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
2Sealyham Terrier
3Pointer
4Border Collie
5Whippet
6Kerry Blue Terrier
7Flat-Coated Retriever
8Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
9German Shepherd Dog
10Collie
11Borzoi
12Swedish Vallhund
13Irish Setter
14Australian Shepherd
15Toy Poodle
16Shetland Sheepdog
17Doberman Pinscher
18Siberian Husky
19Belgian Tervuren
20Sussex Spaniel
21Afghan Hound
22English Setter
23Bull Terrier
24Italian Greyhound
25Great Dane
26Newfoundland
27American Cocker Spaniel
28Boxer
29Labrador Retriever
30Spanish Water Dog
31Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen
32Gordon Setter
33Plott
34Chesapeake Bay Retriever
35Tibetan Spaniel
36Keeshond
37Brittany
38German Spitz
39Beagle
40Airedale Terrier
41Australian Terrier
42Clumber Spaniel
43Scottish Terrier
44Ibizan Hound
45Norfolk Terrier
46Staffordshire Bull Terrier
47Chinese Crested Dog
48Alaskan Malamute
49Pumi
50American Staffordshire Terrier
51Pug
52Cardigan Welsh Corgi
53Scottish Deerhound
54Pyrenean Shepherd
55Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen
56Pembroke Welsh Corgi
57Leonberger
58Cairn Terrier
59Samoyed
60Estrela Mountain Dog
61Standard Poodle
62Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever
63Wire Fox Terrier
64Tibetan Terrier
65French Bulldog
66Belgian Laekenois
67Pharaoh Hound
68Irish Wolfhound
69Spinone Italiano
70Caucasian Mountain Dog
71Border Terrier
72Basenji
73Anatolian Shepherd
74Kooikerhondje
75Jack Russell Terrier
76Mastiff
77Cane Corso
78Glen of Imaal Terrier
79Rottweiler
80Dachshund
81Boston Terrier
82Irish Terrier
83Norwich Terrier
84Schipperke
85Chinese Shar-Pei
86Giant Schnauzer
87Bearded Collie
88Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier
89Welsh Terrier
90Dalmatian
91Skye Terrier
92Beauceron
93Saint Bernard
94Yorkshire Terrier
95Mudi
96American Foxhound
97Irish Red and White Setter
98Basset Hound
99Briard
100Lakeland Terrier
101Dandie Dinmont Terrier
102Shiba Inu
103Pomeranian
104Manchester Terrier
105Welsh Springer Spaniel
106Papillon
107West Highland White Terrier
108Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
109Japanese Chin
110Miniature Pinscher
111Pekingese
112Lagotto Romagnolo
113Norwegian Elkhound
114German Wirehaired Pointer
115English Cocker Spaniel
116Bulldog
117Otterhound
118Brussels Griffon
119Silky Terrier
120Great Pyrenees
121Argentine Dogo
122Norwegian Buhund
123English Springer Spaniel
124Maltese
125Bernese Mountain Dog
126Miniature Schnauzer
127Smooth Fox Terrier
128Field Spaniel
129German Shorthaired Pointer
130Azawakh
131Saluki
132Vizsla
133English Toy Spaniel
134Bullmastiff
135Harrier
136Belgian Sheepdog
137German Pinscher
138Australian Cattle Dog
139Irish Water Spaniel
140Affenpinscher
141Bergamasco
142Redbone Coonhound
143Puli
144Chihuahua
145Miniature Poodle
146Bloodhound
147South African Boerboel
148American Eskimo Dog
149Rhodesian Ridgeback
150English Foxhound
151Chow Chow
152Rat Terrier
153Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
154Black and Tan Coonhound
155Finnish Spitz
156Tibetan Mastiff
157Manchester Toy Terrier
158Dogue de Bordeaux
159Portuguese Podengo
160Greyhound
161Australian Kelpie
162Havanese
163Miniature Bull Terrier
164Old English Sheepdog
165Shih Tzu
166Lowchen
167Portuguese Water Dog
168Lhasa Apso
169Bichon Frise
170Curly-Coated Retriever
171Neapolitan Mastiff
172Kuvasz
173Toy Fox Terrier
174Komondor
175Portuguese Pointer
176Belgian Malinois
177Standard Schnauzer
178Canaan Dog
179Weimaraner
180Bedlington Terrier
181Alaskan Klee Kai
182Bouvier des Flandres
183Akita
184Polish Lowland Sheepdog
185American Water Spaniel
186Thai Ridgeback
187Black Russian Terrier
188Appenzeller Sennenhund
Top Breeds w/Pics
Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Breeders: 14
Dogs: 320

Sealyham Terrier
Sealyham Terrier
Breeders: 20
Dogs: 453

Pointer
Pointer
Breeders: 11
Dogs: 332

Border Collie
Border Collie
Breeders: 32
Dogs: 390

Kerry Blue Terrier
Kerry Blue Terrier
Breeders: 10
Dogs: 177

Flat-Coated Retriever
Flat-Coated Retriever
Breeders: 9
Dogs: 150

Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
Breeders: 12
Dogs: 315

Collie
Collie
Breeders: 24
Dogs: 330

Borzoi
Borzoi
Breeders: 25
Dogs: 403

Swedish Vallhund
Swedish Vallhund
Breeders: 6
Dogs: 150

Irish Setter
Irish Setter
Breeders: 10
Dogs: 294

German Shepherd Dog
German Shepherd Dog
Breeders: 33
Dogs: 866

Shetland Sheepdog
Shetland Sheepdog
Breeders: 11
Dogs: 310

Sussex Spaniel
Sussex Spaniel
Breeders: 3
Dogs: 75

Doberman Pinscher
Doberman Pinscher
Breeders: 17
Dogs: 354



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.