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How many dog breeds are there in the world

In 2020 the different types of dog breeds were defined by their function official registered of pure-breed of dogs across America.

They are responsible for declaring which breed of a dog is recognized as purebred dog.

There are over 400+ dog breeds in the world. Dog Breeds listed here may be traditional breeds with long histories as registered dog breeds, rare dog breeds with their registries, or new dog breeds that may still be under development.

 In some cases, a breed’s origin overlaps the boundaries of two or more countries; the dog is normally listed only in the country with which it is most commonly associated.

The World Canine Organization is best known by its French title Federation Cynologique Internationale (FCI).

 It is the largest registry of dog breeds that are internationally accepted. 

At the time of this writing, the FCI recognizes 340 breeds of dogs. 

dog breeds

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400+  breeds of dog in entire world.

Alphabet(A)

001. Affenpinscher dog

dog breedsThe Affenpinscher, also known as the “Monkey Dog” is small but feisty, full of spunk and energy.
Some of the intelligent, wiry-haired dogs must have caught the eye of ladies because eventually they were breed to be smaller

Affenpinschers: are 9.5 to 11.5 inches tall 

weight:  6.5 to 13.2 pounds.

Life Expectancy: 12-15 years

Colour: red, black, grey, belge, tan, silver.

002. Afghan Shepherd dog

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The Afghan Shepherd Dogs also are known as Kuchi. Afghan Shepherd Dogs are believed to be a primitive breed and large-boned, heavy-coated mountain-types, lighter and medium/long haired steppe-types, and short/medium haired desert-types. These fearless dogs were robust enough to challenge predators like mountain lions, wolves, and bears.

Other Names: De Kochyano Spai, Sage Jangi, Sage Kuchi, Jangi Spai

Coat: Short/medium/long, thick undercoat

Color: black, white and so on.

Dog Breed type :Purebred

Category Molosser, Mountain Dog, Livestock Guardian Dog

Lifespan: About 12 years

Weight: Female: 84-120 lbs

                Male: 88-176 lbs

Size: Large

Height: Female: 27-32 inches

Male: 28-35 inches

Shedding Seasonal, moderate

ldren Yes

Barking: High

Country: Originated in Afghanistan

Price:  $200-$500 .

003. Afghan Hound dog

dog breedsThe Afghan Hound dog is also known as Tazi. This unique, ancient dog breeds has an appearance quite unlike any other: dramatic silky coat, exotic face, and thin, fashion-model build. Looks aside, Afghan enthusiasts describe this hound as both aloof and comical.

Height: 25-27 inches

males are 27 inches

females are 25 inches.

Weight: 50 to 60 pounds

Life Span: 10 to 12 years

Life Expectancy: 12-18 years

005. Airedale Terrier dog

dog breedsThe Airedale Terrier dog is also known as Bingley Terrier and Waterside Terrier, is a dog breeds because it is the largest of the terrier breeds. Originally breed to serve as a versatile hunting and all-around working farm dog

Terrier Dogs

Height: 1 foot, 9 inches to 1 foot, 11 inches tall at the shoulder

Weight: 58–61 centimeters (23–24 in) for males, with females slightly smaller

Life Span: 10 to 13 years

Breed Name: Airedale Terrier Dog

Origin: Aire Valley in Yorkshire

Breed Group: Terrier dogs

Size Type: Large Terrier Dog

Temperament Alert, Outgoing, Friendly, Courageous, Intelligent and Confident

Coat Color Black saddle with a tan head

Coat characteristics Medium length, harsh Topcoat, and a soft and short undercoat.

006. aidi dog

dog breedsThe Aidi is a Berber dog breeds used as a livestock guardian, protecting herds of sheep and goats. It also possesses hunting capabilities and good scenting ability. 

Breed Information -:

Name: Aidi

Other names: Aidi, Atlas Mountain DogBerber Dog.

Origin: Morocco

Breed Group: Guardian Dog (UKC)

Size: Medium

Type: Purebred

Life span: 10-13 years

Height: 20-24 inches (53-61 cm)

Weight: 50-55 pounds (23-25 kg)

Colors: Black, White, Brown

Best Suited For: Families with children houses with yards, watchdog, rural homes

Temperament: Energetic, protective, agile, alert

007. Akbash dog

dog breedsThe Akbash Dog is large, strong and fast, and native to Turkey, and it is primarily used as a livestock guardian dog or shepherd dog. It is officially recognized by the KIF, a.k.a. the Turkish Kennel Club. This dog is one of the national dog breeds of Turkey.
Height: 28 to 34 inches

Weight: 90 to 120 pound

Lifespan: 10 – 11 years

Origin: Turkey

Color: White

Temperament: Intelligent, Independent, Loyal, and Brave

008. Akita dog

The Akita dog is a large breed of dog originating from the mountainous regions of northern Japan. Akita is a large and powerful dog breed with a noble and intimidating presence.
Lifespan: 10 – 15 years

Height: Male: 64 – 70 cm Female: 58 – 64 cm

Weight: Male: 32 – 39 kg
Female: 23 – 29 kg

009. Alaskan husky dog 

dog breedsThe Alaskan Husky dog is not in actuality a breed of dog, but rather a category of the dog in husky breeds. All breeds of highly efficient sled dogs fall under the Alaskan Husky category, as the Alaskan is the breed of choice for world-class dog sled racing and sprint competition.

Height: 23 to 26 inches

Weight: 40 to 60 pounds

Lifespan: 12 to 15 years

size: medium-sized 

010. Alaskan Klee Kai dog

The Alaskan dog is also known as Klee Kai is a small, smart, and energetic spitz-type dog breed. the Alaskan Klee Kai is a relatively new breed that looks like a smaller version of the Siberian Husky dog.

weight: 7.3 – 10 kg (Adult, Standard Size)

Height: 38 – 43 cm 

Lifespan: 12 – 16 years

Temperament: Intelligent, Curious, Agile, Active, Quick

Colors: White, Black & White, Gray & White, Red & White

Length: Medium

 Life Span: 12 to 16 years

011. Alaskan Malamute dog

The Alaskan Malamute dog is a large breed of domestic dog originally breed for their strength and endurance to haul heavy freight as a sled dog.
Life expectancy: 10 – 14 years
Origin: Alaska
Colors: Seal & White, Black & White, White & Chocolate, Sable & White, Gray & White, Red & White
Height: Female: 56–61 cm, Male: 61–66 cm

Weight: Female: 32–38 kg, Male: 36–43 kg

Temperament: Devoted, Affectionate, Dignified, Loyal, Friendly, Playful

012. Alaunt dog

013. Alopekis dog

dog breedsAlopekis dog is also known as Alopekis dog an ancient Greek breed of dog. The name Alopekis means “small fox” or “fox-like” in the Greek language

Name Alopekis

Other names Alopecis, Alepouditsa, Bobis, Bouboudi, Moropa, Venetaki

Origin Greece

Size Small

Type Purebred

Life span 14-16 years

Height Male: 10-13 inches (25-32 cm)

Female: 9-12 inches (23-30 cm)

Weight Male: 8-18 pounds (4-8 kg)

Female: 7-17 pounds (3.5-7.5 kg)

014. Alpine Dachsbracke dog

dog breedsThe Alpine Dachsbracke dog is a small dog breed of the scent hound type originating in Austria.

Height: 13-16 inches

Weight: 30-40 lb

Lifespan: 11-13 years

015. Alpine Mastiff dog

The Alpine Mastiff dog is also known as Alpine Molosser dog breed. One of the hardest things about doing any kind of research into the history of dog breeds.

Rank: Breed

breed: Pure-breed

Weight: 340-350 pounds (154-160 kg)

Height: 35-40 inches (89-101 cm)

price: not defined

016. Alpine Spaniel dog

dog breedsThe Akita dog is a large breed of dog originating from the mountainous regions of northern Japan. Akita is a large and powerful dog breeds with a noble and intimidating presence. These dogs also tracked and hunted wild boar, black bear, and sometimes deer.

Height: Male: 64 – 70 cm

Female: 58 – 64 cm

weight: Male: 32 – 39 kg

Female: 23 – 29 kg

Lifespan: 10 – 15 years

017. American Akita dog

018. American Bulldog

dog breedsThe American Bulldog is a large breed of utility dogs that fell from the now-extinct Old English Bulldog.  They are very energetic, active working dogs, the American Bulldog exudes a dominant, powerful and athletic appearance, with strong muscles and substantial boning.

Origin: England

Weight: Male: 30–58 kg, Female: 27–41 kg

Height: Male: 50–71 cm, Female: 50–61 cm

Colors: White, Brindle, Fawn, Brown, Red

Temperament: Energetic, Assertive, Loyal, Friendly, Confident, Dominant, Gentle

Life expectancy: 10 – 15 years

019. American Bully dog

dog breedsThe American Bully is a recently is getting popular as a pet despite being a new breed. formed companion dog breed, originally recognized by the American Bully Kennel.

Height: 33–50 cm (13–20 in)

Weight: 30–40 kg (66–88 lb)

Color: All colors

Origin: United States

Life span: 8-13 years

020. American Cocker Spaniel dog

dog breedsThe American Cocker Spaniel is a breed of sporting dog. These dogs have big, dark eyes; that sweet expression; those long, lush ears that practically demand to be touched It is a spaniel type dog that is closely related to the English Cocker Spaniel.

Colors: Black, Silver, White, Brown, & Red

Weight: Male: 7–14 kg

Female: 7–14 kg

Height: Male: 37–39 cm

Female: 34–37 cm

Temperament: Merry, Sociable, Even Tempered, Outgoing, Trusting, Joyful

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

021. American English Coonhound dog

dog breedsThe English Coonhound, also referred to as the American English Coonhound or the Redtick Coonhound, is a breed of coonhound.

Origin: United States

Temperament: Intelligent, Energetic, Loyal, Active, High-strung

Colors: Redtick, Tri-color, Lemon & White, Tri-color Ticked, Red & White, Bluetick

Weight: Male: 18–30 kg, Female: 18–30 kg

Height: Male: 56–69 cm, Female: 53–64 cm

Life expectancy: 11 – 12 years

022. American Eskimo Dog

dog breedsThe American Eskimo Dog is a breed of companion dog, originating in Germany. It comes in three sizes—standard, miniature, and toy. The American Eskimo Dog is a member of the Spitz family.

weight: 8.2 – 16 kg (Standard Size)

Height: 38 – 51 cm (Standard Size)

Temperament: Intelligent, Reserved, Alert, Friendly, Protective

Life expectancy: 13 – 15 years

023. American Foxhound dog

dog breedsThe American Foxhound is a breed of dog that is a relative of the English Foxhound for their speed, endurance, and work ethic. American Foxhounds have large, soft eyes with an expression described as gentle and pleading.

Easygoing, sweet, kind, and loyal, the American Foxhound dog breed

Origin: United States

Temperament: Intelligent, Kind, Independent, Sweet-Tempered, Loyal, Loving

Height: Female: 53–61 cm, Male: 56–64 cm

Weight: Female: 20–29 kg, Male: 29–34 kg

Colors: White, Tan, Tri-color, Blue, White & Cream, Red

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

024. American Hairless Terrier dog

dog breedsThe American Hairless Terrier is a breed of dog. The hairless variety might have eyebrows and whiskers, while the coated has a short, shiny coat. The skin of the hairless is smooth and warm to the touch

Coat: hairless, coated variety has a short dense coat

height: 12 to 16 inches

weight: 2.5 – 12 kg (Adult)

Origin: Louisiana

Colors: Pink & Grey, Pink & Black, Pink & Gold, Pink & Red

Temperament: Intelligent, Inquisitive, Lively, Alert, Playful, Loving

Lifespan: 14 – 16 years

025. American Pit Bull Terrier dog

dog breedsThe American Pit Bull Terrier is a purebred dog breed. The American Pit Bull Terrier is a companion and family dog breed recognized by the United Kingdom. It is a medium-sized, solidly-built, intelligent, short-haired dog.

Height: Male: 45 – 53 cm, Female: 43 – 50 cm

Weight: Male: 16 – 30 kg (Adult), Female: 14 – 27 kg (Adult)

Temperament: Clownish, Stubborn, Intelligent, Affectionate, Obedient, Loyal, Strong-Willed, Friendly, Courageous

Colors: Black, White, Brindle, Fawn, Tan, Blue, Grey, Brown, Red

Origin: United States

Lifespan: 8 – 15 years

026. American Staffordshire Terrier dog

The American Staffordshire Terrier, also known as the Amstaff, is a medium-sized, short-coated American dog breed is also muscular bull-type and the cheekbones pronounced, and the dark, round eyes are set wide apart.

Life expectancy: 10 – 15 years

Origin: United States

Temperament: Tenacious, Devoted, Loyal, Friendly, Attentive, Courageous

Weight: Female: 28–40 kg, Male: 28–40 kg

Height: Female: 43–46 cm, Male: 46–48 cm

Colors: Black, Brindle, Fawn, Sable, Blue, Brown

027.American Water Spaniel dog

dog breedsThe American Water Spaniel is a breed of spaniel which originated in the United States.

Origin: United States

Height: Female: 38–46 cm, Male: 38–46 cm

Colors: Chocolate, Liver, Brown

Temperament: Intelligent, Energetic, Obedient, Friendly, Protective, Trainable

Life expectancy: 13 – 15 years

028. Anatolian Shepherd Dog

dog breedsThe Anatolian Shepherd Dog is a breed of dog that originated in Turkey, formerly Anatolia in ancient Greek. Anatolians are smart, devoted, responsive, and adaptable. The dog is rugged, large, and very strong, with good sight and hearing that allow it to protect livestock. 

Origin: Turkey

Height: Female: 71–79 cm, Male: 74–81 cm

Temperament: Intelligent, Steady, Bold, Independent, Confident, Proud

Weight: Female: 40–55 kg, Male: 50–65 kg

Colors: White, Blue, Red Fawn, White.

Life expectancy: 13 – 15 years

029. Andalusian Hound dog

dog breedsThe Andalusian Hound is a dog breed originating in Spain, especially Andalusia. These dogs are similar to other Iberian breeds. Andalusian dog ranging in size from small to large, the Andalusian Hound has been a favorite breed in its homeland

Height: 13-25 inches

Origin: Spain, Andalusia

Weight: 11-73 lb

Lifespan: 10-12 years

030. Anglo-Français de Petite Vénerie dog

dog breedsThe Anglo-Français de Petite Vénerie is a medium-sized breed of dog used in hunting as a scenthound. This breed unique is the way it is used in hunting.

Origin: France

Rank: Breed

Height: 48–56 cm

Weight: 35-45 lbs

Lifespan: 12-15 years

031. Appenzeller Sennenhund dog

dog breedsThe Appenzeller Sennenhund is a medium-sized breed of dog, one of the four regional breeds of Sennenhund-type dogs from the Swiss Alps.

Height: Female: 50–54 cm, Male: 52–56 cm

Origin: Switzerland

Weight: Female: 22–32 kg, Male: 22–32 kg

Temperament: Reliable, Fearless, Energetic, Lively, Self-assured

Colors: Black tricolor, Red tricolor

Life expectancy: 12 – 14 years

032. Argentine Polar Dog

dog breedsThe Argentine Polar Dog was an Argentinian breed of dog that is now extinct. Argentina’s polar dogs were developed by the Argentine Army to equip their Antarctica bases with sled dogs.

Origin: Argentina

Weight: 132.5 pounds (60 kg)

height: Male: 22-25 inch (57-64 cm), Female: 21.5-24 inch (55-62 cm)

033. Ariegeois dog

dog breedsThe Ariegeois is a breed of dog from the département of Ariège in the Midi-Pyrenées region of southern France.

Origin: France

Temperament: Enterprising, Affectionate, Sociable, Hard-working, Happy, Trainable

Weight: Male: 25–27 kg, Female: 25–27 kg

Height: Male: 52–58 cm, Female: 50–56 cm

Colors: Black & White, Tri-color

Lifespan: 12-15 years

034. Armant dog

035. Armenian Gampr dog

dog breedsArmenian Gampr is a livestock guardian dog native to the Armenian Highlands. The Armenian Gampr is a very large dog with a heavy bone structure, a double coat, muscular physique, and very strong pulling power.

