The A-Z of Dog Breeds

The dog breeds on Petlist have been broken down alphabetically to make it easier for you to find information on the breed you are looking for. Simply select a letter to view the breed information available.


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The Affenpinscher has a coat of shaggy hair, which... find out more

Afghan Hound

A very sweet, loyal and affectionate breed, the Af... find out more

Airedale Terrier

The Airedale Terrier is very loyal, and can be a j... find out more


The Akita requires significant grooming with a fir... find out more

Alaskan Malamute

Extraordinarily loyal, intelligent, and friendly. ... find out more

American Eskimo

Commonly referred to as the Eskie, this breed is c... find out more

American Foxhound

A sleek and athletic breed, the American Foxhound ... find out more

American Staffordshire Terrier

The American Staffordshire Terrier has a very even... find out more

American Water spaniel

The American Water Spaniel is a medium sized dog. ... find out more

Anatolian Shepherd Dog

The Anatolian Shepherd requires brushing once a we... find out more

Australian Cattle Dog

An extremely intelligent, loyal, and affectionate ... find out more

Australian shepherd

The Australian Shepherd has a striking and varied ... find out more

Australian Terrier

The Australian Terrier is a double coat breed. The... find out more


The Basenji is much like a cat being very clean an... find out more

Basset Hound

Affectionate, lazy, devoted, quiet, and peaceful, ... find out more


The Beagle is an all around happy dog that makes a... find out more

Bearded collie

An enthusiastic, affectionate, and loving breed, t... find out more

Bedington Terrier

This well-balanced breed is mild and gentle, never... find out more

Belgian Malinois

This shorthaired breed is relatively easy to groom... find out more

Belgian Sheepdog

Attentive, alert, loving, and smart, the Belgian S... find out more

Belgian Tervuren

Belgian Tervurens are exceedingly loyal and deeply... find out more

Bernese Mountain

The Bernese Mountain Dog is commonly referred to a... find out more

Bichon Frise

The Bichon Frise is lively and animated. They ador... find out more

Black and Tan Coonhound

This breed is highly intelligent, loyal, obedient,... find out more

Black Russian Terrier

Weekly grooming with a brush and comb is required.... find out more


The Bloodhound doesn't require much grooming coat ... find out more

Border Collie

This breed is intelligent, responsive, and devoted... find out more

Border Terrier

Friendly and playful, the Border Terrier is very a... find out more


The Borzoi is relatively easy to groom. They need ... find out more

Boston Terrier

The Boston Terrier is compact, sturdy, and small b... find out more


The Boxers tight, short coat requires minimal groo... find out more


The Briard has a long double coat. The outer coat ... find out more


Silky, feathered beautiful coat is medium length a... find out more

Brussels Griffon

Cheerful, friendly, and sometimes moody, this bree... find out more

Bull Terrier

The coat of the Bull Terrier should always be shor... find out more


The coat of the Bulldog is close, straight, short,... find out more


Having a great coat for weather protection, the ha... find out more

Cairn Terrier

This breed is spirited and restless, always seekin... find out more

Canaan Dog

Considered to be a Primitive breed, the Canaan Dog... find out more

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel has a coat of si... find out more


