Dog Breeds That Start With B

With over 400 pure dog breeds in the world finding a dog breed can take time. That's why Pettium has made it easy to find the dog breed you're looking for by letter. Below is a list of 72 dog breeds start with the letter B. The list includes dog breeds that are pure breeds, cross-breeds, mixed breeds and natural breeds all starting with the letter B. Be sure to view all dog breeds so you don't miss out!

Bakharwal Dog Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bakharwal Dog

The Bakharwal Dog is an ancient working breed of dog found in the state of Jammu and Kashmir in India, where it has been bred for many centuries by the Bakarwal and Gujjar nomadic tribes as a...

Balkan Hound Dog Breed Information and Photos

Balkan Hound

The Serbian Hound, previously known as the Balkan Hound, is a pack hunting dog breed used in Serbia. It is red or tan with a black saddle, neck and cranium and red or tan face. Its head is flat and...

Bangkaew Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bangkaew

The Thai Bangkaew Dog is an Asian dog breed. It is a medium-sized spitz-type dog.

Barbado da Terceira Dog Breed Information and Photos

Barbado da Terceira

The Barbado da Terceira is a medium-sized dog, with a volumous and robust look. The Barbado da Terceira is the most recently recognized Portuguese breed. The Portuguese Kennel Clubrecognized it, on...

Barbet Dog Breed Information and Photos

Barbet

The Barbet is a dog breed that is a medium-sized French water dog. Barbet's are common family dogs outside of the United States. The breed name "barbet" comes from the French word barbe, which...

Basenji Dog Breed Information and Photos

Basenji

The Basenji is a breed of hunting dog. It was bred from stock that originated in central Africa. Most of the major kennel clubs in the English-speaking world place the breed in the Hound Group—more...

Bassador Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bassador

The Basador is a cross between two very different breeds, the Basset Hound and the Labrador Retriever. He is usually short and stocky and generally has a good-natured personality. His activity...

Basset Artesien Normand Dog Breed Information and Photos

Basset Artesien Normand

The Basset artésien normandis a short legged hound type dog developed in France. The word Basset refers to short legged hounds.

Basset Bleu de Gascogne Dog Breed Information and Photos

Basset Bleu de Gascogne

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. The breed originated in the Middle Ages, descended from the Grand...

Basset Fauve de Bretagne Dog Breed Information and Photos

Basset Fauve de Bretagne

The Basset Fauve de Bretagne is a short-legged hunting breed of dog of the scent hound type, originally from Brittany, a historical kingdom of France.

Basset Hound Dog Breed Information and Photos

Basset Hound

The Basset Hound is a short-legged breed of dog of the hound family, as well as one of six recognized Basset breeds in France. The Basset is a scent hound that was originally bred for the purpose...

Bavarian Mountain Hound Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bavarian Mountain Hound

The Bavarian Mountain Houndis 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...

Beagle Dog Breed Information and Photos

Beagle

The Beagle is a breed of small-sized hound, similar in appearance to the much larger foxhound. The Beagle is a scent hound, developed primarily for hunting hare. With a great sense of smell and...

Beagle Harrier Dog Breed Information and Photos

Beagle Harrier

The Beagle Harrier is a scenthound. It is a breed of dog originating from France.

Beaglier Dog Breed Information and Photos

Beaglier

The Beaglier is a designer breed, the offspring of a Beagle and a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. The Beaglier became particularly popular through crossbreeding programs in Australia during the...

Bearded Collie Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bearded Collie

The Bearded Collie, or Beardie, is a herding breed of dog once used primarily by Scottish shepherds, but now mostly a popular family companion. Bearded Collies have an average weight of 18–27...

Beauceron Dog Breed Information and Photos

Beauceron

The Beauceron is a guard dog and herding dog breed falling into the working dog category whose origins lie in the plains of Northern France. The Beauceron is also known as Berger de Beauceor Bas...

Bedlington Terrier Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bedlington Terrier

The Bedlington Terrier is a breed of small dog named after the mining town of Bedlington, Northumberland in North East England. Originally bred to hunt vermin in mines, the Bedlington Terrier has...

Belgian Griffon Dog Breed Information and Photos

Belgian Griffon

The Griffon Bruxellois or Brussels Griffon is a breed of toy dog, named for their city of origin: Brussels, Belgium. The Griffon Bruxellois may refer to three different breeds, the Griffon...

Belgian Shepherd Groenendael Dog Breed Information and Photos

Belgian Shepherd Groenendael

The Groenendaelis a variety of dog that is included in the Belgian Shepherd breed, but sometimes treated as a distinct breed. The Groenendael is recognized, either as a breed or a variety of the...

Belgian Shepherd Laekenois Dog Breed Information and Photos

Belgian Shepherd Laekenois

The Laekenois is a breed of dog, sometimes classified as a variety of the Belgian Shepherd rather than as a separate breed.. This breed is not fully recognized in the United States. However, they...