Height: 23-26 inches

Weight: 60-100 lb

Lifespan: 14-15 years

Origin:  Armenia

Rank:  Breed

036. Artois Hound dog

The Artois Hound is a rare breed of dog and a descendant of the Bloodhound. The Artois Hound has a handsome head, with drooping ears and deep brown eyes.

Weight: 25 – 29 kg (Adult)

Height: 21 – 23 cm (Adult, At the withers)

Origin: France

Temperament: Affectionate, Hardy, Loyal, Adventurous, Brave, Calm

Colors: Tri-color, Dark Fawn Tri-color

037. Australian Cattle Dog

dog breedsThe Australian Cattle Dog, or simply Cattle Dog, is a breed of herding dog originally developed in Australia for droving cattle over long distances across rough terrain. The Australian Cattle Dog is a sturdy, hard-muscled herder of strength and agility.

Origin: Australia

Weight: Male: 15–16 kg, Female: 14–16 kg

Temperament: Cautious, Energetic, Obedient, Loyal, Protective, Brave

Height: Male: 46–51 cm, Female: 43–48 cm

Colors: Blue, Red

Life expectancy: 13 – 15 years

038. Australian Kelpie dog

dog breedsThe Australian Kelpie, or simply Kelpie, is an Australian sheep dog successful at mustering and droving with little or no guidance. It is a medium-sized dog and comes in a variety of colors.

The Australian Kelpie was originally breed to have the energy, intelligence, and independence to herd livestock all day in the hot Australian climate without much need for supervision, and the breed retains those qualities to this day.

Coat: short double coat

Height: Male: 46–51 cm, Female: 43–48 cm

Weight: Male: 14–21 kg, Female: 14–21 kg

Colors: Black, Fawn, Black & Tan, Chocolate, Blue, Brown

Temperament: Intelligent, Energetic, Eager, Alert, Loyal, Friendly

Life span: 12–15 years

039. Australian Shepherd dog

dog breedsThe Australian Shepherd, often known as the “Aussie”, is a medium-sized breed of dog.

Height: Male: 51–58 cm, Female: 46–54 cm

Weight: Male: 25–32 kg, Female: 16–25 kg

Temperament: Intelligent, Affectionate, Good-natured, Active, Protective

Colors: Merle, Red Merle, Black, Red tricolor, Black tricolor, Blue Merle, Red

Life expectancy: 13 – 15 years

040. Australian Stumpy Tail Cattle Dog

The Heeler is a naturally bobtailed or tailless, medium-sized cattle dog. The Australian Stumpy Tail Cattle Dog was developed in Australia to herd cattle and descends.

Tail length: 0 – 10 cm

Weight: Male: 16–23 kg, Female: 16–23 kg

Temperament: Intelligent, Devoted, Obedient, Alert, Loyal, Courageous

Height: Male: 46–51 cm, Female: 43–48 cm

Colors: Blue, Red speckle, Blue & Black

Life span: 13-15 years

041. Australian Terrier dog

The Australian Terrier is a small breed of dog of the terrier dog type.

Weight: Female: 5.4–6.4 kg, Male: 6.4–7.3 kg

Height: Female: 23–28 cm, Male: 23–28 cm

Temperament: Even Tempered, Spirited, Alert, Loyal, Companionable, Courageous

Colors: Sand, Blue & Tan, Red

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

042. Austrian Black and Tan Hound dog

The Austrian Black and Tan Hound is a breed of dog originating in Austria.

Weight: Female: 16–27 kg, Male: 16–27 kg

Height: Female: 48–54 cm, Male: 50–56 cm

Origin: Austria

Temperament: Good-natured, Keen, Elegant, Agreeable

Lifespan: 12 – 14 years

043. Austrian Pinscher dog

The Austrian Pinscher is a medium-sized breed of pinscher-type dogs from Austria.

Height: Female: 42–48 cm, Male: 44–50 cm

Weight: Female: 12–18 kg, Male: 12–18 kg

Origin: Austria

Temperament: Devoted, Lively, Assertive, Alert, Friendly, Playful

Colors: Black & Tan, Brownish-yellow, Stag Red, Russet

Life span: 12-14 year

044. Azawakh dog

The Azawakh is a breed of dog from West Africa. It is also used as a sighthound, they have been relegated to a secondary function of a camp guardian due to the lack of game in the region.

Speed: 64 km/h (Maximum)

Height: 25-29 inches (male), 23.5-27.5 inches (female)

weight: 15 – 25 kg (Adult)

Colors: Black, Brindle, Dark Fawn, Blue Fawn, Clear Sand, Grizzle

Origin: Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger

Temperament: Aloof, Affectionate, Attentive, Rugged, Fierce, Refined

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

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045. Boxer dog

The Boxer is a medium to large, short-haired breed of dog, developed in Germany. The coat is smooth and tight-fitting.

Temperament: Fearless, Intelligent, Devoted, Energetic, Cheerful, Loyal, Bright, Friendly, Confident, Playful, Brave, Calm

Height: Female: 53–60 cm, Male: 57–63 cm

Colors: White, Brindle, Fawn

Weight: Female: 25–29 kg, Male: 27–32 kg

Origin: Germany, Munich

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

046. Bakharwal dog

The Bakharwal dog is an ancient working breed of dog found across the Pir Panjal Range of India. The Bakarwal Dog is a very ancient breed of Himalayan dogs that are indigenous to the higher altitudes of the Jammu and Kashmir state of India.

Origin: India

Colors: Piebald, Black & Tan, Tri-color

Temperament: Loyal, Protective, Courageous, Rugged, Serious, Ferocious

Other Names Bakarwal, Kashmir Mastiff, Kashmir Sheepdog, Bakarwal Mastiff, Kashmiri Bakarwal Dog, Gujjar Watchdog, Gujjar Dog

Coat Dense, straight, long

Colors Tri-color, Black & Tan, Piebald

Life Span/Expectancy 8-12 years

Height: Male: 24-30 inches;

Female: 24-30 inches

Weight 60-79 pounds (both sexes)049. Barbado da Terceira

047. Barbado da Terceira dog

048. Barbet dog 

The Barbet is a breed of dog,  it is a medium-sized French water dog. The defining characteristic of this rustic, medium-sized bird dog is the dense curly coat that covers him from the top of his large, broad head to the tip of his curving tail.

Weight: Female: 14–23 kg, Male: 17–28 kg

Height: Female: 52–62 cm, Male: 57–66 cm

Colors: Black, White, Fawn, Grey, Brown

Temperament: Intelligent, Obedient, Companionable, Joyful

Life expectancy: 13 – 15 years

049. Basenji dog

The Basenji as Well known as the “barkless” dog from Africa, the Basenji attracts admirers with his short coat, small, muscular body, alert demeanor, erect ears, and tail curled tightly over one hip is a breed of hunting dog. It was breed from stock that originated in central Africa

Weight: Male: 10–12 kg, Female: 9–11 kg

Height: Male: 41–43 cm, Female: 38–41 cm

Colors: Black, Brindle, Tri-color, Tan, Black & White, Red

Temperament: Intelligent, Energetic, Affectionate, Curious, Alert, Playful

Life expectancy: 12 – 16 years

050. Basque Shepherd Dog

The Basque Shepherd Dog is a landrace breed of dog originating in the Basque Country and traditionally used by the local shepherds to help them take care of their cattle and sheep.

Height: 18-24 inches

Weight: Female: 17–29 kg, Male: 18–36 kg

Temperament: Sociable, Friendly, Calm

Colors: Copper, Gold

Lifespan: 12-15 years

051. Basset Artésien Normand dog

The Basset Artésien Normand is a short-legged hound type dog developed in France.

weight: 17 kg (Adult)

Height: 30 – 36 cm (Adult)

Origin: France

Rank: Breed

Lifespan: 12-15 years

052. Basset Bleu de Gascogne dog

The Basset Bleu de Gascogne, also known as the Blue Gascony Basset, is a long-backed, short-legged breed of dog of the hound type.

weight: 16 – 18 kg

Height: 30 – 38 cm (At the withers)

Origin: France

Temperament: Affectionate, Curious, Lively, Agile, Active, Happy

Life Span: 10 to 14 years

053. Basset Fauve de Bretagne dog

The Basset Fauve de Bretagne is a short-legged hunting breed of dog of the scent hound.

weight: 16 – 18 kg

Height: 32 – 38 cm

Coat: very rough, fairly short

Origin: France

Temperament: Stubborn, Affectionate, Sociable, Companionable, Adaptable, Courageous

Life span: 11-14 years

054. Basset Hound dog

The Basset Hound is a short-legged breed of dog in the hound family. Their sense of smell and ability to ground-scent is second only to the Bloodhound. Basset Hounds are one of six recognized “basset”-type breeds in France.

Height: Female: 28–36 cm, Male: 30–38 cm

Weight: 50 to 65 pounds

Temperament: Tenacious, Devoted, Affectionate, Sweet-Tempered, Friendly, Gentle

Colors: Lemon & White, Black & White, Tri-color, White & Chocolate, Black & Brown, Red & White

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

055. Bavarian Mountain Hound dog

The Bavarian Mountain Hound is a breed of dog from Germany. As a scent hound, it has been used in Germany since the early 20th century to trail wounded game. It is a cross between the Bavarian Hound and the Hanover Hound.

Height: Male: 47–52 cm, Female: 44–48 cm

Weight: Male: 20–25 kg, Female: 20–25 kg

Temperament: Agile, Spirited, Loyal, Quiet, Courageous, Calm

Origin: Germany

Colors: Brindle, Tan, Black-tipped Fawn, Red, Biscuit

Life Expectancy: 12-15 years

057. Beagle dog

The beagle is a breed of small hound that is similar in appearance to the much larger foxhound. The beagle is a scent hound, developed primarily for hunting hare.

Height: Male: 36–41 cm, Female: 33–38 cm

Weight: Male: 10–11 kg, Female: 9–10 kg

Temperament: Intelligent, Amiable, Determined, Excitable, Even Tempered, Gentle

Colors: Lemon & White, Tri-color, White & Tan, Chocolate Tri, White & Chocolate, Orange & White, Red & White

Origin: United Kingdom, England, Great Britain

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

058. Beagle-Harrier dog

059. Bearded Collie dog

The Bearded Collie, or Beardie, is a herding breed of dog once used primarily by Scottish shepherds, but now mostly a popular family companion.

Temperament: Self-confidence, Intelligent, Lively, Hardy, Alert, Active

Height: Female: 51–53 cm, Male: 53–56 cm

Weight: Female: 18–27 kg, Male: 18–27 kg

Colors: Black, Fawn, Tri-color, Blue, Black & Brown, Brown

Life expectancy: 14 – 15 years

060. Beauceron dog

The Beauceron is also known as Berger de Beauce or Bas Rouge. The Beauceron is a herding dog breed falling into the herding category whose origins lie in the plains of Central France.

Origin: France

weight: Male: 32 – 45 kg, Female: 30 – 39 kg

Height: Male: 66 – 71 cm, Female: 64 – 66 cm

Colors: Black & Tan, Tri-color, Black & Rust, Harlequin

Temperament: Fearless, Intelligent, Friendly, Protective, Calm

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

061. Bedlington Terrier dog

The Bedlington Terrier is a breed of a small dog. Originally breed to hunt vermin the Bedlington Terrier has since been used in dog racing, numerous dog sports, as well as in conformation shows and as a companion dog.

Height: Female: 38–42 cm, Male: 41–44 cm

Weight: Female: 7.7–10 kg, Male: 7.7–10 kg

Colors: Liver, Blue, Blue & Tan, Sandy, Liver & Tan, Sandy & Tan

Temperament: Intelligent, Affectionate, Spirited, Good-tempered

Life expectancy: 12 – 14 years

062. Belgian Shepherd Dog

063. Belgian Shepherd Dog

064. Belgian Shepherd Dog (Malinois)

065. Belgian Shepherd Dog (Tervuren)

066. Bergamasco Shepherd dog

The Bergamasco Shepherd is a breed of dog with its origins in the Italian.

Origin: Italy

Temperament: Intelligent, Determined, Vigilant, Patient

Weight: Male: 32–38 kg, Female: 26–32 kg

Height:  (male)23.5 inches, (female) 22 inches

Colors: Black, Merle, Fawn, Silver-gray, Black & Brown, Grey, Light Fawn

Life expectancy: 13 – 15 years

067. Berger Blanc Suisse dog

068. Berger Picard dog

The Berger Picard or Picardy Shepherd is French herding originating in Picardy. These dogs nearly became extinct after both World War I and World War II and remain a rare breed.

Height: Male: 60–65 cm, Female: 55–60 cm

Weight: Male: 23–32 kg, Female: 23–32 kg

Origin: France

Temperament: Stubborn, Intelligent, Energetic, Lively, Assertive, Mellow

Colors: Fawn, Grey

Lifespan: 12 – 13 years

069. Bernese Mountain Dog

The Bernese Mountain Dog is a large-sized breed of dog, one of the four breeds of Sennenhund-type dogs from the Swiss Alps. Breed from crosses of Mastiffs and guard-type breeds, Bernese Mountain Dogs were brought to Switzerland by the Romans 2,000 years ago.

Weight: Male: 38–50 kg, Female: 36–48 kg

Height: Male: 64–70 cm, Female: 58–66 cm

Origin: Switzerland

Temperament: Intelligent, Affectionate, Loyal, Faithful

Life expectancy: 6 – 8 years

070. Bichon Frisé dog

A Bichon Frise is a small breed of dog of the bichon type. The Bichon Frise is a member of the Non-sporting Group of dog breeds.

Height: 9 inches to 11 inches tall at the shoulder

Weight: 7 to 12 pounds

Temperament: Feisty, Affectionate, Cheerful, Sensitive, Playful, Gentle

Colors: White, White & Buff, White & Apricot, White & Cream

Origin: France, Canada, Spain, Belgium, Tenerife, Canary Islands

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

071. Billy dog

072. Black and Tan Coonhound dog

The Black and Tan Coonhound is a breed of hunting dog.

Height: Female: 58–64 cm, Male: 64–69 cm

Weight: Female: 25–32 kg, Male: 30–34 kg

Origin: United States

Temperament: Easygoing, Even Tempered, Adaptable, Trusting, Lovable, Gentle

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

073. Black and Tan Virginia Foxhound dog

The Black And Tan Virginia Foxhound is an American dog breed and one of four foxhound breeds. It is good for fox hunting.

Mass: 29 – 34 kg

Height: 53 – 64 cm

Coat: Hard, short

Origin: United States

Lifespan: 10 – 12 years

074. Black Norwegian Elkhound dog

The Black Norwegian Elkhound is a small Spitz breed and is very rare outside the Nordic countries of Scandinavia. It is breed for the same purpose as the Grey Norwegian Elkhound but is smaller, more agile, and easier to recognize in the snow.

Weight: Male: 23–27 kg, Female: 18–25 kg

Height: Male: 46–49 cm, Female: 43–46 cm

Origin: Norway

Temperament: Intelligent, Hardy, Alert, Strong-Willed, Proud, Robust

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

075. Black Russian Terrier dog

The Black Russian Terrier, also known as the Chornyi Terrier is a breed of dog created in the USSR in Red Star Kennel during the late 1940s and the early 1950s for use as military/working dogs.

Weight: Female: 36–59 kg, Male: 45–68 kg

Height: Female: 64–70 cm, Male: 66–72 cm

Temperament: Energetic, Lively, Hardy, Confident, Stable, Brave

Colors: Black, Salt & Pepper

Life expectancy: 10 – 11 years

076. Black Mouth Cur dog

077. Bloodhound dog

The Bloodhound is a large scent hound, originally breed for hunting deer, wild boar and, since the Middle Ages, for tracking people.