The Chihuahua requires minimal grooming. The Smoot... find out more

Chinese Crested

A devoted family member, the Chinese Crested is ge... find out more

Chinese Shar-Pei

Alert and confident, the Chinese Shar-Pei makes a ... find out more

Chow Chow

The Chow Chow has an abundant and profuse double c... find out more

Clumber Spaniel

Of the hunting breeds, the Clumber Spaniel is the ... find out more

Cocker Spaniel

Cocker Spaniels are intelligent and very loyal dog... find out more


The Collie has a very even and well-mannered tempe... find out more

Curly coated Retriever

The Curly Coated Retriever breed requires minimal ... find out more


Dachshunds are a very clownish breed and can be ve... find out more


The Dalmatian has a hard, smooth, short and dense ... find out more

Dandie Dinmont Terrier

Regular brushing is necessary for this longhaired ... find out more

Doberman Pinscher

Muscular, elegant, and graceful, the Doberman Pins... find out more

English Cocker Spaniel

This dog gets along very well with other dogs, fam... find out more

English Setter

Enthusiastic and mild mannered, English Setters do... find out more

English Springer Spaniel

The English Springer Spaniel has a coat that is of... find out more

English Toy Spaniel

The English Toy Spaniel requires regular brushing ... find out more

Field Spaniel

A well-balanced, medium-sized breed, the Field Spa... find out more

Finnish Spitz

Active and friendly, lively and eager, faithful, b... find out more

Flat-coated Retriever

The Flat Coated Retriever does require quite a bit... find out more

French Bulldog

This hilarious little dog makes a wonderful playma... find out more

German Pinscher

The strong, smooth, glossy coat requires little gr... find out more

German Shepherd Dog

The German Shepherd is a breed of classic beauty a... find out more

German Wirehaired Pointer

This is a breed that is extremely affectionate and... find out more

Giant Schnauzer

The Giant Schnauzer requires weekly brushing and c... find out more

Glen of Imaal Terrier

The Glen of Imaal Terrier is quite easy to groom. ... find out more

Golden Retriever

Golden Retrievers are loveable, polite, and highly... find out more

Gordon Setter

This breed is polite, affectionate, and cheerful. ... find out more

Great Dane

Combing and brushing the short coat of this breed ... find out more

Great Pyrenees

The Great Pyrenees has a beautiful solid white dou... find out more

Greater Swiss Mountain

Dedicated, faithful, and loving, the Greater Swiss... find out more


The Greyhound has a very short coat that does not ... find out more


The Harrier requires a minimal amount of grooming.... find out more


The Havanese require brushing and combing a minimu... find out more

Ibizan Hound

The Ibizan Hound should be socialized properly as ... find out more

Irish Setter

The Irish Setter is affectionate, loving, and sens... find out more

Irish Terrier

The Irish Terrier is medium in size and well balan... find out more

Irish Water Spaniel

Irish Water Spaniels are highly intelligent, confi... find out more

Irish Wolfhound

Affectionate, sweet natured, and well mannered, th... find out more

Italian Greyhound

The Italian Greyhound is very dependent and does n... find out more

Japanese Chin

Japanese Chins are a fine-boned, dainty breed with... find out more


The Keeshond is highly intelligent and affectionat... find out more

Kerry Blue Terrier

Can be somewhat dog aggressive, but should be soci... find out more


The Komondor has a long and soft white coat that s... find out more


The Kuvasz should be brushed on a regular basis al... find out more

Labrador Retriever

The Labrador Retriever is medium in size, strong, ... find out more

Lakeland Terrier

The Lakeland Terrier has a thick double coat makin... find out more

Lhasa Apso

The Lhasa Apso displays a dual temperament. They a... find out more


The Lowchen has a soft and silky coat texture. It ... find out more


The Maltese coat requires daily brushing and combi... find out more

Manchester Terrier

The Manchester Terrier has a short, dense, glossy,... find out more


A massive, muscular, and powerful dog, the Mastiff... find out more

Miniature Bull Terrier

Lively, friendly, yet protective, this breed can b... find out more

Miniature Pinscher

This breed needs proper exercise, as they are very... find out more

Miniature Schnauzer

The Miniature Schnauzer has a hard and wiry outer ... find out more

Neapolitan Mastiff