Belgian Shepherd Malinois Dog Breed Information and Photos

Belgian Shepherd Malinois

The Malinois is a medium-to-large breed of dog, sometimes classified as a variety of the Belgian Shepherd dog rather than as a separate breed. The name "Malinois" is derived from Malines, the...

Belgian Shepherd Tervuren Dog Breed Information and Photos

Belgian Shepherd Tervuren

The Tervuren, is named after a village in Belgium. Its classification varies, being classified under some breed standards as a breed in its own right, and in others as one of several acceptable...

Bergamasco Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bergamasco

The Bergamasco is also known as the Cane da Pastore Bergamasco. The Bergamasco is a breed of dog with its origins in the Italian Alps near Bergamo, where it was originally used as a herding dog....

Berger Blanc Suisse Dog Breed Information and Photos

Berger Blanc Suisse

The Berger Blanc Suisseis a breed of dog from Switzerland. It is of the same origins as the White Shepherd and the German Shepherd Dog, and has been recognized as a separate breed by the FCI.

Bernedoodle Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bernedoodle

A Bernedoodle is a crossbreed dog involving a poodle and a Bernese mountain dog. The crossbreed is known for its hypoallergenic properties. They are extremely smart, loyal and good natured. They...

Bernese Mountain Dog Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bernese Mountain Dog

The Bernese Mountain Dog, called in German the Berner Sennenhund, is a large-sized breed of dog, one of the four breeds of Sennenhund-type dogs from the Swiss Alps. The name Sennenhund is derived...

Bichon Frise Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bichon Frise

A Bichon Friseis a small breed of dog of the Bichon type. The Bichon Frise is a member of the Non-Sporting Group of dog breeds in the United States, and a member of the Toy Dog Group in the United...

Bichon Havanais Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bichon Havanais

The Havanese, a breed of Bichon type, is the national dog of Cuba, developed from the now extinct Blanquito de la Habana. The Blanquito descended from the also now extinct Bichon Tenerife. It is...

Bich-poo Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bich-poo

The Bich-poo is not a purebred dog. It is a cross between the Bichon Frise and the Poodle. A Bich-Poo is also known as Poochon, Bichpoo, Bichon Poodle. Most often the poodle is a toy or miniature...

Biewer Dog Breed Information and Photos

Biewer

The Biewer Yorkshire Terrier is a small dog breed of terrier type, developed during the 19th century in Yorkshire, England, to catch rats in clothing mills. The defining feature of the breed is its...

Black and Tan Coonhound Dog Breed Information and Photos

Black and Tan Coonhound

The Black and Tan Coonhound is a breed of dog. Developed in the United States from crosses between the Bloodhound and the Black and Tan Virginia Foxhound, this coonhound runs its game entirely by...

Black and Tan Virginia Foxhound Dog Breed Information and Photos

Black and Tan Virginia Foxhound

The Black And Tan Virginia Foxhound is an American dog breed and one of four foxhound breeds. In the 18th century it was crossbred with the Bloodhound, and gave rise to the Black and Tan Coonhound....

Black Forest Hound Dog Breed Information and Photos

Black Forest Hound

The Slovenský kopovis a medium-sized breed of hunting dog of the scenthound type. The breed originated in Slovakia, in Central Europe, and is bred for boar hunting. The name Black Forest Hound...

Black Mouth Cur Dog Breed Information and Photos

Black Mouth Cur

The Black Mouth Cur is a hunting and cattle dog that has its origins in the southeastern United States of America.

Black Norwegian Elkhound Dog Breed Information and Photos

Black Norwegian Elkhound

The Black Norwegian Elkhoundis a modern variant of the Grey Norwegian Elkhound. It is a small Spitz breed and is very rare outside the Nordic countries of Scandinavia. It is bred for the same...

Black Russian Terrier Dog Breed Information and Photos

Black Russian Terrier

The Black Russian Terrier, abbreviated as BRT, also known as the Tchiorny Terrieris a breed of dog created in USSR in Red StarKennel during the late 1940s and the early 1950s for use as...

Bloodhound Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bloodhound

The Bloodhound is a large scent hound, originally bred for hunting deer, wild boar, and since the Middle Ages for tracking people. Believed to be descended from hounds once kept at the Abbey of...

Blue Heeler Dog Breed Information and Photos

Blue Heeler

The 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...

Blue Lacy Dog Breed Information and Photos

Blue Lacy

The Lacy Dog or Blue Lacy Dog is a breed of working dog that originated in Texas in the mid-19th century. The Lacy was first recognized in 2001 by the Texas Senate. In Senate Resolution No. 436,...

Blue Picardy Spaniel Dog Breed Information and Photos

Blue Picardy Spaniel

The Blue Picardy Spanielis a breed of Spaniel originating in France, from the area around the mouth of the River Somme, around the start of the 20th century. It is descended from Picardy Spaniels...

Bluetick Coonhound Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bluetick Coonhound

The Bluetick Coonhound is a breed of Coonhound originating in the United States. The Bluetick Coonhound is known for its friendly persona, cold nose and deep bawl mouth. It is most commonly used as...

