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
2Great Dane
3Labrador Retriever
4Shetland Sheepdog
5Doberman Pinscher
6Boxer
7Australian Shepherd
8Pomeranian
9Kerry Blue Terrier
10German Shepherd Dog
11Collie
12Afghan Hound
13English Cocker Spaniel
14American Cocker Spaniel
15Borzoi
16Alaskan Malamute
17Irish Setter
18Cardigan Welsh Corgi
19Standard Poodle
20Gordon Setter
21Sealyham Terrier
22Siberian Husky
23Irish Red and White Setter
24Rottweiler
25Border Terrier
26Staffordshire Bull Terrier
27Flat-Coated Retriever
28Pembroke Welsh Corgi
29Toy Poodle
30Swedish Vallhund
31Wire Fox Terrier
32Irish Terrier
33Maltese
34Pug
35West Highland White Terrier
36Ibizan Hound
37Keeshond
38Sussex Spaniel
39Bull Terrier
40Chinese Crested Dog
41English Setter
42Belgian Tervuren
43Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen
44Dalmatian
45Beauceron
46Australian Terrier
47Welsh Terrier
48Newfoundland
49English Springer Spaniel
50Tibetan Spaniel
51Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier
52Australian Kelpie
53Bernese Mountain Dog
54Border Collie
55Whippet
56Anatolian Shepherd
57American Eskimo Dog
58Norwich Terrier
59Portuguese Pointer
60Leonberger
61Basset Hound
62American Staffordshire Terrier
63Glen of Imaal Terrier
64Clumber Spaniel
65Silky Terrier
66Belgian Laekenois
67Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen
68Norwegian Elkhound
69Pointer
70Chihuahua
71Alaskan Klee Kai
72Curly-Coated Retriever
73Jack Russell Terrier
74Shiba Inu
75Dandie Dinmont Terrier
76Brussels Griffon
77Plott
78Cairn Terrier
79Rat Terrier
80Irish Wolfhound
81Samoyed
82German Shorthaired Pointer
83Akita
84Tibetan Terrier
85Pekingese
86Dachshund
87Boston Terrier
88Mastiff
89Pyrenean Shepherd
90Smooth Fox Terrier
91Norfolk Terrier
92French Bulldog
93Welsh Springer Spaniel
94Tibetan Mastiff
95Bouvier des Flandres
96Papillon
97Giant Schnauzer
98Portuguese Water Dog
99Basenji
100Saint Bernard
101German Spitz
102Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever
103Australian Cattle Dog
104Estrela Mountain Dog
105Miniature Schnauzer
106Kooikerhondje
107Scottish Terrier
108Saluki
109Pharaoh Hound
110Norwegian Buhund
111Miniature Poodle
112Bearded Collie
113Caucasian Mountain Dog
114Skye Terrier
115German Wirehaired Pointer
116Havanese
117Bloodhound
118Bichon Frise
119South African Boerboel
120Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
121Bulldog
122Manchester Terrier
123Field Spaniel
124Greyhound
125Beagle
126Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
127Briard
128Yorkshire Terrier
129Mudi
130Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
131Italian Greyhound
132American Foxhound
133Weimaraner
134Otterhound
135Lakeland Terrier
136Affenpinscher
137Rhodesian Ridgeback
138English Foxhound
139Belgian Sheepdog
140Finnish Spitz
141Portuguese Podengo
142Brittany
143Schipperke
144Cane Corso
145Spinone Italiano
146Black Russian Terrier
147Bullmastiff
148German Pinscher
149Azawakh
150Lhasa Apso
151Lagotto Romagnolo
152Toy Fox Terrier
153Lowchen
154Bergamasco
155Spanish Water Dog
156Chow Chow
157Airedale Terrier
158Chesapeake Bay Retriever
159Neapolitan Mastiff
160Japanese Chin
161Miniature Bull Terrier
162Pumi
163Dogue de Bordeaux
164Old English Sheepdog
165Puli
166Belgian Malinois
167English Toy Spaniel
168Black and Tan Coonhound
169Redbone Coonhound
170Vizsla
171Canaan Dog
172Harrier
173American Water Spaniel
174Irish Water Spaniel
175Miniature Pinscher
176Appenzeller Sennenhund
177Kuvasz
178Shih Tzu
179Standard Schnauzer
180Thai Ridgeback
181Great Pyrenees
182Chinese Shar-Pei
183Argentine Dogo
184Komondor
185Polish Lowland Sheepdog
186Scottish Deerhound
187Manchester Toy Terrier
188Bedlington Terrier
Top Breeds w/Pics
Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Breeders: 19
Dogs: 517

Great Dane
Great Dane
Breeders: 35
Dogs: 654

Labrador Retriever
Labrador Retriever
Breeders: 18
Dogs: 374

Shetland Sheepdog
Shetland Sheepdog
Breeders: 17
Dogs: 246

Boxer
Boxer
Breeders: 18
Dogs: 260

Doberman Pinscher
Doberman Pinscher
Breeders: 30
Dogs: 595

Australian Shepherd
Australian Shepherd
Breeders: 40
Dogs: 660

Pomeranian
Pomeranian
Breeders: 20
Dogs: 269

Kerry Blue Terrier
Kerry Blue Terrier
Breeders: 14
Dogs: 295

Collie
Collie
Breeders: 30
Dogs: 450

Afghan Hound
Afghan Hound
Breeders: 22
Dogs: 275

German Shepherd Dog
German Shepherd Dog
Breeders: 45
Dogs: 815

American Cocker Spaniel
American Cocker Spaniel
Breeders: 15
Dogs: 375

English Cocker Spaniel
English Cocker Spaniel
Breeders: 22
Dogs: 438

Borzoi
Borzoi
Breeders: 16
Dogs: 314



Did you know?
A specialty show is a dog show which reviews a single breed, unlike other dog shows, particularly conformation shows, which are generally referred to as "all-breed" because they are open to all breeds recognized by the sponsoring kennel club.