The Neapolitan Mastiff is a very loyal guardian an... find out more


The Newfoundland requires daily brushing. The unde... find out more

Norfolk Terrier

The Norfolk Terrier is busy and curious. They are ... find out more

Norwegian Elkhound

The Norwegian Elkhound is hardy, well-built, and p... find out more

Norwich Terrier

The Norwich Terrier is loyal, active, curious, and... find out more

Nova Scotia Duck Tolling

The double coat on the Toller should be brushed al... find out more

Old English Sheepdog

The Old English Sheepdog has a rather long double ... find out more


Making a good house pet, this dog does very well w... find out more


The Papillon is a moderate shedder. Therefore, the... find out more

Parson Russell Terrier

Regular brushing and combing is recommended. Bathi... find out more


The Pekingese requires diligent daily brushing to ... find out more

Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen

A compact, hardy, vivacious, and bold breed, the P... find out more

Pharaoh Hound

Doing well in running and obedience sports, the Ph... find out more

Plott Hound

The Plott Hound requires minimal grooming. Occasio... find out more


A very even-tempered and alert dog that generally ... find out more

Polish Lowland Sheepdog

The Polish Lowland Sheepdog is a double coat breed... find out more


In addition to grooming it is important for Pomera... find out more


One of the most popular breeds in the world, the P... find out more

Portuguese Cao de

The Portuguese Water Dog has a little to no sheddi... find out more


Grooming wise, the Pug does not require much maint... find out more


The Puli has a very unique coat. The coat is fairl... find out more

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Average shedding, the Rhodesian Ridgeback is easy ... find out more


The Rottweiler has a short and glossy coat that is... find out more

Saint Bernard

The Saint Bernard is extremely loyal and friendly.... find out more


The Saluki breed come in two different coat variet... find out more


This is a very peaceful breed that tends to be ver... find out more


Combing or brushing with a firm bristle brush shou... find out more

Scottish Deerhound

The Wiry coat of the Scottish Deerhound should be ... find out more

Scottish Terrier

The Scottish Terrier exudes a bold and dignified m... find out more

Sealyham Terrier

The Sealyham Terrier requires professional trimmin... find out more

Shetland Sheepdog

Regular brushing is necessary to keep the coat smo... find out more

Shiba Inu

This agile breed is playful and energetic. Lively,... find out more

Shih Tzu

The Shih Tzu has a long, dense, and abundant doubl... find out more

Siberian Husky

The Siberian Husky has an affectionate, gentle, an... find out more

Silky Terrier

The Silky Terrier is generally happy and loves to ... find out more

Skye Terrier

The Skye Terrier is polite, elegant, spunky, and b... find out more

Soft coated Wheaten Terrier

A happy, well-balanced and friendly terrier, the W... find out more

Spinone Italiano

The Spinone Italiano has a thick, wire-haired coat... find out more

Staffordshire Bull Terrier

Often referred to as the Staffie, this muscular an... find out more

Standard Schnauzer

The Standard Schnauzer has highly developed senses... find out more

Sussex Spaniel

The Sussex Spaniel has a flat and usually dark col... find out more

Tibetan Mastiff

The Tibetan Mastiff has very little dog odor, but ... find out more

Tibetan Spaniel

Commonly referred to as the "Tibbie", this breed i... find out more

Tibetan Terrier

An ancient breed, the Tibetan Terrier is credited ... find out more

Toy Fox Terrier

The coat of the Toy Fox Terrier is smooth to the t... find out more


The Vizsla is classified as a rare breed. They ori... find out more


The Weimaraner is happy and cheerful, highly intel... find out more

Welsh Springer Spaniel

The Welsh Springer Spaniel has a coat that is natu... find out more

Welsh Terrier

Intelligent, sweet, lively, and eager to please, t... find out more

West Highland White Terrier

The West Highland White Terrier is a double coat b... find out more


The Whippet has a short, tight, and smooth coat. F... find out more

Wire Fox Terrier

The Wire Fox Terrier does require much grooming, h... find out more

Wirehaired Pointing Griffon

A lively and agile breed, the Wirehaired Pointing ... find out more

Yorkshire Terrier

The Yorkshire Terrier's coat requires daily groomi... find out more