AKC Breeds by Group - Non-Sporting

Non-sporting dogs are a diverse group. Here are sturdy animals with as different personalities and appearances as the Chow Chow, Dalmatian, French Bulldog, and Keeshond. Talk about differences in size, coat, and visage! Some, like the Schipperke and Tibetan Spaniel are uncommon sights in the average neighborhood. Others, however, like the Poodle and Lhasa Apso, have quite a large following. The breeds in the Non-Sporting Group are a varied collection in terms of size, coat, personality and overall appearance.

  • American Eskimo DogAmerican Eskimo Dog
  • Bichon FriseBichon Frise
  • Boston TerrierBoston Terrier
  • BulldogBulldog
  • Chinese Shar-PeiChinese Shar-Pei
  • Chow ChowChow Chow
  • Coton de TulearCoton de Tulear
  • DalmatianDalmatian
  • Finnish SpitzFinnish Spitz
  • French BulldogFrench Bulldog
  • KeeshondKeeshond
  • Lhasa ApsoLhasa Apso
  • LöwchenLöwchen
  • Norwegian Lundehund Norwegian
  • PoodlePoodle
  • SchipperkeSchipperke
  • Shiba InuShiba Inu
  • Tibetan SpanielTibetan Spaniel
  • Tibetan TerrierTibetan Terrier
  • XoloitzcuintliXoloitzcuintli

Size of dogs not to scale