Height: Female: 58–64 cm, Male: 64–69 cm

Weight: Female: 36–45 kg, Male: 41–50 kg

Temperament: Stubborn, Affectionate, Even Tempered, Gentle

Origin: Belgium, United Kingdom, France, Scotland, England

Colors: Liver & Tan, Black & Tan, Red

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

078. Blue Heeler dog

079. Blue Lacy dog

The Lacy Dog or Blue Lacy Dog is a breed of working dog. Weight: Male: 16–23 kg, Female: 14–20 kg

Height: Male: 46–53 cm, Female: 46–53 cm

Origin: Marble Falls

Temperament: Intelligent, Devoted, Bold, Alert, Active, Intense

Colors: Cream, Tri-color, Blue, Dark Grey, Silver, Red

080. Blue Paul Terrier dog

The Blue Paul Terrier, also known as the Blue Poll, was a Scottish breed of dog that is now extinct.

weight: 15 kg (Adult)

Rank: Breed

Higher classification: Dog

Height: 14 to 20 in (36 to 51 cm)

Origin: England, Scotland

081. Blue Picardy Spaniel dog

The Blue Picardy Spaniel is a breed of Spaniel originating in France.  Blue Picardy Spaniel is descended from Picardy Spaniels and English Setters and is described as a quiet breed that requires much exercise due to its stamina.

weight: 20 – 20 kg (Adult)

Height: 56 – 61 cm (Adult, At the withers)

Origin: France

Temperament: Active, Adaptable, Playful, Protective, Gentle, Calm

Lifespan: 13 years

082. Bluetick Coonhound dog

The Bluetick Coonhound is a breed of Coonhound originating in the United States. The Bluetick Coonhound is known for its friendly persona. It is most commonly used as a raccoon hunting dog

Height: Female: 53–64 cm, Male: 56–69 cm

Weight: Female: 20–29 kg, Male: 25–36 kg

Color: Bluetick

Temperament: Intelligent, Active, Friendly

Origin: United States, Louisiana

Life expectancy: 11 – 12 years

083. Boerboel dog

The Boerboel is a large, Molosser-type breed from South Africa and is breed to guard the homestead.

Weight: Male: 65–90 kg, Female: 50–65 kg

Height: Male: 64–70 cm, Female: 59–65 cm

Origin: South Africa

Temperament: Intelligent, Obedient, Confident, Dominant, Territorial

Colors: Black, Brindle, Piebald, Fawn, Cream, Mahogany, Brown, Red

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

084. Bohemian Shepherd dog

The Bohemian Shepherd is a breed of dogs also known as the Chodský pes or the Chodenhund.

weight: 16 – 25 kg (Adult)

Height: 48 – 56 cm (Adult)

Origin: Czechia

Color: Black & Tan

Temperament: Intelligent, Active, Stable, Trainable, Courageous

085. Bolognese dog

The Bolognese is a small breed of dog of the Bichon type, originating in Italy.  It is part of the toy dog group and is considered a companion dog. They love attention and make good house pets.

Height: Female: 25–28 cm, Male: 27–30 cm

Weight: Female: 2.5–4 kg, Male: 2.5–4 kg

Temperament: Enterprising, Docile, Reserved, Loyal, Serious

Color: White

Life expectancy: 12 – 14 years

086. Border Collie dog

The border collie is a working and herding dog breed developed in the Scottish borders for herding livestock, especially sheep.

Height: Male: 48–56 cm, Female: 46–53 cm

Weight: Male: 14–20 kg, Female: 12–19 kg

Colors: Black, White, Blue, Red Merle, Blue Merle, Lilac, Brindle, Chocolate, Liver, Sable Merle, Gold, Red

Temperament: Tenacious, Intelligent, Energetic, Responsive, Keen, Alert

Origin: Scotland, United Kingdom, Wales, England, Ireland

Life expectancy: 10 – 17 years

087. Border Terrier dog

The Border Terrier is a small, rough-coated breed of dog in the terrier group. Breed as a fox and vermin hunter.

Height: Male: 33–40 cm, Female: 28–36 cm

Weight: Male: 5.9–7.1 kg, Female: 5.1–6.4 kg

Temperament: Fearless, Intelligent, Affectionate, Obedient, Even Tempered, Alert

Color: Grizzle & Tan, Blue & Tan, Wheaten, Red

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

088. Borzoi dog

The borzoi, also called the Russian wolfhound, is a breed of domestic dog. It is similar in shape to a greyhound and is also a member of the sighthound family.

Height: Male: 75 – 85 cm (Adult, At Shoulder), Female: 66 cm (Adult, At Shoulder)

Weight: Female: 25–40 kg, Male: 34–47 kg

Temperament: Respectful, Intelligent, Independent, Athletic, Quiet, Gentle

Color: Black, White, Brindle, Fawn, Cream, Red

Origin: Russia

Life expectancy: 7 – 10 years

089. Bosnian Coarse-haired Hound dog

090. Boston Terrier dog

The Boston Terrier is a breed of dog originating in the United States of America.

weight: 4.5 – 11 kg

Height: 38 – 43 cm (At the withers)

Colors: Black & White, Brindle & White, Seal & White

Temperament: Intelligent, Lively, Friendly

Life expectancy: 13 – 15 years

091. Bouvier des Ardennes dog

Bouvier des Ardennes is a rare dog breed from Belgium.

weight: 25 – 29 kg

Height: 61 cm (At Shoulder)

Origin: Belgium

092. Bouvier des Flandres dog

The Bouvier des Flandres is a herding dog breed originating in Flanders, Belgium. They were originally used for general farm work including cattle droving, sheep herding, and cart pulling.

Height: Female: 59–65 cm, Male: 62–68 cm

Weight: Female: 27–35 kg, Male: 35–40 kg

Colors: Black, Fawn, Brindle, Black & Brown, Grey, Salt & Pepper

Temperament: Protective, Intelligent, Loyal, Gentle, Familial, Rational

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

093. Boykin Spaniel dog

The Boykin Spaniel is a medium-sized breed of dog, a Spaniel breed for hunting wild turkeys and ducks in the Wateree River Swamp of South Carolina, in the United States.

Height: Male: 39–46 cm, Female: 36–42 cm

Colors: Chocolate, Liver, Brown

Weight: Male: 14–18 kg, Female: 11–16 kg

Temperament: Intelligent, Energetic, Eager, Companionable, Friendly, Trainable

Life expectancy: 14 – 16 years

094. Bracco Italiano dog

The Bracco Italiano is a breed of dog developed in Italy as a versatile gun dog.

Weight: Female: 25–40 kg, Male: 25–40 kg

Height: Female: 55–62 cm, Male: 58–67 cm

Origin: Italy

Temperament: Stubborn, Affectionate, Loyal, Companionable, Playful, Trainable

Colors: White, Orange & White, White & Chestnut, White & Amber

Life expectancy: 12 – 13 years

095. Braque d’Auvergne dog

096. Braque de l’Ariege dog

The Braque de l’Ariège, translated into English as the Ariege Pointing Dog or Ariege Pointer, is a breed of dog, a French hunting dog of pointing gun dog type.

Height: Female: 56–65 cm, Male: 60–67 cm

Weight: Female: 25–30 kg, Male: 25–30 kg

Origin: France

Temperament: Docile, Energetic, Independent, Trainable, Robust, Quick

Colors: White & Chocolate, Fawn & White, Orange & White, Fawn ticked, Brown ticked

097. Braque du Bourbonnais dog

098. Braque du Puy dog

099. Braque Francais dog

The Braques français are hunting dogs, from a very old type of gun dog used for pointing the location of game birds for a hunter.

Weight: Female: 17–25 kg, Male: 17–25 kg

Height: Female: 47–56 cm, Male: 47–58 cm

Color: Red & White

Origin: France

Temperament: Obedient, Sociable, Athletic

100. Braque Saint-Germain dog

The Braque Saint-Germain is a medium-large breed of dog, a versatile hunter used for hunting as a gun dog and pointer as well as for hunting other small game.

Height: Male: 56–62 cm, Female: 54–59 cm

Weight: Male: 18–26 kg, Female: 18–26 kg

Origin: France

Temperament: Affectionate, Sociable, Companionable, Passionate, Trainable, Familial

Colors: Fawn & White, Orange & White

101. Brazilian Dogo dog 

102. Brazilian Terrier dog

The Brazilian Terrier is a breed of dog developed in Brazil. It is one of several terriers and one of the two worldwide recognized native breeds of Brazil.

Height: Male: 35–40 cm, Female: 33–38 cm

Weight: Male: 6.5–10 kg, Female: 6.5–10 kg

Origin: Brazil

Colors: Black & White, Tri-color, Blue & White

Temperament: Restless, Keen, Alert, Active, Friendly, Gentle

103. Briard dog

The Briard is an ancient breed of large herding dogs, originally from France.

Height: Female: 56–65 cm, Male: 58–69 cm

Weight: Female: 23–34 kg, Male: 27–41 kg

Temperament: Fearless, Intelligent, Obedient, Loyal, Faithful, Protective

Colors: Black, White, Tawny, Grey, Black & Gray, Black & Tawny

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

104. Briquet Griffon Vendéen dog

A Briquet Griffon Vendéen is a breed of hunting dog originating in France.

Weight: Female: 22–24 kg, Male: 22–24 kg

Height: Female: 47–54 cm, Male: 49–56 cm

Origin: France

Temperament: Independent, Passionate, Dominant

Colors: Fawn, Light Brown, Black & Tan, Tri-color, Gray & White, Orange & White

105. Brittany dog

The Brittany is a breed of gun dog breed primarily for bird hunting.

Height: Male: 47–52 cm, Female: 46–51 cm

Weight: Male: 14–18 kg, Female: 14–18 kg

Colors: Roan, Tri-color, Liver & White, Orange & White, Piebald, Black & White

Temperament: Intelligent, Agile, Adaptable, Happy, Attentive, Quick

Life expectancy: 14 – 15 years

106. Broholmer dog

107. Bruno Jura Hound dog

108. Brussels Griffon dog

The Griffon Bruxellois or Brussels Griffon is a breed of toy dog, named for their city of origin: Brussels, Belgium.

Height: 7-10 inches

Weight: 8-10 pounds

Origin: Belgium

Temperament: Self-important, Inquisitive, Sensitive, Alert, Companionable, Watchful

Colors: Black, Black & Tan, Blue, Brown, Belge, Red

Life expectancy: 10 – 15 years

109. Bucovina Shepherd Dog

The Bucovina Shepherd Dog is one of the largest and most powerful rustic livestock guardian dogs and has strong guard dog qualities. It was developed over many centuries by shepherds in the Carpathian Mountains.

Weight: Female: 32–41 kg, Male: 32–41 kg

Height: Female: 64–72 cm, Male: 68–78 cm

Origin: Carpathian Mountains

Temperament: Devoted, Courageous, Calm

Colors: Black & White, Brindle & White, Gray & White

110. Bull and Terrier dog

The Bull Terrier is a breed of dog in the terrier family.

weight: Male: 22 – 38 kg

Height: Male: 45 – 55 cm

Origin: England

Temperament: Keen, Sweet-Tempered, Active, Protective, Trainable

Colors: White, Tri-color, Fawn & White, Brindle & White, Red & White, White & Black Brindle

Life expectancy: 10 – 14 years

111. Bull Terrier dog

112. Bulldog

The Bulldog, also known as the British Bulldog or English Bulldog, is a medium-sized dog breed. It is a muscular, hefty dog with a wrinkled face and a distinctive pushed-in nose.

Height: Female: 31–40 cm, Male: 31–40 cm

Weight: Female: 18–23 kg, Male: 23–25 kg

Temperament: Docile, Willful, Gregarious, Friendly

Colors: White, Fawn, Piebald, Fawn & White, Brindle & White, Red & White, Red Brindle, Red

Origin: United Kingdom, England

Life expectancy: 8 – 10 years

113. Bullenbeisser dog

114. Bullmastiff dog

The Bullmastiff is a large-sized breed of domestic dog, with a solid build and a short muzzle. The Bullmastiff is a mastiff-type dog breed

Height: Male: 64–68 cm, Female: 61–66 cm

Weight: Male: 50–59 kg, Female: 45–54 kg

Origin: United Kingdom

Temperament: Docile, Reliable, Devoted, Reserved, Alert, Loyal, Loving, Protective, Powerful, Courageous, Calm

Colors: Brindle, Fawn, Red

Life expectancy: 8 – 10 years

115. Bully Kutta dog

The Bully Kutta, also known as, Indian Mastiff or Pakistani Mastiff is a type of large working dog that originated in the Indian subcontinent.

Weight: Male: 70–90 kg, Female: 70–90 kg

Height: Male: 81 – 89 cm (Adult), Female: 71 – 81 cm (Adult)

Lifespan: 8 – 10 years (Adult)

Colors: Black, White, Fawn, Brindle, Red, Harlequin

Origin: India, Sindh

Temperament: Aggressive, Protective

116. Burgos Pointer dog

Alphabet (C)

117. Cairn Terrier dog

The Cairn Terrier is one of the oldest terrier breeds, originating in the Scottish Highlands and recognized as one of Scotland’s earliest working dogs.

Weight: Male: 6–8 kg, Female: 6–8 kg

height:5-12

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

Temperament: Fearless, Intelligent, Assertive, Hardy, Active, Gay

Colors: Black, Brindle, Cream, Grey, Wheaten, Red

118. Canaan Dog

The Canaan Dog, also known as the Bedouin Sheepdog and Palestinian Pariah dog, is a breed of pariah dogs.

Height: Female: 48–58 cm, Male: 51–61 cm

Weight: Female: 16–20 kg, Male: 20–25 kg

Origin: Middle East

Temperament: Cautious, Intelligent, Devoted, Vigilant, Alert, Quick

Colors: Black, Cream, Liver, Tan, Golden, Red

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

119. Canadian Eskimo Dog

The Canadian Eskimo Dog is an Arctic breed of working dog. The Greenland Dog is genetically identical.

Origin: Canada

Height: Male: 58–70 cm, Female: 50–60 cm

Weight: Male: 30–40 kg, Female: 18–30 kg

Temperament: Intelligent, Affectionate, Alert, Loyal, Tough, Brave

Colors: Black, White, Liver, Black & White, Grey, Red

120. Cane Corso dog

The Cane Corso pronounced Kah-neh kor-so is a large dog breed of Southern Italian origins that is used as a guardian, and for protection, tracking and as a police dog.

Weight: Female: 40–45 kg, Male: 45–50 kg

Height: Female: 58–66 cm, Male: 62–70 cm

Origin: Italy

Temperament: Trainable, Even Tempered, Reserved, Stable, Quiet, Calm

Colors: Black, Fawn, Black Brindle, Grey, Chestnut Brindle, Red

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

121. Cantabrian Water Dog

122. Cão da Serra de Aires dog

123. Cão de Castro Laboreir dog

124. Cão de Gado Transmontano dog

125. Cão Fila de São Miguel dog

126. Carolina Dog

The Carolina dog, also known as a yellow dog, yaller dog, American Dingo, or Dixie Dingo, is a breed of medium-sized.

weight: 15 – 20 kg

Height: 45 – 61 cm

Origin: United States

Scientific name: Canis lupus familiaris

Temperament: Reserved, Loyal, Adaptable, Gentle, Primitive

Colors: Tan, Orange, Red Ginger, Yellow, Beige, Red Sable

127. Carpathian Shepherd Dog

The Carpathian Shepherd Dog is a breed of large sheep dogs that originated in the Carpathian Mountains of Romania.

weight: Male: 32 – 45 kg (Adult)

Height: Male: 65 – 73 cm (Adult), Female: 59 – 67 cm (Adult)

Origin: Romania

Rank: Breed

Lifespan: 12 – 14 years

128. Catalan Sheepdog

The Catalan sheepdog is a breed of Catalan Pyrenean dog used as a sheepdog. This dog is breed in Europe, especially in Spain, Finland, Germany, and Sweden.

Height: Male: 47–55 cm, Female: 45–53 cm

Weight: Male: 16–20 kg, Female: 16–20 kg

Temperament: Intelligent, Agile, Protective, Trainable

Colors: Black, Fawn, Sable, Grey, Brown, Red

Lifespan: 12 – 14 years

129. Caucasian Shepherd Dog

The Caucasian Shepherd Dog is a large guard dog breed from the Caucasus Mountains, commonly breed in the mountainous regions of Transcaucasia.

Mass: Male: 50 – 100 kg (Adult)

Height: Female: 67 – 70 cm (Adult)

Temperament: Alert, Dominant, Powerful, Calm, Quick, Strong

Origin: Russia, Georgia, Soviet Union, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Circassia

Colors: Black, White, Fawn, Cream, Rust, Grey

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

130. Cavalier King Charles Spaniel dog

The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is a small spaniel classed as a toy dog by The Kennel Club and the American Kennel Club.

