University of Illinois Extension

Dog Breeds

There are more than 300 breeds of dogs. Here are just a few of the most popular breeds in the U.S.

Basset Hound
Beagle
Boxer
Chihuahua
Collie
Dachshund
Dalmatian
German Shepherd
Great Dane
Golden Retriever
Labrador Retriever
Schnauzer
Poodle
Shihtzu
Yorkshire Terrier
American Shelter Dog