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    • Japanese
    • Chin

    Toy GroupAKC recognized in 1888.8-11 inches tall at shoulder.

    Companion dog.
  1. Keeshond

    Non-Sporting GroupAKC recognized in 1930. 17-18 inches tall at shoulder.

    Barge dog; companion.
    • Kerry
    • Blue Terrier

    Terrier GroupAKC recognized in 1922.Ideal size 18½ inches tall at shoulder; 33-40 lbsA black dog 18 months of age or older is disqualified.

    Farm dog; small game hunter; retriever
  2. Komondor

    Working GroupAKC recognized in 1937.From 25½ inches tall at shoulder, 80 lbs and up.Blue eyes and flesh-colored nose disqualified.

    Livestock guard dog.
  3. Kuvasz

    • Working GroupAKC recognized in 1931.26-30 inches tall at shoulder; 70-115 lbs.From Turkish "kawasz," meaning "armed
    • guard of the nobility."

    Livestock guard dog.
    • Labrador
    • Retriever

    Sporting GroupAKC recognized in 1917.Avg. 55-75 lbs.

    Companion; Water dog
    • Lakeland
    • Terrier

    Terrier GroupAKC recognized in 1934.Ideal size 14½ inches tall at shoulder; 17lbs .

    Vermin hunter.
    • Lhasa
    • Apso

    Non-Sporting GroupAKC recognized in 1935.10-11 inches tall at shoulder; 12-18 lbs.

    Companion; watchdog
    • Longhaired
    • Dachshund

    Hound GroupAKC recognized in 1885.Standard 16-32 lbs; Miniature 11 lbs and under.

    Badger hunter, family companion
  4. Löwchen

    Non-Sporting GroupAKC recognized in 1996.Ideal size: 12-14 inches tall at shoulder.

    Companion Dog.
  5. Maltese

    Toy GroupAKC recognized in 1888.Under 7 lbs; 4-6 lbs preferred.

    Companion dog.
    • Manchester
    • Terrier

    Terrier & Toy GroupsAKC recognized in 1886 (Toy) and 1887 (Standard).Standard: 12-22 lbs, Toy: up to 12 lbs.

    Vermin Hunter.
  6. Mastiff

    Working GroupAKC recognized in 1885.M/F - Min. 30/27½ inches tall at shoulder.

    Guard dog.
    • Miniature
    • Bull Terrier

    Terrier GroupAKC recognized in 1991.10-14 inches tall at shoulder.

    Vermin hunter, watchdog
    • Miniature
    • Pinscher

    Toy GroupAKC recognized in 1925.10-12½ inches tall at shoulder.

    Rat hunter.
    • Miniature
    • Schnauzer

    Terrier GroupAKC recognized in 1926. (confirm)12-14 inches tall at shoulder.

    Rat catcher; guard dog
    • Neapolitan
    • Mastiff

    • Working GroupAKC recognized in 2004.24-31 inches tall at shoulder; M/F Avg. weight 150/110
    • lbs.

    Guard and protection dog
  7. Newfoundland

    Working GroupAKC recognized in 1886.26-28 inches tall at shoulder; 100-150 lbs.

    Multipurpose dog; water rescue.
    • Norfolk
    • Terrier

    Terrier GroupAKC recognized in 1979.Approx. 9-10 inches tall at shoulder; 11-12 lbs.

    Vermin hunter.
    • Norwegian
    • Buhund

    Herding GroupAKC recognized in 2009.16-18½ inches tall at shoulder; 26-40 lbs.

    Sheep herder; livestock guardian; general farm dog.
    • Norwegian
    • Elkhound

    • Hound GroupAKC recognized in 1913.Ideal size 19½ - 20½ inches tall at shoulder; 48-55
    • lbs.

    Elk hunter.
    • Norwich
    • Terrier

    • Terrier GroupAKC recognized in 1936.Ideal should not exceed 10 inches tall at shoulder;
    • approx. 12 lbs.

    Vermin hunter.
    • Nova
    • Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever

    Sporting GroupAKC recognized in 2003. 17-21 inches tall at shoulder.

    Water dog.
    • Old
    • English Sheepdog

    Herding GroupAKC recognized in 1888.21 inches tall and upward at the shoulder.

    Sheep/cattle driver
  8. Otterhound

    • Hound GroupAKC recognized in 1909.M/F - Approx. 27/24 inches tall at shoulder; 115/80
    • lbs.

    Otter hunter.
  9. Papillon

    Toy GroupAKC recognized in 1915.8-11 inches tall at shoulder.

    Companion dog.
    • Parson
    • Russell Terrier

    Terrier GroupAKC recognized in 1997.Ideal size 13-14 inches tall at shoulder; 13-17 lbs.