Height: Male: 30 – 33 cm (Adult), Female: 30 – 33 cm (Adult)

weight: Male: 5.9 – 8.2 kg (Adult), Female: 5.9 – 8.2 kg (Adult)

Temperament: Fearless, Affectionate, Sociable, Patient, Adaptable, Playful

Colors: Black & Tan, Tri-color, Blenheim, Ruby

Life expectancy: 9 – 14 years

131. Central Asian Shepherd Dog

The Central Asian Shepherd Dog is an ancient livestock guardian dog breed from the Central Asia region. Traditionally, the breed was used for guarding sheep and goat herds

Height: Female: 60–69 cm, Male: 65–78 cm

Weight: Female: 40–65 kg, Male: 50–79 kg

Temperament: Imperturbable, Bold, Curious, Independent, Adaptable, Strong

Origin: Turkmenistan, Russia, Central Asia, Afghanistan, Soviet Union, Kyrgyzstan

Colors: Black, White, Brindle, Piebald, Rust, Deadgrass, Grey

Lifespan: 12 – 15 years

132. Cesky Fousek dog

The Český Fousek is a Czech breed of versatile gun dogs. They are wirehaired and have the beard and mustache common to the wirehaired breeds.

Height: Female: 58–62 cm, Male: 60–66 cm

Weight: Female: 22–28 kg, Male: 28–34 kg

Origin: Czechia

Temperament: Affectionate, Keen, Eager, Loyal, Hard-working, Adaptable

Colors: Roan, Brown, Brown ticked

133. Cesky Terrier dog 

The Cesky Terrier is a small terrier type dog originating in Czechoslovakia.

weight: 5.9 – 10 kg

Temperament: Cheerful, Reserved, Quiet, Trainable, Calm, Nonaggressive

Origin: Czechia, Czechoslovakia

Colors: Grey Blue, Light Coffee Brown

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

134. Chesapeake Bay Retriever dog

The Chesapeake Bay Retriever is a large-sized breed of dogs belonging to the Retriever, Gundog, and Sporting breed groups.

Height: Female: 53–61 cm, Male: 58–66 cm

Weight: Female: 25–32 kg, Male: 30–36 kg

Colors: Deadgrass, Light Brown, Dark Brown, Tan, Brown, Sedge

Temperament: Intelligent, Affectionate, Happy, Protective, Dominant, Quiet

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

135. Chien Français Blanc et Noir dog 

The Chien Français Blanc et Noir translated into English as the French White and Black Hound, is a breed of dog of the scenthound type, originating in France.

Height: Female: 62–68 cm, Male: 65–72 cm

Weight: Female: 27–32 kg, Male: 27–32 kg

Origin: France

Color: Black & White

Temperament: Even Tempered, Active, Trainable

136. Chien Français Blanc et Orange dog

137. Chien Français Tricolore dog

138. Chien-gris dog

139. Chihuahua dog

The Chihuahua is the smallest breed of dog and is named after the Mexican state of Chihuahua.

weight: 1.5 – 3 kg

Height: 15 – 23 cm

Origin: Mexico

Temperament: Devoted, Lively, Alert, Courageous, Quick

Colors: Black, White, Fawn, Cream, Chocolate, Gold

Life expectancy: 12 – 20 years

140. Chilean Terrier dog

The Chilean Terrier AKA the chili dog is the first breed of dog from Chile.

Height: Male: 31–39 cm, Female: 27–36 cm

Weight: Male: 6–8 kg, Female: 5–7 kg

Origin: Chile

Color: Tri-color

Temperament: Docile, Energetic, Lively, Alert, Companionable, Brave

141. Chinese Chongqing Dog

142. Chinese Crested Dog

The Chinese Crested Dog is a hairless breed of dog. Like most hairless dog breeds.

Weight: Female: 2.3–5.4 kg, Male: 2.3–5.4 kg

Height: Female: 23–30 cm, Male: 28–33 cm

Temperament: Affectionate, Lively, Sweet-Tempered, Alert, Playful, Happy

Origin: China, Mexico, Africa

Life expectancy: 13 – 15 years

143. Chinook dog

The Chinook is a rare breed of sled dog, developed in the state of New Hampshire during the early 20th century. The Chinook is New Hampshire’s official state dog.

Height: Male: 58–69 cm, Female: 53–64 cm

Weight: Male: 25–41 kg, Female: 25–41 kg

Origin: United States

Colors: White, Fawn, Tawny, Black & Tan, Grey & Tan, Buff

Temperament: Intelligent, Dignified, Alert, Friendly, Calm

Life expectancy: 13 – 15 years

144. Chippiparai dog

145. Chiribaya Dog

146. Chow Chow dog

The Chow-Chow is a dog breed originally from northern China, where it is referred to as Songshi-Quan, which means “puffy-lion dog“.

Height: Male: 48–56 cm, Female: 46–51 cm

Weight: Male: 25–32 kg, Female: 20–27 kg

Origin: China, Tibet

Temperament: Aloof, Independent, Loyal, Quiet

Colors: Black, Blue, Fawn, Cream, Red

Life expectancy: 9 – 15 years

147. Cierny Sery dog

The Cirneco dell’ Etna is a small breed of dog originally from the Italian island of Sicily. This hound was historically used to hunt rabbits and can work for hours without food or water.

Height: Female: 42–50 cm, Male: 46–52 cm

Weight: Female: 8–10 kg, Male: 10–12 kg

Origin: Italy

Temperament: Affectionate, Gentle

Colors: White, Fawn, Sable, Fawn Sable, Fawn & White, Orange & White

148. Cirneco dell’Etna dog

149. Clumber Spaniel dog

The Clumber Spaniel is a breed of dog of the spaniel type, developed in the United Kingdom. It is the largest of the spaniels and comes in predominantly white with either lemon or orange markings. The name of the breed is taken from Clumber Park in Nottinghamshire where the breed was first developed.

Weight: Male: 32–39 kg, Female: 25–32 kg

Height: Male: 46–51 cm, Female: 43–48 cm

Temperament: Affectionate, Dignified, Loyal, Gentle, Calm, Great-hearted

Colors: White, Lemon & White, Orange & White

Origin: United Kingdom, England

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

150. Collie, Rough dog

The Rough Collie is a long-coated dog breed of medium to large size that, in its original form, was a type of collie used and breed for herding sheep in Scotland.

Weight: Male: 20–29 kg, Female: 18–25 kg

Height: Male: 56–61 cm, Female: 51–56 cm

Temperament: Intelligent, Loyal, Active, Friendly, Protective, Gentle

Colors: White, Tri-color, Blue Merle, Sable & White, Sable Merle, Sable

Origin: Scotland, United Kingdom

Life expectancy: 14 – 16 years

151. Collie, Smooth dog

The Smooth Collie is a breed of dog developed originally for herding. It is a short-coated version of the Rough Collie of Lassie fame. Some breed organizations consider the smooth-coat and rough-coat dogs to be variations of the same breed.

Height: Female: 51–56 cm, Male: 56–61 cm

Weight: Female: 18–25 kg, Male: 20–29 kg

Temperament: Intelligent, Responsive, Sociable, Alert, Active, Trainable

Colors: White, Tri-color, Sable Merle, Sable, Blue Merle, Sable & White

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

152. Combai dog

153. Cordoba Fighting Dog

154. Coton de Tulear dog

The Coton de Tuléar is a breed of small dog named for the city of Tuléar in Madagascar. This breed is thought to have originated from a group of small white dogs who swam across the Malagasy channel following a shipwreck.

Height: Male: 25–30 cm, Female: 22–27 cm

Weight: Male: 4–6 kg, Female: 3.5–5 kg

Temperament: Vocal, Intelligent, Affectionate, Lively, Playful, Trainable

Colors: White, Black, Lemon & White, Black & White, Tri-color, Gray & White

Life expectancy: 14 – 16 years

155. Cretan Hound dog

The Coton de Tuléar is a breed of small dog named for the city of Tuléar in Madagascar. This breed is thought to have originated from a group of small white dogs who swam across the Malagasy channel following a shipwreck.

Height: Male: 25–30 cm, Female: 22–27 cm

Weight: Male: 4–6 kg, Female: 3.5–5 kg

Temperament: Vocal, Intelligent, Affectionate, Lively, Playful, Trainable

Colors: White, Black, Lemon & White, Black & White, Tri-color, Gray & White

Life expectancy: 14 – 16 years

156. Croatian Sheepdog

The Croatian Sheepdog is a dog breed from Croatia.

Weight: 13 – 20 kg (Adult)

Height: 40 – 53 cm (Adult, At the withers)

Origin: Croatia

Temperament: Intelligent, Energetic, Keen, Agile, Alert, Companionable

Colors: Black, Black & White

157. Cumberland Sheepdog

158. Curly-Coated Retriever dog

The Curly-coated Retriever is a breed of dog originally breed in England for upland bird and waterfowl hunting. It is the tallest of the retrievers and is easily distinguishable by the mass of tight curls covering its body.

Height: Female: 58–64 cm, Male: 64–69 cm

Origin: United Kingdom, England

Colors: Black, Liver

Temperament: Clever, Intelligent, Lively, Sensitive, Independent, Trainable

Life expectancy: 9 – 14 years

159. Cursinu dog

160. Czechoslovakian Wolfdog

The Czechoslovakian Wolfdog is a relatively new dog breed.

weight: Male: 26 kg (Adult), Female: 20 kg (Adult)

Temperament: Fearless, Sociable, Lively, Active, Courageous, Quick

Colors: Silver-gray, Grey, Yellow-gray

Origin: Czechoslovakia, Slovakia

Life expectancy: 13 – 16 years

161. Cimarrón Uruguayo dog

Alphabet (D)

162. Dachshund dog

The dachshund, also known as the wiener dog or sausage dog is a short-legged, long-bodied, hound-type dog breed. They may be smooth-haired, wire-haired, or long-haired.

Weight: 7.3 – 15 kg (Standard Size)

Origin: Germany

Colors: Black, Black & Tan, Chocolate & Tan, Blue & Tan, Cream, Tan, Chocolate & Cream, Red

Temperament: Stubborn, Clever, Devoted, Lively, Playful, Courageous

Life expectancy: 12 – 16 years

163. Dalbo dog

164. Dalmatian dog

The Dalmatian is a breed of a medium-sized dog, noted for its unique black, liver-spotted coat and mainly used as a carriage dog.

Height: Female: 56–58 cm, Male: 58–61 cm

Weight: Female: 16–24 kg, Male: 15–32 kg

Origin: Croatia

Temperament: Intelligent, Energetic, Sensitive, Outgoing, Active, Friendly, Playful

Colors: Liver & White, Black & White

Life expectancy: 10 – 13 years

165. Dandie Dinmont Terrier dog

A Dandie Dinmont Terrier is a small Scottish dog breed in the terrier family. The breed has a very long body, short legs, and a distinctive topknot of hair on the head. They are friendly but tough and are suitable for interaction with older children.

Mass: 8.2 – 11 kg (Adult)

Coat: Rough coated

Origin: Scotland

Temperament: Affectionate, Determined, Lively, Independent, Companionable, Fun-loving

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

166. Danish-Swedish Farmdog

Danish–Swedish farmdog is a breed of dog that has its origin in Denmark and southern Sweden, but has become popular all over Scandinavia. It is an old native breed which has historically lived on farms in the eastern part of Denmark and southernmost part of Sweden, serving as a guard dog, rat catcher and hunting dog.

Height: Male: 32–39 cm, Female: 30–37 cm

Temperament: Intelligent, Lively, Alert

Origin: Sweden, Denmark

Colors: Black & White, Tri-color, White & Chocolate

167. Deutsche Bracke dog

168. Doberman Pinscher dog

The Doberman, or Doberman Pinscher in the United States and Canada, is a medium-large breed of domestic dog that was originally developed around 1890 by Karl Friedrich Louis Doberman, a tax collector from Germany.

Weight: Male: 40–45 kg, Female: 32–35 kg

Height: Male: 66–72 cm, Female: 61–68 cm

Origin: Germany

Colors: White, Black, Fawn, Red, Black & Rust, Blue & Rust, Blue, Red & Rust, Fawn & Rust

Temperament: Fearless, Intelligent, Energetic, Obedient, Alert, Loyal, Confident

Life expectancy: 10 – 13 years

169. Dogo Argentino dog

The Dogo Argentino is a large, white, muscular breed of dog that was developed in Argentina primarily for big-game hunting, including wild boar.

Height: Female: 60–65 cm, Male: 60–68 cm

Weight: Female: 35–40 kg, Male: 40–45 kg

Color: White

Origin: Argentina

Temperament: Affectionate, Cheerful, Loyal, Friendly, Protective, Tolerant

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

170. Dogo Cubano dog

171. Dogue de Bordeaux dog

The Dogue de Bordeaux, Bordeaux Mastiff, French mastiff or Bordeauxdog is a large French mastiff breed—and one of the oldest French dog breeds.

Weight: Male: 54–65 kg, Female: 54–65 kg

Height: Male: 60–67 cm, Female: 57–65 cm

Origin: France

Temperament: Devoted, Vigilant, Even Tempered, Loyal, Companionable, Courageous

Colors: Fawn, Mahogany, Red

Life expectancy: 5 – 8 years

172. Drentse Patrijshond dog

The Drentsche Patrijshond is a versatile spaniel-type hunting dog from the Dutch province of Drenthe.

Height: 55 – 63 cm (Adult, At the withers)

Origin: Netherlands

Rank: Breed

Temperament: Fearless, Intelligent, Obedient, Sweet-Tempered, Loyal, Companionable

Colors: Tri-color, White & Chocolate, Orange & White

173. Drever dog

The Drever is a breed of dog, a short-legged scenthound from Sweden used for hunting deer and other game. The Drever is descended from the Westphalian Dachsbracke, a type of German hound called Bracke. 

Weight: Male: 14–16 kg, Female: 14–16 kg

Height: Male: 32–38 cm, Female: 30–36 cm

Origin: Sweden

Temperament: Even Tempered, Keen, Alert, Self-assured

Weight: Male: 14–16 kg, Female: 14–16 kg

Height: Male: 32–38 cm, Female: 30–36 cm

Colors: Tri-color, Black & White, Fawn & White, Red & White

174. Dunker dog

A Dunker, also known as the Norwegian Hound, is a medium-sized breed of dog from Norway. It was breed by Wilhelm Dunker to be a scenthound by crossing a Russian Harlequin Hound with dependable Norwegian scent hounds.

Height: Male: 50–55 cm, Female: 47–53 cm

Weight: Male: 16–22 kg, Female: 16–22 kg

Origin: Norway

Temperament: Energetic, Friendly, Calm, ree-spirited

Colors: Black, Merle, Blue Merle, Brown

175. Dutch Shepherd dog

The Dutch Shepherd is a herding dog of Dutch origin. They were used by shepherds and farmers who needed a versatile dog, with few demands, and a dog that was able to adopt.

Weight: Male: 30–30 kg, Female: 30–30 kg

Height: Male: 57–62 cm, Female: 55–60 cm

Origin: Netherlands

Temperament: Reliable, Affectionate, Obedient, Alert, Loyal, Trainable

Colors: Brindle, Silver Brindle, Gold Brindle, Salt & Pepper, Gray Brindle, Blue Gray

176. Dutch Smoushond dog

Alphabet (E)

177. East Siberian Laika dog

The East Siberian Laika is a Russian breed of dog of spitz type, a hunting dog originating in parts of Siberia east of the Yenisei River.

Weight: Male: 18–23 kg, Female: 18–23 kg

Height: Male: 55–66 cm, Female: 51–60 cm

Temperament: Fearless, Even Tempered, Loyal

Colors: Black, White, Tan, Grey, Brown, Red

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

178. East European Shepherd dog

179. Elo dog

180. English Cocker Spaniel dog

The English Cocker Spaniel is a breed of gun dog. It is noteworthy for producing one of the most varied numbers of pups in a litter among all dog breeds. The English Cocker Spaniel is an active, good-natured, sporting dog standing well up at the withers and compactly built.

