
40Irish Terrier
41Swedish Vallhund
42Cardigan Welsh Corgi
43Belgian Tervuren
44Border Collie
45Tibetan Terrier
46Dandie Dinmont Terrier
47Pointer
48Toy Poodle
49Australian Terrier
50Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
51American Staffordshire Terrier
52Chinese Crested Dog
53Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen
54Caucasian Mountain Dog
55Pembroke Welsh Corgi
56Plott
57Whippet
58Shiba Inu
59Basenji
60Curly-Coated Retriever
61Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever
62Leonberger
63German Spitz
64Norwich Terrier
65Belgian Laekenois
66English Springer Spaniel
67West Highland White Terrier
68Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier
69Smooth Fox Terrier
70Sussex Spaniel
71Australian Cattle Dog
72Irish Wolfhound
73Welsh Springer Spaniel
74Tibetan Mastiff
75Mastiff
76Wire Fox Terrier
77Pekingese
78Miniature Schnauzer
79Norwegian Elkhound
80Norfolk Terrier
81Miniature Poodle
82Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen
83English Setter
84Bernese Mountain Dog
85Ibizan Hound
86Saint Bernard
87Basset Hound
88Bouvier des Flandres
89Toy Fox Terrier
90Irish Red and White Setter
91Glen of Imaal Terrier
92Clumber Spaniel
93Silky Terrier
94South African Boerboel
95Affenpinscher
96French Bulldog
97Cairn Terrier
98Portuguese Water Dog
99Dachshund
100Bichon Frise
101Kooikerhondje
102Rat Terrier
103Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
104Tibetan Spaniel
105Newfoundland
106German Shorthaired Pointer
107Otterhound
108Lakeland Terrier
109Beagle
110Havanese
111Cane Corso
112Bearded Collie
113Pyrenean Shepherd
114Spanish Water Dog
115Welsh Terrier
116Giant Schnauzer
117Samoyed
118Italian Greyhound
119German Wirehaired Pointer
120Norwegian Buhund
121Yorkshire Terrier
122Lagotto Romagnolo
123Black Russian Terrier
124Skye Terrier
125Papillon
126American Foxhound
127Schipperke
128Black and Tan Coonhound
129Pharaoh Hound
130Boston Terrier
131Finnish Spitz
132Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
133German Pinscher
134Scottish Terrier
135Spinone Italiano
136Weimaraner
137Airedale Terrier
138Chesapeake Bay Retriever
139Shih Tzu
140Mudi
141Lhasa Apso
142Greyhound
143Appenzeller Sennenhund
144Maltese
145Standard Schnauzer
146Saluki
147Canaan Dog
148Azawakh
149Great Pyrenees
150Puli
151English Toy Spaniel
152Belgian Sheepdog
153Bergamasco
154Irish Water Spaniel
155Bloodhound
156Bullmastiff
157Field Spaniel
158English Foxhound
159Miniature Bull Terrier
160Harrier
161Japanese Chin
162Briard
163Neapolitan Mastiff
164Vizsla
165Manchester Toy Terrier
166Redbone Coonhound
167Lowchen
168Dogue de Bordeaux
169Miniature Pinscher
170American Water Spaniel
171Bulldog
172Old English Sheepdog
173Belgian Malinois
174Australian Kelpie
175Pumi
176Brittany
177Argentine Dogo
178Polish Lowland Sheepdog
179Thai Ridgeback
180Manchester Terrier
181Portuguese Podengo
182Komondor
183Bedlington Terrier
184Chow Chow
185Scottish Deerhound
186Kuvasz
187Brussels Griffon
188Chinese Shar-Pei
Top Breeds w/Pics
Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Breeders: 23
Dogs: 647

Australian Shepherd
Australian Shepherd
Breeders: 37
Dogs: 702

Kerry Blue Terrier
Kerry Blue Terrier
Breeders: 11
Dogs: 286

Doberman Pinscher
Doberman Pinscher
Breeders: 28
Dogs: 592

Great Dane
Great Dane
Breeders: 34
Dogs: 558

Boxer
Boxer
Breeders: 20
Dogs: 224

Collie
Collie
Breeders: 29
Dogs: 431

Labrador Retriever
Labrador Retriever
Breeders: 24
Dogs: 347

Shetland Sheepdog
Shetland Sheepdog
Breeders: 19
Dogs: 184

German Shepherd Dog
German Shepherd Dog
Breeders: 38
Dogs: 742

Irish Setter
Irish Setter
Breeders: 11
Dogs: 331

Keeshond
Keeshond
Breeders: 7
Dogs: 356

Standard Poodle
Standard Poodle
Breeders: 19
Dogs: 438

Borzoi
Borzoi
Breeders: 15
Dogs: 346

Dalmatian
Dalmatian
Breeders: 10
Dogs: 247



The Kennel Club (UK) system, which is also used by the Australian National Kennel Council[1] and in other countries, is considered the most difficult to earn a title under.