Dog breeds

If you are trying to find what dog breed is right for you, search our complete list of more than 400 dog breeds recognized by the FCI and AKC. Find detailed dog breed profiles that include breed description, characteristics, pictures and more. Explore the list and find a dog breed that suits you the best.

Danish-Swedish Farmdog

Danish-Swedish Farmdog is an energetic, and trainable Scandianian dog breed. This dog lived on farms in eastern Denmark and the southern part of Sweden. These dogs were used for a...

Croatian Sheepdog

The Croatian Sheepdog is a dog breed that is believed to be over 1300 years old. This breed was developed by Croatian medieval farmers with a purpose to help with general farm work...

Clumber Spaniel

The Clumber Spaniel is the biggest of the flushing Spaniel breeds out there. Like the other Spaniels, this is also a hunting breed that was primarily bred for flushing and detecting their ma...

Cirneco dell'Etna

Cirneco dell’Etna is a friendly, independent Italian hunting breed originating from the island of Sicily. They got their name from Etna volcano. Mostly they were used for sma...

Chow Chow

The Chow Chow is a powerful and compactly built dog from ancient China. This is a dog breed of unique characteristics. The most noticeable physical feature of this dog breed is its...

American Cocker Spaniel

The American Cocker Spaniel was until recently, considered to be the same breed as their English cousin, the English Cocker Spaniel. These two distinct breeds started to diverge ab...

Catalan Sheepdog

The Catalan Sheepdog is a Spanish dog breed that has been working with Spanish farmers for centuries helping them herd and guard their flock. This breed had a close extinction call...

Canarian Warren Hound

Podenco Canario or Canarian Warren Hound is a dog breed originating from the Canary Islands. The Podenco Canario is still used in the Canary Islands today in packs as a hunting dog, mostly used for ra...

Canaan Dog

Canaan Dog is a medium-sized clever and confident dog that was used for guarding purposes. This is a pariah dog that many believe was used for herding and guarding in biblical time...

Bulldog

The Bulldog is a courageous, calm, and friendly medium-size dog breed. They have a muscular body with a short-muzzled head with round, dark eyes. Their face is the universal symbol...

Alpine Dachsbracke

The Alpine Dachsbracke (ger. Alpenländische Dachsbracke) is of a smaller, scent hound type dog breeds originating from Austria. The Alpine Dachsbracke was originally bred to track wounded animals such...

Bull Terrier

The Bull Terriers are playful, charming, and powerful dogs who are loyal pets and great family members. The Bull Terrier is a breed that captures worldwide views with its appearanc...

Brittany

The Brittany Spaniel is a medium-sized, elegant, and versatile gundog and a perfect family pet. These dogs originated from the Brittany province (France) where these dogs were firs...

Briquet Griffon Vendeen

A Briquet Griffon Vendéen is a breed of hunting dog from Vendee region in central-west France. The Briquet Griffon Vendéen was almost extinct after World War II, but thanks to the effort of a French d...

Braque Francais Pyrenean

The Braques français are a breed of hunting dogs, descendants a very old breed of gundog that were firstly used for pointing the location of prey for a hunter. There are two breeds of Braque français,...

Braque du Bourbonnais

The Braque du Bourbonnais is a breed of gundog, of rustic appearance, sometimes born with a short tail, with a coat ticked with liver or fawn. It had been described for the first time during the Renai...

Bosnian Coarse-Haired Hound

The Barak or Bosnian Coarse-Haired Hound is a hunting breed of dog from the scenthound family that was first developed in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The breed was originally used to hunt large game due t...

Airedale Terrier

The Airedale Terrier (often shortened to "Airedale“), is the largest of all terriers, is known as the „King of Terriers“. The breed originates from the valley of...

Border Collie

The Border Collie is a highly intelligent, energetic, athletic, working and herding breed of dog that was developed in the Scottish borders for herding livestock, especially sheep....

Blue Picardy Spaniel

The Blue Picardy Spaniel is also known as Épagneul Bleu de Picardie is a dog breed of Spaniel type with origins in France, around the area of the River Somme, sometime at the beginning of the 20th cen...

Blue Gascony Griffon

The Griffon Bleu de Gascogne is a dog breed of the scenthound type, originally bred in France in the Gascogne region, and is a multi-purpose hunting dog, used for hunting and tracking small and large...

Estonian Hound

The Estonian Hound (Eesti Hagijas) is a friendly medium-sized dog. The Estonian Hound carries the title ‘National Dog of Estonia’ because he is the only native Estonian...

Kintamani-Bali Dog

The Kintamani-Bali Dog is a native Indonesian dog breed that came to life in the Sukawana village in the Kintamani district in Bali. They have many names in their native country an...

Bohemian Shepherd

Bohemian Shepherd is an active, devoted, and friendly dog originally used for guarding and herding. These dogs have been around since the 1300s and they originate from the Czech Re...