Height: Female: 36–41 cm, Male: 38–43 cm

Weight: Female: 12–15 kg, Male: 13–16 kg

Colors: Black, Blue Roan, Black & Tan, Orange Roan, Liver Roan,

Temperament: Affectionate, Friendly, Playful, Faithful, Quiet, Trainable

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

181. English Foxhound dog

The English Foxhound is one of the four foxhound breeds of dogs. It is a cousin of the American Foxhound. They are scent hounds, breed to hunt foxes by scent.

Height: Male: 56–63 cm, Female: 53–61 cm

Colors: White, Tri-color, Lemon & White

Temperament: Sociable, Active, Companionable, Friendly, Gentle, Tolerant

Weight: Male: 27–34 kg, Female: 25–32 kg

Origin: England, Great Britain

Life expectancy: 10 – 13 years

182. English Mastiff dog

The English Mastiff is a breed of an extremely large dog. National kennel clubs, including the United Kingdom’s Kennel Club and the American Kennel Club, refer to the breed as simply the Mastiff.

Height: Female: 70–91 cm, Male: 70–91 cm

Weight: Female: 54–77 kg, Male: 73–100 kg

Origin: England

Temperament: Affectionate, Good-natured, Dignified, Protective, Courageous, Calm

Colors: Brindle, Fawn, Apricot

Life expectancy: 6 – 12 years

183. English Pointer dog

The Pointer often called the English Pointer, is a medium to the large-sized breed of dog, developed in England as a gun dog. It is one of several pointing breeds.

Height: Female: 53–66 cm, Male: 56–70 cm

Weight: Female: 16–30 kg, Male: 18–34 kg

Origin: England

Temperament: Amiable, Affectionate, Kind, Even Tempered, Loyal, Active

Colors: Black, Lemon & White, Liver & White, Orange & White, Liver, Black & White

Life expectancy: 12 – 17 years

184. English Setter dog

185. English Shepherd dog

The English Shepherd is an extremely versatile breed of working dog of the collie lineage, developed in the United States.

Height: Male: 46–58 cm, Female: 46–58 cm

Weight: Male: 21–28 kg, Female: 18–23 kg

Colors: Sable & White, Brindle, Black & Tan, Black & White, Tri-color

Temperament: Intelligent, Bossy, Energetic, Kind, Independent, Adaptable

Origin: United States, United Kingdom, England

186. English Springer Spaniel dog

The English Springer Spaniel is a breed of gun dog in the Spaniel family traditionally used for flushing and retrieving game. It is an affectionate, excitable breed with a typical lifespan of twelve to fourteen years.

Height: Female: 46–51 cm, Male: 48–56 cm

Weight: Female: 18–23 kg, Male: 20–25 kg

Temperament: Intelligent, Affectionate, Cheerful, Alert, Active, Attentive

Colors: Liver & White, Tri-color, Black & White, Lemon & White, Orange & White, Red & White

Life expectancy: 12 – 14 years

187. English Toy Terrier  dog(Black & Tan)

188. English Water Spaniel dog

189. English White Terrier dog

190. Entlebucher Mountain Dog

The Entlebucher Sennenhund or Entlebucher Mountain Dog is a medium-sized herding dog, it is the smallest of the four regional breeds that constitute the Sennenhund dog type.

Weight: Male: 20–30 kg, Female: 20–30 kg

Height: Male: 44–52 cm, Female: 42–50 cm

Origin: Switzerland

Color: Tri-color

Temperament: Self-confidence, Intelligent, Devoted, Independent, Agile, Loyal

Life expectancy: 11 – 15 years

191. Estonian Hound dog

192. Estrela Mountain Dog

The Estrela Mountain Dog is a large breed of dog from the Estrela Mountains of Portugal to guard herds and homesteads.

Height: Male: 65–72 cm, Female: 62–69 cm

Weight: Male: 40–50 kg, Female: 30–40 kg

Origin: Portugal

Temperament: Stubborn, Suspicious, Dignified, Keen, Alert, Protective

Colors: Fawn, Brindle, Grey, Yellow

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

193. Eurasier dog

The Eurasier, or Eurasian dog, is a breed of dog of the spitz-type that originated in Germany. It is widely known as a wonderful companion that maintains its personality, has a dignified reserve to strangers, a strong bond to its family and that is relatively easy to train.

Height: Male: 52–60 cm, Female: 48–56 cm

Weight: Male: 23–32 kg, Female: 18–26 kg

Origin: Germany

Colors: Black, Fawn, Wolf-Sable, Black & Tan, Black & Silver, Red

Temperament: Intelligent, Even Tempered, Reserved, Alert, Watchful, Calm

Alphabet (F)

194. Field Spaniel dog

195. Fila Brasileiro dog

The Fila Brasileiro, or Brazilian Mastiff, is a large working breed of dog developed in Brazil.

Height: Female: 60–70 cm, Male: 65–75 cm

Weight: Female: 57–73 kg, Male: 64–82 kg

Origin: Brazil

Colors: Black, Brindle, Yellow, Red

Temperament: Docile, Determined, Obedient, Loyal, Courageous, Brave

Lifespan: 9 – 11 years

196. Finnish Hound dog

The Finnish Hound is a breed of dog originally breed for hunting hare and fox.

Weight: Male: 20–25 kg, Female: 20–25 kg

Height: Male: 55–61 cm, Female: 52–58 cm

Origin: Finland

Color: Tri-color

Temperament: Energetic, Independent, Versatile, Friendly, Passionate, Calm

197. Finnish Lapphund dog

The Finnish Lapphund is a hardy, easy going, medium-size breed of Spitz type. Traditionally it has been used for herding reindeer. Although it is one of the most popular dog breeds in its native country, Finland, it is not very numerous outside of the Nordic countries.

Height: Female: 41–47 cm, Male: 46–52 cm

Weight: Female: 15–24 kg, Male: 15–24 kg

Colors: White, Black, Sable, Wolf-Sable, Brown, Red

Temperament: Keen, Friendly, Faithful, Courageous, Calm

Life expectancy: 12 – 14 years

198. Finnish Spitz dog

A Finnish Spitz is a breed of dog originating in Finland. The breed was originally breed to hunt all types of game from squirrels and other rodents to bears. It is a “bark pointer”, indicating the position of game by barking, and drawing the game animal’s attention to itself, allowing an easier approach for the hunter.

Height: Male: 44–50 cm, Female: 39–45 cm

Weight: Male: 12–13 kg, Female: 7–10 kg

Origin: Finland

Colors: Gold, Red Gold, Red

Temperament: Intelligent, Independent, Loyal, Playful, Happy, Vocal

Life expectancy: 12 – 14 years

199. Flat-Coated Retriever dog

The Flat-Coated Retriever is a gundog breed originating from the United Kingdom. It was developed as a retriever both on land and in the water.

Height: Female: 56–59 cm, Male: 59–62 cm

Weight: Female: 25–32 kg, Male: 27–36 kg

Origin: United Kingdom

Colors: Black, Liver, Yellow

Temperament: Devoted, Optimistic, Outgoing, Friendly, Confident

Life expectancy: 8 – 14 years

200. Fox Terrier, Smooth dog

The Smooth Fox Terrier is a breed of dog, one of many terrier breeds.

Weight: Female: 6–8 kg, Male: 7–9 kg

Height: Female: 33–38 cm, Male: 36–41 cm

Temperament: Fearless, Intelligent, Affectionate, Alert, Active, Playful

Origin: United Kingdom, England

Colors: White, Black & White, Tri-color, White & Tan

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

201. Fox Terrier, Wire dog

The Wire Fox Terrier is a breed of dog, one of many terrier breeds. It is a fox terrier, and although it bears a resemblance to the Smooth Fox Terrier.

Height: Male: 36–41 cm, Female: 33–38 cm

Weight: Male: 7–9 kg, Female: 6–8 kg

Origin: England

Temperament: Fearless, Bold, Keen, Alert, Friendly, Quick

Life expectancy: 13 – 14 years

202. French Brittany dog

203. French Bulldog

The French Bulldog is a breed of domestic dog.

Temperament: Easygoing, Affectionate, Sociable, Lively, Keen, Patient, Alert, Bright, Athletic, Playful

Colors: White, Brindle, Fawn, Brindle & White, Tan

Origin: France, England

Life expectancy: 10 – 14 years

204. French Spaniel dog

The French Spaniel is a breed of dog of the Spaniel-like setter.

Height: Male: 55–61 cm, Female: 54–59 cm

Weight: Male: 20–27 kg, Female: 20–27 kg

Temperament: Intelligent, Energetic, Adaptable, Loving, Tough, Calm

Colors: Roan, White & Chocolate, Brown, Spotted White

Origin: Canada, France

Alphabet (G)

205. Gaddi Kutta dog

Gaddi Kutta is a breed of livestock guardian dog found in northern India, especially in the western Himalayas region and in the states of Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand.

Height: Male: 56–79 cm, Female: 51–7 cm

Weight: Male: 40–45 kg, Female: 35–40 kg

Origin: India

Colors: Fawn, Piebald, Brindle, Cream, Brown, Yellow

Temperament: Intelligent, Gentle, Calm, Territorial

206. Galgo Español dog

207. Galician Shepherd Dog

208. Garafian Shepherd dog

209. Gascon Saintongeo dog

210. Georgian Shepherd dog

211. German Longhaired Pointer dog

The German Longhaired Pointer is a breed of dog. Developed in Germany, it is used as a multipurpose gundog.

Height: Male: 60–70 cm, Female: 58–66 cm

Weight: Male: 27–32 kg, Female: 27–32 kg

Origin: Germany

Temperament: Intelligent, Affectionate, Kind, Friendly, Gentle, Familial

Colors: Brown Roan, Roan, White & Chocolate, Dark Chocolate

212. German Pinscher dog

The German Pinscher is a medium-sized breed of dog, a Pinscher type that originated in Germany. The breed is included in the origins of the Dobermann, the Rottweiler, Miniature Pinscher, the Standard Schnauzer.

Weight: 11 – 20 kg

Height: 43 – 51 cm

Temperament: Intelligent, Lively, Even Tempered, Spirited, Loving, Familial

Colors: Black, Fawn, Blue, Brown, Red

Life expectancy: 12 – 14 years

213.German Roughhaired Pointer dog

214. German Shepherd Dog

The German Shepherd is a breed of medium to large-sized working dog that originated in Germany. In the English language, the breed’s officially recognized name is German Shepherd Dog.

Height: Male: 60–65 cm, Female: 55–60 cm

Weight: Male: 30–40 kg, Female: 22–32 kg

Origin: Germany

Colors: Black, Black & Tan, Sable, Red & Black, Grey, Black & Silver

Temperament: Intelligent, Curious, Obedient, Alert, Loyal, Confident, Watchful, Courageous

Life expectancy: 9 – 13 years

215. German Shorthaired Pointer dog

The German Shorthaired Pointer is a medium to large sized breed.

Weight: Female: 20–27 kg, Male: 25–32 kg

Height: Female: 53–59 cm, Male: 58–64 cm

Temperament: Boisterous, Intelligent, Bold, Affectionate, Cooperative, Trainable

Colors: Liver Roan, Liver & White, Liver, Black & White, White & Chocolate, Brown

Life expectancy: 12 – 14 years

216. German Spaniel dog

The German Spaniel, also known as the Deutscher Wachtelhund.

Height: Male: 48–54 cm, Female: 45–52 cm

Weight: Male: 18–25 kg, Female: 18–25 kg

Origin: Germany

Temperament: Docile, Intelligent, Lively, Versatile, Friendly, Passionate

Colors: White, Fawn, Liver, Grey, Brown, Red

217. German Spitz dog

German Spitz is used to refer to both a standardized breed of dog.

Height: : 43 – 46 cm

Weight: : 14 – 18 kg

Coat: Long straight topcoat with a soft wooly

Temperament: Devoted, Lively, Trainable, Attentive, Robust

Colors: White, Black, Cream, Black & Tan, Brown, Orange

Life expectancy: 13 – 15 years

218. German Wirehaired Pointer dog

The German Wirehaired Pointer is a medium to large-sized griffon is a  dog breed

Height: Male: 61–68 cm, Female: 57–64 cm

Weight: Male: 27–32 kg, Female: 27–32 kg

Temperament: Willful, Intelligent, Affectionate, Loyal, Active, Friendly

Colors: Roan, Liver & White, Liver, Black & White

Life expectancy: 12 – 14 years

219. Giant Schnauzer dog

The Giant Schnauzer is a working breed of dog developed in the 17th century in Germany. It is the largest of the three breeds of Schnauzer.

Weight: Female: 25–34 kg, Male: 27–48 kg

Height: Female: 60–65 cm, Male: 65–70 cm

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

Temperament: Intelligent, Kind, Loyal, Strong Willed, Dominant, Powerful

Colors: Black, Salt & Pepper

220. Glen of Imaal Terrier dog

The Glen of Imaal Terrier is a breed of dog of the terrier category and one of four Irish terrier breeds. It is sometimes called the Irish Glen of Imaal Terrier.

Weight: Male: 16 kg

Height: Male: 30 – 36 cm

Origin: Ireland

Temperament: Agile, Spirited, Loyal, Active, Gentle, Courageous

Colors: Blue Brindle, Wheaten

221. Golden Retriever dog

The Golden Retriever is a medium-large gun dog that retrieves shot waterfowl, such as ducks and upland game birds, during hunting and shooting parties.

Weight: Female: 25–32 kg, Male: 30–34 kg

Height: Female: 51–56 cm, Male: 56–61 cm

Colors: Cream, Dark Golden, Light Golden, Golden

Temperament: Reliable, Intelligent, Kind, Trustworthy, Friendly, Confident

Origin: Scotland, United Kingdom, England

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

222. Gordon Setter dog

The Gordon Setter is a large breed of dog, a member of the setter family that also includes both the better-known Irish Setter and the English Setter.

Weight: Female: 20–32 kg, Male: 25–36 kg

Height: Female: 58–66 cm, Male: 61–69 cm

Origin: Scotland

Color: Black & Tan

Temperament: Fearless, Eager, Alert, Loyal, Confident, Gay

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

223. Gran Mastín de Borínquen dog

The Gran Mastín de Borinquen, also known as the Puerto Rican Mastiff, Mastín Borincano, Becerillo de Borinquen and Perro Barsino de Hacienda, is the only breed native to the island of Puerto Rico.

Weight: Female: 41–57 kg, Male: 45–68 kg

Height: Female: 56–66 cm, Male: 61–71 cm

Origin: Puerto Rico

Temperament: Composed, Bold, Patient, Courageous

Colors: Black, White, Fawn, Brindl

224. Grand Anglo-Français Blanc et Noir dog

225. Grand Anglo-Français Blanc et Orange dog

226. Grand Anglo-Français Tricolore dog

227. Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen dog

The Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen or GBGV is a dog breed from France.

Weight: Female: 18–20 kg, Male: 18–20 kg

Height: Female: 38–44 cm, Male: 39–45 cm

Temperament: Stubborn, Alert, Well-mannered, Vocal, Courageous, Fast

Colors: Black & Tan, Black & White, Tri-color, Fawn & Black, Lemon & White, Orange & White

Life expectancy: 12 – 14 years

228. Grand Bleu de Gascogne dog

The Grand Bleu de Gascogne is a breed of dog of the scenthound type, originating in France and used for hunting in packs.

Height: Male: 65–72 cm, Female: 62–68 cm

Weight: Male: 35–39 kg, Female: 35–39 kg

Origin: France

Temperament: Stubborn, Intelligent, Active

Colors: Black & White, Tri-color, Blue & Black, Slate Blue

229. Grand Griffon Vendéen dog

230. Great Dane dog

The Great Dane is a German breed of domestic dog known for its giant size. The record holder for the tallest dog ever is a Great Dane called Zeus.

Origin: Germany

Height: Female: 71–81 cm, Male: 76–86 cm

Weight: Female: 45–59 kg, Male: 54–90 kg

Colors: Black, Brindle, Fawn, Blue, Mantle, Harlequin

Temperament: Devoted, Reserved, Friendly, Confident, Loving, Gentle

Life expectancy: 8 – 10 years

231. Great Pyrenees dog

The Great Pyrenees, known as the Pyrenean Mountain Dog outside of North America, is a large breed of dog used as a livestock guardian dog.