    Fox hunter.
  10. Pekingese

    Toy GroupAKC recognized in 1906.Weigh less than 14 pounds.

    Watchdog, canine companion
    • Pembroke
    • Welsh Corgi

    Herding GroupAKC recognized in 1934.10-12 inches tall at shoulder.

    Cattle driver; all-purpose farm dog.
    • Petit
    • Basset Griffon Vendéen

    Hound GroupAKC recognized in 1990.13-15 inches tall at shoulder.

    Hare/rabbit hunter.
    • Pharaoh
    • Hound

    Hound GroupAKC recognized in 1983.21-25 inches tall at shoulder.

    Rabbit hunter.
  11. Plott

    Hound GroupAKC recognized in 2006.20-25 inches tall at shoulder; 40-60 lbs.

    Wild boar/bear hunter
  12. Pointer

    Sporting GroupAKC recognized in 1884. 23-28 inches tall at shoulder; 44-75 lbs.

    Gundog.
    • Polish
    • Lowland Sheepdog

    Herding GroupAKC recognized in 2001.Ideal size: 17-20 inches tall at shoulder.Blue or yellow (bird-of-prey) eyes disqualifies.

    Sheep herder.
  13. Pomeranian

    Toy GroupAKC recognized in 1888.Ideal weight 4-6 lbs.

    Bred down from sled and herding dogs, companion.
    • Poodle
    • - Continental Clip

    Non-Sporting Group (Standard and Miniature)Toy (Toy) GroupAKC recognized in 1887.Standard: over 15 inches tall at shoulderMiniature: over 10 but under 15 inchesToy: 10 inches or under.

    Water retriever, companion.
    • Poodle
    • - Sporting Clip

    Non-Sporting Group (Standard and Miniature)AKC recognized in 1887.Standard: over 15 inches tall at shoulderMiniature: over 10 but under 15 inchesToy: 10 inches or under.

    Water retriever, companion
    • Portuguese
    • Water Dog

    Working GroupAKC recognized in 1983.Ideal size: 35-60 lbs; 17-23 tall inches at shoulder.

    Fisherman’s working companion; family pet.
  14. Pug

    Toy GroupAKC recognized in 1885.Weighting between 14-18 lbs.

    Companion dog
  15. Puli

    Herding GroupAKC recognized in 1936.Ideal size: 16-17 inches tall at shoulder.

    Sheep herder; driver; watchdog
    • Pyrenean
    • Shepherd (Rough-Faced)

    Herding GroupAKC recognized in 2009.15-21 inches tall at shoulder.

    Livestock herder.
    • Pyrenean
    • Shepherd (Smooth Faced)

    Herding GroupAKC recognized in 2009.15-21 inches tall at shoulder.

    Livestock herder.
    • Redbone
    • Coonhound

    Hound GroupAKC recognized in 2009.21-27 inches tall at shoulder.

    Raccoon hunter; small/large game hunter
    • Rhodesian
    • Ridgeback

    Hound GroupAKC recognized in 1955.24-27 inches tall at shoulder; 70-85 lbs.

    Lion hunter; guard dog.
  16. Rottweiler

    Working GroupAKC recognized in 1931.22-27 inches tall at shoulder.

    Guard dog; cattle driver
    • Saint
    • Bernard (short-haired)

    Working GroupAKC recognized in 1885.25½ - 27½ inches tall at shoulder; 130-180 lbs.Long-haired type completely resembles short-haired

    Avalanche rescue
  17. Saluki

    Hound GroupAKC recognized in 1929.23-28 inches tall at shoulder; females are smaller.

    Gazelle hunter.
  18. Samoyed

    Working GroupAKC recognized in 1906.19-23½ inches tall at shoulder.

    Reindeer herder; Sled dog; Multi-purpose dog.
  19. Schipperke

    Non-Sporting GroupAKC recognized in 1904.Ideal size: 10-13 inches tall at shoulder.No tail is visually discernible (tailless).

    Watchdog; companion
    • Scottish
    • Deerhound

    Hound GroupAKC recognized in 1886.Ranging in size from 75-110 lbs.

    Deer hunter.
    • Scottish
    • Terrier

    Terrier GroupAKC recognized in 1885.Ideal: 10 inches tall at shoulder; 18-22 lbs.

    Fox/vermin hunter.
    • Sealyham
    • Terrier

    Terrier GroupAKC recognized in 1911.Ideal: 10½ inches tall at shoulder; approx. 24 lbs.

    Badger/otter/fox hunter.
    • Shetland
    • Sheepdog

    Herding GroupAKC recognized in 1911.13-16 inches tall at shoulder.