Weight: Male: 50–54 kg, Female: 36–41 kg

Height: Male: 70–82 cm, Female: 65–74 cm

Temperament: Fearless, Affectionate, Patient, Strong Willed, Confident, Gentle

Colors: White, Tan, Grey, Red

Origin: France, Spain

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

232. Greater Swiss Mountain Dog

233. Greek Harehound dog

234. Greek Shepherd dog

The Greek Harehound is a rare breed of dog that only comes in a black and tan color, originally breed.

Weight: Female: 17–20 kg, Male: 17–20 kg

Height: Female: 43–55 cm, Male: 45–57 cm

Origin: Greece

Color: Black & Tan

Temperament: Intelligent, Affectionate, Outgoing, Friendly, Passionate, Brave

235. Greenland Dog

The Greenland Dog is a large breed of husky-type dog kept as a sled dog.

Height: Female: 51–61 cm, Male: 58–68 cm

Weight: Female: 30–32 kg, Male: 30–32 kg

Colors: Black, White, Grey, Spotted White

Temperament: Boisterous, Bold, Energetic, Independent, Loyal, Friendly

Origin: Greenland, Denmark

236. Greyhound dog

The Greyhound is a breed of dog, a sighthound which has been breed for coursing game and greyhound racing.

Height: Male: 71–76 cm, Female: 68–71 cm

Weight: Male: 27–40 kg, Female: 26–34 kg

Temperament: Intelligent, Affectionate, Even Tempered, Athletic, Quiet, Gentle

Origin: England, British Isles

Life expectancy: 10 – 14 years

237. Griffon Bleu de Gascogne dog

238. Griffon Fauve de Bretagne dog

239. Griffon Nivernais dog

240. Guatemalan Dogo

241. Gull Terrier dog

Alphabet (H)

242. Hamiltonstövare dog

The Hamiltonstövare is a breed of dog, breed as a hunting hound. The breed was developed in Sweden by the founder of the Swedish Kennel Club, Count Adolf Hamilton.

Height: Female: 49–57 cm, Male: 53–61 cm

Weight: Female: 23–27 kg, Male: 23–27 kg

Color: Tri-color

Origin: Sweden

Temperament: Devoted, Energetic, Even Tempered, Patient, Friendly, Courageous

243. Hanover Hound dog

244. Hare Indian Dog

245. Harrier dog

The Harrier dog is a medium-sized dog breed of the hound class, used for hunting hares by trailing them.

Weight: 20 – 30 kg (Adult)

Origin: United Kingdom

Temperament: Cheerful, Outgoing, Sweet-Tempered, Active, Friendly, Tolerant

Colors: White, Black & Tan, Tri-color, Lemon & White, Red & White

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

246. Havanese dog

Havanese is the national dog of Cuba, developed from the now extinct Blanquito de la Habana. The Blanquito descended from the also now-extinct Bichón Tenerife.

Weight: 4.5 – 7.3 kg (Adult)

Coat: Very soft double coat

Temperament: Intelligent, Affectionate, Responsive, Companionable, Playful, Gentle

Colors: Black, White, Fawn, Havana Brown, Tobacco, Mahogany

Life expectancy: 13 – 15 years

247. Hawaiian Poi Dog

248. Himalayan Sheepdog

249. Hokkaido dog

The Hokkaido is a breed of dog originating from Japan. Other names for the breed include Ainu-ken, Seta, Ainu dog.

Weight: Female: 20–30 kg, Male: 20–30 kg

Height: Female: 46–48 cm, Male: 48–52 cm

Origin: Japan

Colors: Black, White, Brindle, Black & Tan, Sesame, Red

Temperament: Docile, Bold, Dignified, Alert, Faithful, Brave

250. Hortaya borzaya dog

The Hortaya borzaya is an old Asian sighthound breed originating in the former Kievan Rus, later Grand Duchy of Lithuania and Russian Empire.

Weight: Male: 18–35 kg, Female: 18–35 kg

Height: Male: 65–75 cm, Female: 61–71 cm

Temperament: Intelligent, Vigilant, Obedient, Friendly, Trainable

Origin: Russia, Ukraine, Belarus

Lifespan: 14 – 15 years

251. Hovawart dog

The Hovawart is a medium to large size German dog breed. The name of the breed means “farm watcher”.

Height: Male: 63–70 cm, Female: 58–65 cm

Weight: Male: 25–40 kg, Female: 25–40 kg

Temperament: Devoted, Even Tempered, Reserved, Active, Watchful, Familial

Colors: Black, Blond, Black & Gold

Origin: Germany, Black Forest

252. Huntaway dog

The Huntaway is a large, strongly built breed of dog used for general sheep herding tasks in New Zealand, where they originate. They were breed to use their loud, deep bark to drive sheep.

Weight: 25 – 40 kg

Height: 50 – 60 cm

Lifespan: 12 – 14 years

Origin: New Zealand

Coat: smooth or rough (grizzled)

Temperament: Intelligent, Energetic, Active, Friendly, Trainable, Vocal

253. Hygen Hound dog

A Hygen Hound dog is a Norwegian breed of dog from the hound group.

Weight: 20 – 25 kg (Adult)

Height: 48 – 61 cm (Adult)

Rank: Breed

Origin: Norway, Austria

Alphabet (I)

254. Ibizan Hound dog

The Ibizan Hound is a lean, agile dog of the hound family. There are two hair types of the breed: smooth and wire. The more commonly seen type is the smooth.

Weight: Female: 20–30 kg, Male: 20–30 kg

Height: Female: 60–67 cm, Male: 66–72 cm

Origin: Ibiza

Colors: White, Fawn, Red & White, Red

Temperament: Clownish, Stubborn, Intelligent, Independent, Active, Engaging

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

255. Icelandic Sheepdog

The Icelandic Sheepdog is a breed of dog of spitz type originating from the dogs brought to Iceland by the Vikings.

Weight: 9.1 – 14 kg (Adult)

Height: Male: 46 cm (Adult), Female: 42 cm (Adult)

Origin: Iceland

Colors: Black & White, White & Cream, Fawn & White, Gray & White, Chocolate & White, Gold & White

Temperament: Energetic, Cheerful, Inquisitive, Hardy, Agile, Alert

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

256. Indian pariah dog

257. Indian Spitz dog

258. Irish Red and White  Setter dog

The Irish Red and White Setter is a breed of dog. As with all setters.

Height: Male: 62–66 cm, Female: 56–61 cm

Weight: Male: 25–34 kg, Female: 25–34 kg

Origin: Ireland

Color: Red & White

Temperament: Reliable, Devoted, Energetic, Affectionate, Loyal, Playful

Life expectancy: 10 – 13 years

259. Irish Setter dog

The Irish Setter is a setter, a breed of gundog, and family dog.

Height: Female: 55–62 cm, Male: 58–67 cm

Weight: Female: 24–29 kg, Male: 27–32 kg

Origin: Ireland

Temperament: Energetic, Affectionate, Lively, Independent, Companionable, Playful

Colors: Mahogany, Chestnut, Red

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

260. Irish Terrier dog

The Irish Terrier is a dog breed from Ireland, one of many breeds of terrier.

Weight: 11 – 12 kg (Adult)

Origin: Ireland

Temperament: Intelligent, Respectful, Lively, Protective, Dominant, Trainable

Colors: Red Wheaten, Wheaten, Red

Life expectancy: 13 – 15 years

261. Irish Water Spaniel dog

The Irish Water Spaniel is a breed of dog that is the largest and one of the oldest of spaniels.

Weight: Male: 25–30 kg, Female: 20–26 kg

Height: Male: 56–61 cm, Female: 53–58 cm

Color: Liver

Temperament: Clownish, Intelligent, Inquisitive, Alert, Active, Quick

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

262. irish Wolfhound dog

The Irish Wolfhound is a historic sighthound dog breed from Ireland that has by its presence and substantial size inspired literature, poetry, and mythology.

Origin: Ireland

Temperament: Thoughtful, Dignified, Patient, Sweet-Tempered, Loyal, Generous

Colors: Black, White, Brindle, Fawn, Grey, Red

Life expectancy: 6 – 10 years

263. Istrian Coarse-haired Hound dog

264. Istrian Short-haired Hound dog

265. Italian Greyhound dog

The Italian Greyhound is a small dog breed, of the sighthound type, sometimes called the Italian for short, and nicknamed the “IG” or “Iggy”.

Height: 33 – 38 cm (Adult, At the withers)

Weight: 3.6 – 5 kg (Adult)

Colors: Black, Fawn, Blue Fawn, Chocolate, Sable, Tan, Red Fawn, Blue, Slate Grey, Grey, Yellow, Red

Temperament: Mischievous, Intelligent, Affectionate, Agile, Companionable, Athletic

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

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266. Jack Russell Terrier dog

The Jack Russell Terrier dog breed is a small terrier that has its origins in fox hunting in England.

Weight: 6.4 – 8.2 kg (Adult)

Height: 25 – 38 cm (Adult, At the withers)

Origin: England

Temperament: Stubborn, Fearless, Intelligent, Energetic, Athletic, Vocal

Colors: White, Black & White, White & Tan

Life expectancy: 13 – 16 years

267. Jagdterrier dog

The Jagdterrier dog is a type of working terrier, originating in Germany, that is used for hunting quarry both above and underground. This dog breed of terrier is also called the German Hunt Terrier.

Height: Male: 33–40 cm, Female: 33–40 cm

Weight: Male: 9–10 kg, Female: 7.5–8.5 kg

Color: Black & Tan

Origin: Germany

Temperament: Reliable, Intelligent, Sociable, Strong-Willed, Adaptable, Courageous

268. Japanese Chin dog

The Japanese Chin dog breed, also known as the Japanese Spaniel, is a dog acknowledged for its importance to the Japanese nobility. It is also known for its strabismus of the eyes.

Weight: 1.4 – 6.8 kg

Temperament: Intelligent, Independent, Alert, Loyal, Loving, Cat-like

Colors: Lemon & White, Sable & White, Black & White, Tri-color, Red & White

Origin: Japan, China

Life expectancy: 12 – 14 years

269. Japanese Spitz dog

The Japanese Spitz is a small to medium breed of dog of the Spitz type. The Japanese Spitz is a companion dog and pet.

Color: White

Origin: Japan

Height: Male: 30 – 38 cm (At the withers), Female: 25 – 35 cm

Temperament: Intelligent, Affectionate, Obedient, Companionable, Playful, Proud

Lifespan: 10 – 16 years

270. Japanese Terrier dog

The Japanese Terrier dog is a small terrier native to Japan. It is believed to be descended from the progeny of fox terrier types, pointers, and indigenous Japanese dogs. This dog is also known as the Nippon Terrier.

Weight: 2.3 – 4.1 kg (Adult)

Height: 20 – 33 cm (Adult, At Shoulder)

Origin: Japan

Temperament: Affectionate, Cheerful, Vigilant, Lively, Active, Swift

Colors: Black & White, Tri-color

271. Jindo dog

The Korean Jindo is a breed of hunting dog that originated on Jindo Island in South Korea.

Origin: Jindo

Height: Male: 50–55 cm, Female: 45–50 cm

Weight: Male: 18–23 kg, Female: 15–19 kg

Temperament: Intelligent, Bold, Loyal, Active, Faithful, Brave

Colors: Black, White, Brindle, Red Fawn, Black & Tan, Grey

272. Jonangi dog

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273. Kaikadi dog

274. Kai Ken dog

The Kai Ken is a breed of dog from Japan where it is a national monument. It is a rare dog even in its native land and is one of the six native Japanese dog breeds protected by the Nihon Ken Hozonkai.

Weight: Female: 14–18 kg, Male: 14–18 kg

Height: Female: 43–50 cm, Male: 46–56 cm

Origin: Yamanashi Prefecture

Temperament: Intelligent, Reserved, Agile, Alert, Loyal, Brave

Colors: Black Brindle, Gray Brindle, Red Brindle

Life expectancy: 14 – 16 years

275. Kangal Shepherd Dog

The Kangal Shepherd Dog is a dog breed of large livestock guardian dogs in Sivas, Turkey.

Height: Female: 72–77 cm, Male: 77–86 cm

Weight: Female: 41–54 kg, Male: 50–66 kg

Origin: Sivas

Temperament: Sensitive, Independent, Alert, Self-Controlled, Protective, Calm

Colors: Dun, Light Golden, Grey, Fawn Sable

276. Kanni dog

The Kanni is a rare indigenous South Indian sighthound breed of dog found in the state of Tamil Nadu. Their native breeding tract is located around villages in the Tirunelveli.

Height: Male: 64 cm, Female: 56 cm

Origin: India

Colors: Black & Tan, Tri-color

Temperament: Agile, Graceful, Protective

Life span: 14 to 16 years

277. Karakachan dog

The Karakachan is a breed of dog that originated in Bulgaria as a mountain livestock guardian dog.

Height: Male: 63–75 cm, Female: 60–69 cm

Weight: Male: 40–55 kg, Female: 30–45 kg

Origin: Bulgaria

Temperament: Intelligent, Vigilant, Independent, Dominant, Brave, Proud

Colors: Tri-color, Bi-colo

278. Karelian Bear Dog

The Karelian Bear Dog is a Finnish breed of dog. In its home country, it is regarded as a national treasure. Its quick reflexes and fearless nature have made it very popular for hunting large game including bears, moose, and wild boar.

Height: Male: 54–60 cm, Female: 49–55 cm

Weight: Male: 20–23 kg, Female: 20–23 kg

Origin: Finland

Temperament: Cautious, Tenacious, Independent, Loyal, Brave, Territorial

Colors: Black, Black & White

Life expectancy: 11 – 13 years

279. Karst Shepherd dog

280. Keeshond dog

The Keeshond is a medium-sized dog with a plush, two-layer coat of silver and black fur with a ruff and a curled tail. It originated in Holland.

Height: 43 – 46 cm (Adult, At Shoulder)

Weight: 14 – 18 kg (Adult)

Temperament: Obedient, Agile, Bright, Playful, Sturdy, Quick

Origin: Germany, Netherlands

Life expectancy: 13 – 15 years

281. Kerry Beagle dog

282. Kerry Blue Terrier dog

The Kerry Blue Terrier is a breed of dog. Originally breed to control “vermin” including rats, rabbits, badgers, foxes, otters and hares, over time the Kerry became a general working dog.

Height: Female: 44–48 cm, Male: 46–51 cm

Weight: Female: 15–18 kg, Male: 15–18 kg

Colors: Black, Blue, Grey, Silver, Blue & Black, Slate Blue

Temperament: Affectionate, Spirited, Alert, Loyal, Strong Willed, Gentle

Life expectancy: 13 – 15 years

283. King Charles Spaniel dog

The King Charles Spaniel dog is a small dog breed of the spaniel type.

Weight: 3.6 – 6.4 kg

Height: 23 – 28 cm (At the withers)

Colors: Black & Tan, Tri-color, Ruby, Blenheim

Origin: England, Great Britain

Temperament: Affectionate, Reserved, Playful, Happy, Loving, Gentle

Life expectancy: 12 – 14 years

284. King Shepherd dog

King Shepherd is a dog breed developed from crossing the German Shepherd Dog with the Shiloh Shepherd and the long-coated European lines of German Shepherd

Height: Male: 69 – 81 cm

Weight: Male: 41 – 68 kg 

Origin: United States

Rank: Breed

Lifespan: 10 – 11 years

285. Kintamani dog

The Kintamani or the Kintamani-Bali Dog is a dog native to the Indonesian island of Bali. It is a popular pet for the Balinese and locally Bali’s only official breed.

Height: Female: 40–50 cm, Male: 45–55 cm

origin: Indonesia, Kintamani

Temperament: Affectionate, Independent, Agile, Alert, Friendly, Territorial

Colors: Black, White, Beige

286. Kishu Ken dog

The Kishu dog sometimes called Kishu Ken or Kishu Inu is a Japanese breed of dog. It is descended from ancient medium-sized breeds and named after the Kishu region, now Mie Prefecture and Wakayama Prefecture.