    Sheep herder, farm dog
    • Shiba
    • Inu

    Non-Sporting GroupAKC recognized in 1992.13½ - 16½ inches tall at shoulder; 17-23 lbs.

    Bird/Small game hunter
    • Shih
    • Tzu

    Toy GroupAKC recognized in 1969.8-11 inches tall at shoulder; 9-16 lbs.

    Companion, house pet.
    • Siberian
    • Husky

    Working GroupAKC recognized in 1930.20-23½ inches tall at shoulder; 35-60 lbs.

    Sled dog.
    • Silky
    • Terrier

    Toy GroupAKC recognized in 1959.9-10 inches tall at shoulder; approx. 10 lbs.

    Vermin hunter.
    • Skye
    • Terrier

    Terrier GroupAKC recognized in 1887.Ranging in size between 35 to 45 lbs.Rare breed. Fiercely loyal.

    Vermin hunter.
    • Smooth
    • Dachshund

    Hound GroupAKC recognized in 1885.Standard 16-32 lbs; Miniature 11 lbs and under.

    Badger hunter, family companion
    • Smooth
    • Fox Terrier

    • Terrier GroupAKC recognized in 1885.Should not exceed 15½ inches tall at shoulder & 18
    • lbs.

    Vermin hunter
    • Soft
    • Coated Wheaten Terrier

    Terrier GroupAKC recognized in 1973.17-19 inches tall at shoulder; 30-40 lbs.

    Small game hunter; farm dog.
    • Spinone
    • Italiano

    Sporting GroupAKC recognized in 2000.22-27 inches tall at shoulder.

    Hunting dog
    • Staffordshire
    • Bull Terrier

    Terrier GroupAKC recognized in 1975.14-16 inches tall at shoulder; 24-38 lbs.

    Game sports
    • Standard
    • Schnauzer

    Working GroupAKC recognized in 1904.17½ - 19½ inches tall at shoulder.

    Rat catcher; guard dog.
    • Sussex
    • Spaniel

    Sporting GroupAKC recognized in 188413-15 inches tall at shoulder; 35-45 lbs.

    Hunting dog
    • Swedish
    • Vallhund

    Herding GroupAKC recognized in 2007.11½ - 13½ inches tall at shoulder.

    Cattle/sheep herder.
    • Tibetan
    • Mastiff

    Working GroupAKC recognized in 2006. Minimum of 24-26 inches tall at shoulder.

    Family and property guardian
    • Tibetan
    • Spaniel

    Non-Sporting GroupAKC recognized in 1983.Ideal: 10 inches tall at shoulder; 9-15 lbs.

    Watchdog; companion.
    • Tibetan
    • Terrier

    Non-Sporting GroupAKC recognized in 1973.14-17 inches tall at shoulder; 18-30 lbs.

    Companion; multi-purpose utility dog
    • Toy
    • Fox Terrier

    Toy GroupAKC recognized in 2003.8-11 inches tall at shoulder.

    Watchdog, companion dog.
  20. Vizsla

    Sporting GroupAKC recognized in 1960.Avg. 21-24 inches tall at shoulder.

    Hunting dog, family companion
  21. Weimaraner

    Sporting GroupAKC recognized in 1943.Avg. 23-27 inches tall at shoulder.

    Hunting dog, family companion
    • Welsh
    • Springer Spaniel

    Sporting GroupAKC recognized in 1914.Ideal: 17-19 inches tall at shoulder.

    Hunting dog.
    • Welsh
    • Terrier

    Terrier GroupAKC recognized in 1888.Ideal size approximately 20 lbs.

    Fox hunter.
    • West
    • Highland White Terrier

    Terrier GroupAKC recognized in 1908.Ideal: 10-11 inches tall at shoulder.

    Vermin hunter, family companion.
  22. Whippet

    Hound GroupAKC recognized in 1888.18-22 inches tall at shoulder.

    Race dog; rabbit courser
    • Wire
    • Fox Terrier

    Terrier GroupAKC recognized in 1885.15½ inches tall at shoulder; 18 lbs.

    Vermin hunter.
    • Wirehaired
    • Dachshund

    Hound GroupAKC recognized in 1885.Standard 16-32 lbs; Miniature 11 lbs and under.

    Badger hunter, family companion
    • Wirehaired
    • Pointing Griffon

    Sporting GroupAKC recognized in 1887.20-24 inches tall at shoulder.

    Water retriever; pointer.
    • Yorkshire
    • Terrier

    Toy GroupAKC recognized in 1885.Ranging in size from 4-7 lbs.

    Companion, ratter.

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