Weight: Male: 14–27 kg, Female: 14–27 kg

Height: Male: 49–55 cm, Female: 43–49 cm

Origin: Japan

Colors: White, Brindle, Sesame, Red

Temperament: Docile, Dignified, Noble, Alert, Faithful

287. Komondor dog

The Komondor, also known as the Hungarian sheepdog, is a large, white-colored Hungarian breed of livestock guardian dog with a long, corded coat.

Height: Female: 64–69 cm, Male: 71–76 cm

Weight: Male: 50 – 60 kg, Female: 40 – 50 kg

Origin: Hungary

Temperament: Fearless, Affectionate, Steady, Independent, Gentle, Calm

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

288. Koolie dog

The Koolie is an Australian dog breed. The Koolie is a working or herding dog.

Height: 40 – 60 cm (Adult)

Origin: Australia

Temperament: Intelligent, Diligent, Patient, Loyal, Active, Friendly, Dedicated, Dominant, Trainable, Fun-loving, Temperate

Colors: Black, Merle, Red Merle, Chocolate, Blue Merle, Tri-color, Black merle, Tri Merle, Red

Lifespan: 18 years

289. Koyun dog

290. Kromfohrländer dog

The Kromfohrländer is a breed of dog that originated in Germany. It is used as a companion dog.

Weight: Male: 11–16 kg, Female: 9–14 kg

Height: Male: 38–46 cm, Female: 38–46 cm

Origin: Germany

Temperament: Docile, Good-natured, Spirited, Companionable, Adaptable, Trainable

Colors: White & Chocolate, White & Tan

291. Kumaon Mastiff dog

292. Kunming Wolfdog

293. Kurī dog

294. Kuvasz dog

295. Kyi-Leo dog

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296. Labrador Husky dog

The Labrador Husky is a specific purebred dog. It is commonly mistaken for a Husky-Lab mix but in fact, it is its breed.

Weight: 60 – 100 lb (27 – 45 kg)

Height: 20 – 28 inches

Rank: Breed

Origin: Newfoundland and Labrador, Labrador

Life span: 10 – 13 years

297. Labrador Retriever dog

The Labrador Retriever dog, or just Labrador dog, is a medium-large breed of retriever-gun dog. The Labrador is the most popular breed of dog in Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

Origin: Newfoundland

Colors: Black, Chocolate, Yellow

Height: Male: 57–62 cm, Female: 55–60 cm

Weight: Male: 29–36 kg, Female: 25–32 kg

Temperament: Intelligent, Kind, Even Tempered, Agile, Outgoing, Trusting, Gentle

Life expectancy: 10 – 14 years

298. Lagotto Romagnolo dog

The Lagotto Romagnolo dog is a breed of dog that comes from the Romagna sub-region of Italy. The name derives from Romagnol can lagòt, meaning “water dog“.

Height: Male: 43–48 cm, Female: 41–46 cm

Weight: Male: 13–16 kg, Female: 11–14 kg

Temperament: Keen, Loyal, Active, Companionable, Loving, Trainable

Colors: Brown Roan, Orange & White, White & Chocolate, Off-White, Brown, Orange

Life expectancy: 15 – 17 years

299. Lakeland Terrier dog

The Lakeland Terrier is a dog breed, which takes its name from its place of origin, the Lake District in England. The dog is small to a mid-size member of the Terrier family. While independent in personality, it interacts well with owners and all family members and is mostly.

Weight: 7 – 8 kg (Adult)

Height: 33 – 38 cm (Adult, At the withers)

Temperament: Intelligent, Bold, Independent, Confident, Friendly, Trainable

Colors: Black, Black & Tan, Blue, Grizzle & Tan, Wheaten, Red

Life expectancy: 12 – 16 years

300. Lancashire Heeler dog

The Lancashire Heeler dog is a small breed of dog developed for use as a drover and herder of cattle.

Weight: Male: 2.7–5.9 kg, Female: 2.7–5.9 kg

Height: Male: 25–31 cm, Female: 25–31 cm

Origin: England

Temperament: Intelligent, Clever, Alert, Friendly

Colors: Black & Tan, Liver & Tan

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

301. Landseer dog

302. Lapponian Herder dog

303. Lapponian Shepherd dog

304. Leonberger dog

305. Lhasa Apso dog

306. Lithuanian Hound dog

307. Louisiana Catahoula Leopard Dog

308. Löwchen dog

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309. Mackenzie River husky dog

The term Mackenzie River husky dog breed describes several overlapping local populations of Arctic and sub-Arctic sled dog-type dogs, none of which constitutes a breed.

Weight: 29 – 47 kg

Height: 66 – 74 cm

Origin: United States

Higher classification: Dog

Temperament: Intelligent, Independent, Eager, Trustworthy, Dominant

Colors: Sable, Black & White, Wolf-Sable, Grey

310. Magyar agár dog

311. Mahratta Greyhound dog

312. Maltese dog

The Maltese is a breed of dogs in the toy group originating in the Mediterranean Basin.

Height: Male: 21–25 cm, Female: 20–23 cm

Weight: Male: 3–4 kg, Female: 3–4 kg

Origin: Mediterranean Basin

Temperament: Docile, Fearless, Easygoing, Intelligent, Affectionate, Lively, Responsive, Active, Sweet-Tempered, Playful, Gentle

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

313. Manchester Terrier dog

The Manchester Terrier dog is a breed of dog of the smooth-haired terrier type.

Weight: 5.4 – 10 kg (Adult)

Origin: England

Temperament: Devoted, Keen, Active, Alert, Gay, Discerning

Colors: Black, Black & Tan, Tan, Blue, Blue & Tan

Life expectancy: 14 – 16 years

314. Maremma Sheepdog

The Maremma Sheepdog or Maremmano-Abruzzese Sheepdog usually referred to simply as the Maremmano or Abruzzese Sheepdog, is a breed of livestock guardian.

Height: Male: 65–73 cm

Weight: Male: 35–45 kg

Origin: Italy

Temperament: Intelligent, Determined, Dignified, Loyal, Alert, Friendly

Colors: White, Cream

315. Marquesan Dog

316. McNab dog

317. American Shepherd dog

318. Miniature Bull Terrier dog

319. Miniature Fox Terrier dog

320. Miniature Pinscher dog

321. Miniature Schnauzer dog

322. Miniature Shar Pei dog

323. Molossus dog

324. Molossus of Epirus dog

325. Montenegrin Mountain Hound dog

326. Moscow Watchdog

327. Moscow Water Dog

328. Mountain Cur dog

329. Mucuchies dog

330. Mudhol Hound dog

331. Mudi dog

332. Münsterländer, Large dog

333. Münsterländer, Smal dog

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334. Neapolitan Mastiff dog

The Neapolitan Mastiff or Mastino is a large dog breed from Italy. This massive breed is often used as a guard and defender of family and property due to their protective instincts and their fearsome appearance.

Origin: Italy

Height: Male: 63–77 cm, Female: 58–70 cm

Weight: Male: 60–70 kg, Female: 50–60 kg

Colors: Black, Brindle, Tawny, Blue, Mahogany

Temperament: Stubborn, Obedient, Fearless, Protective, Dominant, Trainable

Life expectancy: 8 – 10 years

335. Nederlandse Kooikerhond dog

The Kooikerhondje is a small spaniel-type breed of dog of Dutch ancestry that was originally used as a working dog, particularly in a Vanderkooi to lure ducks.

Weight: 9 – 11 kg

Origin: Netherlands

Color: Red & White

Temperament: Intelligent, Benevolent, Active, Agile, Alert, Territorial

Life expectancy: 12 – 14 years

336. Newfoundland dog

337. New Zealand Heading Dog

338. Norfolk Spaniel dog

339. Norfolk Terrier dog

The Norfolk Terrier is a British dog breed, it was a variety of the Norwich Terrier, distinguished from the “prick eared” Norwich by its “drop ears”.

Weight: 5 – 5.4 kg (Adult)

Origin: Great Britain

Temperament: Self-confidence, Fearless, Spirited, Companionable, Happy, Lovable

Colors: Black & Tan, Wheaten, Red, Grizzle

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

340. Norrbottenspets dog

The Norrbottens pets is a breed of dog of the spitz type. It is a breed whose original purpose was a farm and hunting dog but has recently become more popular as a companion dog.

Height: Female: 42–46 cm, Male: 42–46 cm

Weight: Female: 8–12 kg, Male: 11–15 kg

Temperament: Active, Alert, Confident, Attentive, Daring

Colors: White & Chocolate, White & Tan, White & Blonde

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

341. North Country Beagle dog

342. Northern Inuit Dog

The Northern Inuit Dog is a crossbred dog that originated.

Origin: United Kingdom

Rank: Breed

Temperament: Friendly, Gentle, Familial, Calm, Dependable

Weight: Male: 36 – 50 kg (Adult), Female: 25 – 38 kg (Adult)

Colors: Black, White, Sable, Grey

343. Norwegian Buhund dog

The Norwegian Buhund is a breed of dog of the spitz type. It is closely related to the Icelandic Sheepdog and the Jämthund.

Height: Female: 41–45 cm, Male: 43–47 cm

Weight: Female: 12–16 kg, Male: 14–18 kg

Origin: Norway

Colors: Black, Red Wheaten, Wheaten

Temperament: Energetic, Agile, Friendly, Fun-loving, Courageous

Life expectancy: 13 – 15 years

344. Norwegian Elkhound dog

The Norwegian Elkhound is one of the Northern Spitz-type dog breeds and is the National Dog of Norway. The Elkhound has served as a hunter, guardian, herder, and defender.

Weight: 22 – 25 kg

Height: 49 – 52 cm

Origin: Norway

Temperament: Strong-Willed, Bold, Loyal, Hardy, Alert, Playful

Colors: Grey, Silver

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

345. Norwegian Lundehund dog

The Norwegian Lundehund is a small dog breed of the Spitz type that originates from Norway.

Height: Female: 30–36 cm, Male: 33–38 cm

Weight: Female: 6–9 kg, Male: 6–9 kg

Temperament: Energetic, Loyal, Alert, Protective

Colors: Black, White, Sable & White, Grey, Yellow, Red

Life expectancy: 12 – 14 years

346. Norwich Terrier dog

347. Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever dog

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348. Old Croatian Sighthound dog

349. Old Danish Pointer dog

The Old Danish Pointer is a medium-sized breed of dog, white with brown markings, originally used as a pointing dog in Denmark.

Height: Female: 50–56 cm, Male: 54–60 cm

Weight: Female: 26–31 kg, Male: 30–35 kg

Color: White & Chocolate

Origin: Denmark

Temperament: Determined, Active, Friendly, Stable, Quiet, Courageous

350. Old English Bulldog

The Old English Bulldog is an American dog breed.

Weight: Female: 20–27 kg, Male: 22–30 kg

Height: Female: 38–44 cm, Male: 44–48 cm

Origin: United States

Temperament: Alert, Confident, Friendly, Loving, Courageous, Strong

Colors: Black, Fawn Brindle, Brindle & White, Grey, Black Brindle, Red Brindle

Life expectancy: 9 – 14 years

351. Old English Sheepdog

The Old English Sheepdog is a large breed of dog that emerged in England from early types of herding dog. Obsolete names for the breed include Shepherd’s Dog and bob-tailed sheep-dog.

Weight: Female: 27–36 kg, Male: 32–45 kg

Height: Female: 51–56 cm, Male: 56–61 cm

Temperament: Intelligent, Sociable, Bubbly, Playful, Adaptable, Loving

Colors: Blue Merle, Blue, Grey, Grizzle

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

352. Old English Terrier dog

353. Old German Shepherd Dog

354. Old Spanish Pointer dog

355. Old Time Farm Shepherd dog

356. Olde English Bulldog dog

357. Otterhound dog

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358. Pachon Navarro dog

359. Pandikona dog

360. Paisley Terrier dog

361. Papillon dog

The Papillon dog, also called the Continental Toy Spaniel, is a breed of dog, of the spaniel type. One of the oldest of the toy spaniels.

Weight:  3.6 – 4.5 kg

Colors: White, White & Chocolate, Fawn & White, Sable, Black & White, Red & White

Temperament: Intelligent, Energetic, Alert, Friendly, Happy

Origin: Belgium, France, Spain

Life expectancy: 13 – 15 years

362. Parson Russell Terrier dog

The Parson Russell Terrier dog is a breed of small white terrier. The breed is named after the Reverend John “Jack” Russell, credited with the creation of this type of dog.

Weight: Male: 5.9–7.7 kg, Female: 5.9–7.7 kg

Height: Male: 34–38 cm, Female: 31–35 cm

Temperament: Obedient, Intelligent, Bold, Energetic, Eager, Happy

Origin: United Kingdom, United States, England

Life expectancy: 13 – 15 years

363. Pastore della Lessinia e del Lagorai dog

364. Patterdale Terrier dog

The Patterdale Terrier is a breed of dog descended from the Northern terrier dog breeds of the early 18th century.

Height: 25 – 38 cm (Adult)

Origin: England

Rank: Breed

Temperament: Bold, Intelligent, Energetic, Inquisitive, Confident, Friendly

Colors: Black, Chocolate, Black & Tan, Blue & Tan, Red

365. Pekingese dog

The Pekingese is a dog breed of toy dog, originating in China. Another breed, the Shih Tzu, has its English name derived from the same source as this breed’s Chinese name which translates to “lion dog“.

Weight: 3.2 – 6.4 kg (Adult)

Origin: China

Temperament: Stubborn, Opinionated, Intelligent, Affectionate, Good-natured, Aggressive

Colors: Black, Fawn, Black & Tan, Cream, Fawn Brindle, Grey

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

366. Perro de Pastor Mallorquin dog

367. Perro de Presa Canario dog

The Perro de Presa Canario dog, also known as the Canary Mastiff, is a rare large Molosser-type dog breed originally breed for working livestock.

Height: Female: 56–61 cm, Male: 60–65 cm

Weight: Female: 38–50 kg, Male: 50–59 kg

Origin: Canary Islands

Temperament: Suspicious, Strong-Willed, Dominant, Gentle, Calm

Colors: Black, Brindle, Fawn, Silver Fawn, Red Fawn, Red Brindle

Life expectancy: 9 – 11 years

368. Perro de Presa Mallorquin dog

The Ca de Bou or Perro de Presa Mallorquin is a medium-to-large sized Molossian-type breed of dog, with a strong, powerful, elongated build.

Weight: Female: 30–34 kg, Male: 35–38 kg

Height: Female: 52–55 cm, Male: 55–58 cm

Origin: Majorca

Temperament: Self-assured, Loyal, Quiet, Brave, Courageous

Colors: Brindle, Fawn & Black, Black-tipped Fawn

369. Petit Basset Griffon Vendéen dog

The Petit Basset Griffon Vendéen, or PBGV, is a breed of dog of the scent hound type, breed to trail hares in bramble-filled terrain of the Vendée district of France.

Coat: rough, medium length

Weight: 15 – 20 kg

Temperament: Lively, Extroverted, Independent, Active, Friendly, Happy

Colors: Black & Tan, Black & White, Tri-color, Fawn & Black, Fawn & White’

Life expectancy: 12 – 14 years

370. Petit Bleu de Gascogne dog

371. Phalène dog

372. Pharaoh Hound dog

373. Phu Quoc Ridgeback dog

374. Picardy Spaniel dog

375. Plummer Terrier dog

376. Plott Hound dog

377. Podenco Canario dog

378. Poitevin dog

379. Polish Greyhound dog

380. Polish Hound dog

381. Polish Hunting Dog

382. Polish Lowland Sheepdog

383. Polish Tatra Sheepdog

384. Pomeranian dog

385. Pont-Audemer Spaniel dog

386. Poodle dog

387. Porcelaine dog

388. Portuguese Podengo dog

389. Portuguese Water Dog

390. Posavac Hound dog

391. Potsdam Greyhound dog

392. Pražský Krysařík dog

393. Pudelpointer dog

394. Pug dog

The pug dog is a breed of dog with physically distinctive features of a wrinkly, short-muzzled face, and curled tail. The breed has a fine, glossy coat that comes in a variety of colors, most often fawn or black, and a compact square body with well-developed muscles.

Height: Male: 30 cm (At the withers), Female: 25 cm (At the withers)

Origin: China

Colors: Black, Fawn, Apricot, Silver Fawn

Temperament: Docile, Stubborn, Charming, Clever, Sociable, Playful, Quiet, Attentive

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

395. Puli dog

396. Pumi dog

397. Pungsan dog

398. Pyrenean Mastiff dog

399. Pyrenean Shepherd dog

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400. Rafeiro do Alentejo dog

The Rafeiro do Alentejo, Alentejo Mastiff or Portuguese Mastiff is a large dog breed that originated in Portugal.

Weight: Male: 40–50 kg, Female: 35–45 kg

Height: Male: 66–74 cm, Female: 64–70 cm

Temperament: Self-confidence, Independent, Sober, Protective, Calm, Territorial

Colors: Black, Fawn, Brindle, Grey, Yellow

Life expectancy: 12 – 14 year

401. Rajapalayam dog

402. Rampur Greyhound dog

403. Rastreador Brasileiro dog

404. Rat Terrier dog

The Rat Terrier dog is an American dog breed with a background as a farm dog and hunting companion.

Weight: 4.5 – 11 kg (Adult)

Height: 25 – 46 cm (Adult)

Hypoallergenic: No

Coat: Single, smooth

Temperament: Intelligent, Affectionate, Inquisitive, Lively, Alert, Loving

Life expectancy: 15 – 18 years

405. Ratonero Bodeguero Andaluz dog

406. Ratonero Mallorquin dog

407. Ratonero Murciano de Huerta dog

408. Ratonero Valenciano dog

409. Redbone Coonhound dog

The Redbone Coonhound dog is an American breed of dog used for hunting raccoon, deer, bear, boar, and cougar.

Weight: Male: 23–32 kg, Female: 20–32 kg

Height: Male: 56–68 cm, Female: 53–66 cm

Coat: Short and dense

Origin: United States

Temperament: Unflappable, Affectionate, Energetic, Independent, Companionable, Familial

Life expectancy: 11 – 12 years

410. Rhodesian Ridgeback dog

The Rhodesian Ridgeback dog is a dog breed bred in the Southern Africa region. Its forebears can be traced to the semi-domesticated, ridged hunting dogs of the Khoikhoi.

Height: Female: 61–66 cm, Male: 63–69 cm

Weight: Female: 29–34 kg, Male: 36–41 kg

Temperament: Mischievous, Strong-Willed, Intelligent, Dignified, Loyal, Sensitive

Colors: Red Wheaten, Light Wheaten, Wheaten

Origin: Rhodesia, South Africa, Zimbabwe

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

411. Romanian Mioritic Shepherd Dog

The Romanian Mioritic Shepherd Dog is a large breed of livestock guardian dog that originated in the Carpathian Mountains of Romania.

Weight: Female: 50–60 kg, Male: 50–60 kg

Height: Female: 65–70 cm, Male: 70–75 cm

Temperament: Loyal, Courageous, Calm

Colors: White, Piebald, Grey

Lifespan: 12 – 14 years

412. Romanian Raven Shepherd Dog

413. Rottweiler dog

The Rottweiler dog is a breed of domestic dog, regarded as medium-to-large or large. The dogs were known in German as Rottweiler Metzgerhund, meaning Rottweil butchers’ dogs, because their main use was to herd livestock and pull carts laden with butchered meat to market.

Weight: Female: 35–48 kg, Male: 50–60 kg

Height: Female: 56–63 cm, Male: 61–69 cm

Origin: Germany

Temperament: Self-assured, Obedient, Fearless, Steady, Good-natured, Devoted, Alert, Confident, Courageous, Calm

Colors: Black, Tan, Mahogany

Life expectancy: 8 – 10 years

414. Russian Spaniel dog

The Russian Spaniel dog is a type of spaniel. English Springer Spaniels and other spaniel breeds. Physically it is similar to a Cocker Spaniel but has a shorter, tighter coat and a longer body.

Height: Male: 38 – 45 cm

Weight: Male: 9.1 – 16 kg, Female: 9.1 – 16 kg

Temperament: Affectionate, Good-natured, Devoted, Reliable, Amiable, Friendly

Colors: Black & White, White & Chocolate, Tri-color, Red & White

Lifespan: 14 years

415. Russian Toy dog

416. Russian Tracker dog

417. Russo-European Laika dog

418. Russell Terrier dog

The Russell Terrier dog is a predominantly white working terrier with an instinct to hunt prey underground.

Height: 25 – 30 cm

Hypoallergenic: No

Temperament: Fearless, Bold, Lively, Keen, Active, Alert

Colors: White, Piebald, Black & White, White & Tan

Life expectancy: 13 – 15 years

Alphabet (S)

419. Saarloos Wolfdog

The Saarloos Wolfdog is a dog breed originating from the crossing of a German Shepherd-Dog with a Eurasian grey wolf.

Height: Male: 65–75 cm, Female: 60–70 cm

Weight: Male: 36–41 kg, Female: 30–35 kg

Temperament: Energetic, Devoted, Reliable, Lively, Independent, Proud

Colors: Black, White, Tan, Blue, Silver, Red

Origin: Germany, Netherlands

420. Swedish Elkhound dog

The Jämthund, also called the Swedish Elkhound dog, is a breed of dog of the Spitz type that is found in Northern Europe.

Height: Male: 57–65 cm, Female: 52–60 cm

Weight: Male: 23–30 kg, Female: 23–30 kg

Origin: Sweden

Temperament: Energetic, Independent, Loyal, Active, Courageous, Calm

Colors: Grey, Dark Grey, Light Grey

421. Sabueso Español dog

422. Sabueso fino Colombiano dog

423. Saint Bernard dog

424. Saint John’s water dog

425. Saint-Usuge Spaniel dog

426. Sakhalin Husky dog

The Sakhalin Husky dog, also known as the Karafuto Ken, is a dog breed are formerly used as a sled dog, but now nearly extinct.

Weight: 30 – 40 kg (Adult)

Height: 56 – 66 cm (Adult, At the withers)

Breed status: Not recognized as a standardized breed by any major kennel club

Origin: Japan, Russia

Colors: Black, Cream, Russet, Biscuit

427. Salish Wool Dog

427. Saluki dog

The Saluki dog is a standardised breed of dog, developed from sighthounds – dogs that hunt primarily buy sight rather than scent – that was once used by nomadic tribes to run down game animals.

Height: 58 – 71 cm (Adult, At the withers)

Weight: 18 – 27 kg (Adult)

Origin: Fertile Crescent

Life expectancy: 12 – 14 years

Temperament: Aloof, Intelligent, Reserved, Quiet

428. Samoyed dog

The Samoyed is a dog breed of large herding dogs with thick, white, double-layer coats. They are related to the Laika, a spitz-type dog. It takes its name from the Samoyedic peoples of Siberia.

Hypoallergenic: Yes

Height: Female: 48–53 cm, Male: 53–60 cm

Weight: Female: 16–20 kg, Male: 20–30 kg

Temperament: Stubborn, Lively, Sociable, Alert, Playful, Friendly

Origin: Siberia, Russia

Life expectancy: 12 – 13 years

429. Sapsali dog

The Sapsali dog is a shaggy South Korean breed of dog. The word is followed in Korean by either age or the suflex but is also romanized as “Sapsaree”. Traditionally, these dogs were believed to dispel ghosts and evil spirits.

Weight: Male: 18 – 28 kg, Female: 16 – 25 kg

Height: Male: 50 – 58 cm, Female: 48 – 55 cm

Temperament: Loyal, Playful, Friendly, Protective, Gentle

Origin: South Korea, Korea

Colors: Black, Brown, Reddish-orange, Golden Yellowish-blonde

430. Šarplaninac dog

The Šarplaninac or Šarplaninec, or Yugoslavian Shepherd Dog, formerly known as Illyrian Shepherd Dog.

Height: Male: 56–62 cm, Female: 54–60 cm

Weight: Male: 35–45 kg, Female: 30–40 kg

Temperament: Stubborn, Intelligent, Devoted, Reliable, Independent, Protective, Calm

Origin: Albania, Serbia, North Macedonia, Kosovo, Yugoslavia

Colors: Black, White, Sable, Tan, Grey

Lifespan: 11 – 13 years

431. Schapendoes dog

432. Schillerstövare dog

433. Schweizer Laufhund dog

434. Schipperke dog

435. Schweizerischer Niederlaufhund dog

436. Scotch Collie dog

437. Scottish Deerhound dog

438. Scottish Terrier dog

439. Sealyham Terrier dog

440. Segugio Italiano dog

441. Seppala Siberian Sleddog

442. Serbian Hound dog

443. Serbian Tricolour Hound dog

444. Seskar Seal Dog

445. Shar Pei dog

446. Shetland Sheepdog

447. Shiba Inu dog

448. Shih Tzu dog

449. Shikoku dog

450. Shiloh Shepherd dog

451. Siberian Husky dog

452. Silken Windhound dog

453. Silky Terrier dog

454. Sinhala Hound dog

455. Skye Terrier dog

456. Sloughi dog

457. Slovak Cuvac dog

458. Slovakian Wirehaired Pointer dog

459. Slovenský kopov dog

460. Smålandsstövare dog

461. Small Greek Domestic Dog

462. Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier dog

463. South Russian Ovcharka dog

464. Southern Hound dog

465. Spanish Mastiff dog

466. Spanish Water Dog

467. Spinone Italiano dog

468. Sporting Lucas Terrier dog

469. Stabyhoun dog

470. Staffordshire Bull Terrier dog

471. Standard Schnauzer dog

472. Stephens Cur dog

473. Styrian Coarse-haired Hound dog

474. Sussex Spaniel dog

475. Swedish Lapphund dog

476. Swedish Vallhund dog

Alphabet (T)

477. Tahitian Dog

478. Tahltan Bear Dog

479. Taigan dog

480. Taiwan Dog

481. Talbot Hound dog

482. Tamaskan Dog

483. Teddy Roosevelt Terrier dog

484. Telomian dog

485. Tenterfield Terrier dog

486. Terceira Mastiff dog

487. Thai Bangkaew Dog

488. Thai Ridgeback dog

489. Tibetan Mastiff dog

490. Tibetan Spaniel dog

491. Tibetan Terrier dog

492. Tornjak dog

493. Tosa dog

494. Toy Bulldog

495. Toy Fox Terrier dog

496. Toy Manchester Terrier dog

497. Toy Trawler Spaniel dog

498. Transylvanian Hound dog

The Transylvanian Hound dog is a dog breed from the Kingdom of Hungary, Transylvania, historically primarily used for hunting. It is a strong, medium-sized scent hound, characterized by a black body, with tan and sometimes white markings on the muzzle, chest, and extremities, and distinctive tan eyebrow spots.

Height: 55 – 65 cm (Adult)

Origin: Hungary

Color: Black & Tan

Temperament: Good-natured, Loyal, Protective, Courageous

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

499. Treeing Cur dog

The Treeing Cur dog is a breed of dog that originated in the mid-west and was first recognized by the United Kennel. Most Cur breeds were not well off and so they required a dog that could serve multiple purposes: hunter, guardian, and stock dog.

Weight: 14 – 27 kg

Height: 46 – 61 cm

Origin: United States

Temperament: Intelligent, Alert, Athletic

Colors: Black, Brindle, Red

Life expectancy: 12 – 16 years

500. Treeing Tennessee Brindle dog

The Treeing Tennessee Brindle dog is a breed of cur.

Height: Male: 46 – 61 cm (Adult, At the withers), Female: 41 – 56 cm (Adult, At the withers)

Weight: Male: 16 – 23 kg (Adult), Female: 14 – 18 kg (Adult)

Origin: United States

Temperament: Intelligent, Affectionate, Sensitive, Courageous

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

501. Treeing Walker Coonhound dog

The Treeing Walker Coonhound is a breed of hound descended from the English and American Foxhounds.

Height: Male: 56–69 cm, Female: 51–64 cm

Weight: Male: 23–32 kg, Female: 23–32 kg

Origin: United States

Temperament: Intelligent, Affectionate, Clever, Confident, Loving, Trainable

Colors: Black, White, Tri-color

Life expectancy: 12 – 13 years

502. Trigg Hound dog

503. Tweed Water Spaniel dog

504. Tyrolean Hound dog

Alphabet (V)

505. Vanjari Hound dog

506. Villano de Las Encartaciones dog

507. Vizsla dog

508. Villanuco de Las Encartaciones dog

509. Volpino Italiano dog

A Volpino Italiano dog is a spitz-type breed of dog originally from Italy.

Height: Female: 25–28 cm, Male: 27–30 cm

Weight: Female: 4.1–4.5 kg, Male: 4.5–5.4 kg

Origin: Italy

Colors: White, Black, Fawn, Honey (Color), Red, Champagne

Temperament: Affectionate, Lively, Active, Playful, Gay, Watchful

Alphabet (W)

510. Weimaraner dog

The Weimaraner dog is a large dog that was originally breed for hunting in the early 19th century.

Colors: Mouse-gray, Silver-gray, Silver

Temperament: Stubborn, Aloof, Intelligent, Steady, Energetic, Alert, Powerful, Fast

Height: Female: 59–63 cm, Male: 62–67 cm

Weight: Female: 25–35 kg, Male: 30–40 kg

Life expectancy: 11 – 14 years

511. Welsh Corgi, Cardigan dog

512. Welsh Corgi, Pembroke dog

513. Welsh Sheepdog

514. Welsh Springer Spaniel dog

515. Welsh Terrier dog

516. West Highland White Terrier dog

517. West Siberian Laika dog

518. Westphalian Dachsbracke dog

519. Wetterhoun dog

The Wetterhoun dog is a breed of dog traditionally used as a hunting dog for hunting small mammals and waterfowl in the province of Fryslan in the Netherlands. 

Weight: 25 – 35 kg (Adult)

Height: 55 – 59 cm (Adult, At the withers)

Origin: Friesland

Temperament: Stubborn, Reserved, Quiet

Colors: Black, Roan, Liver & White, Liver, Black & White

520. Whippet dog

The Whippet dog is a dog breed of medium size. They are a sighthound breed that originated in England, where they descended from Greyhounds. Whippets today still strongly resemble a smaller greyhound.

Weight: 6.8 – 14 kg (Adult)

Height: Female: 45–53 cm, Male: 48–56 cm

Litter size: 1–10 pups per litter, with the average being 6.1 pups

Temperament: Intelligent, Affectionate, Lively, Friendly, Quiet, Gentle

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

521. White Shepherd dog

522. Wirehaired Pointing Griffon dog

The Wirehaired Pointing Griffon is a dog breed used in hunting as a gundog.

Weight: Female: 23–27 kg, Male: 23–27 kg

Height: Female: 50–55 cm, Male: 55–60 cm

Temperament: Loyal, Vigilant, Gentle, Trainable, Proud

Colors: Liver, White & Chocolate, Grey & Tan, Orange & White, Grey & Brown, Chestnut

Life expectancy: 10 – 12 years

523. Wirehaired Vizsla dog

The Wirehaired Vizsla dog is a dog breed originating in Hungary. Wirehaired Vizslas are known as excellent hunting dogs, and also have a level personality making them suited for families.

Height: : 58 – 64 cm

Weight: 20 – 29 kg

Origin: Hungary

Alphabet (X)

524. Xiasi Dog

525. Xoloitzcuintli dog

The Xoloitzcuintle dog breed, or Xolo, also known as the Mexican hairless dog, is one of several breeds of hairless dog. It is found in toy, miniature, and standard sizes.

Weight: 4 – 20 kg

Origin: Mexico

Temperament: Intelligent, Cheerful, Alert, Companionable, Protective, Calm

Colors: Black, Brindle, Fawn, Dark Brown, Copper & White, Bronz

Life expectancy: 12 – 15 years

Alphabet (Y)

526. Yakutian Laika dog

527. Yorkshire Terrier dog

The Yorkshire Terrier dog is a small dog breed of terrier type, developed during the 19th century in Yorkshire, England. Ideally, its maximum size is 7 pounds. A popular companion dog

Height: Male: 18 – 23 cm (Adult, At Shoulder)

Origin: England

Temperament: Intelligent, Bold, Independent, Confident, Courageous

Colors: Blue & Tan, Black & Tan, Black & Gold, Blue & Gold

Life expectancy: 13 – 16 years

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