Boerboel Dog Breed Information and Photos

Boerboel

The Boerboel, also known as the South African Mastiff, is a large, Molosser-type breed from South Africa bred for the purpose of guarding the homestead. These dogs were bred as working farm dogs...

Bogle Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bogle

The Bogle, often spelled as “Boggle”, is a cross-breed of dog produced from a Boxer and Beagle parent. Bogle's are a strong, muscular, and athletic crossbreed that inherits its expressive face,...

Bohemian Shepherd Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bohemian Shepherd

The Bohemian Shepherd is a breed of dog also known as the Chodský pes or the Chodenhund. The Bohemian Shepherd is recognized nationally in Czech Republic but is not recognized by the FCI or any...

Border Collie Dog Breed Information and Photos

Border Collie

The Border Collie is a working and herding dog breed developed in the Anglo-Scottish border region for herding livestock, especially sheep. It was specifically bred for intelligence and...

Border Terrier Dog Breed Information and Photos

Border Terrier

The Border Terrier is a small, rough-coated breed of dog in the terrier group. Bred as a fox and vermin hunter, the Border Terrier shares ancestry with the Dandie Dinmont Terrier and the Bedlington...

Borzoi Dog Breed Information and Photos

Borzoi

The Borzoi, also called the Russian wolfhound, is a breed of domestic dog. Descended from dogs brought to Russia from central Asian countries, it is similar in shape to a greyhound, and is also a...

Bosanski Ostrodlaki Gonic Barak Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bosanski Ostrodlaki Gonic Barak

The Bosnian Coarse-haired Hound or Bosanski Oštrodlaki Gonič, also called the Barak, is a hunting dog breed developed in Bosnia. The breed is a scenthound, originally used to hunt large game. The...

Boston Terrier Dog Breed Information and Photos

Boston Terrier

The Boston Terrier is a breed of dog originating in the United States. This "American Gentleman" was accepted in 1893 by the American Kennel Club as a non-sporting breed. Color and markings are...

Bouvier des Flandres Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bouvier des Flandres

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

Boxer Dog Breed Information and Photos

Boxer

Boxing is a combat sport in which two people wearing protective gloves throw punches at each other for a predetermined set of time in a boxing ring. Amateur boxing is both an Olympic and...

Boxerdoodle Dog Breed Information and Photos

Boxerdoodle

Normally, poodles are strongly line bred, for a combination of traits such as size and coat colour. Poodle crossbreeds or poodle hybrids are the offspring of purebred poodles that have been...

Boykin Spaniel Dog Breed Information and Photos

Boykin Spaniel

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

Bracco Italiano Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bracco Italiano

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

Braque du Bourbonnais Dog Breed Information and Photos

Braque du Bourbonnais

The Braque du Bourbonnais is a breed of gundog, of rustic appearance, sometimes born with a short tail, with a coat ticked with liver or fawn.

Brat Dog Breed Information and Photos

Brat

The Brat is a cross between the Boston Terrier and the American Rat Terrier. As the names suggest, both parent pure breeds are American in origin, and working or hunting dogs in their lineages. The...

Brazilian Terrier Dog Breed Information and Photos

Brazilian Terrier

The Brazilian Terrier, commonly called Fox Paulistinha, is a breed of dog developed in Brazil. It is one of several terriers probably descended from the combining of the Fox Terrier with other...

Briard Dog Breed Information and Photos

Briard

The Briard is an ancient breed of large herding dog, originally from France. A Briard-type dog appears in Gaston Febus' Livre de chasse, written in the 14th century. According to legend, about the...

Briquet Dog Breed Information and Photos

Briquet

A Briquet is a breed of hunting dog originating in France. Prior to the first World War it was bred down in size by the Comte d’Elva from the Grand Griffon Vendéen, a descendant of the Canis...

Briquet Griffon Vendeen Dog Breed Information and Photos

Briquet Griffon Vendeen

A Briquet Griffon Vendéen is a breed of hunting dog originating in France. Prior to the first World War it was bred down in size by the Comte d’Elva from the Grand Griffon Vendéen, a descendant of...

Brittany Spaniel Dog Breed Information and Photos

Brittany Spaniel

The Brittany is a breed of gun dog bred primarily for bird hunting. Although it is often referred to as a Spaniel, the breed's working characteristics are more akin to those of a pointer or setter....

Broholmer Dog Breed Information and Photos

Broholmer

The Broholmer, also called the Danish Mastiff, is a large Molosser breed of dog from Denmark, recognized by the Danish Kennel Club and the Fédération Cynologique Internationale. It has been...

Brug Dog Breed Information and Photos

Brug

The Brug is a cross between the Brussels Griffon and the Pug. The Brug is a small dog, The Brussels Griffon is a Belgian breed dog and is often identified with two other breeds, the Griffon Beige...

Brussels Griffon Dog Breed Information and Photos

Brussels Griffon

The Griffon Bruxellois or Brussels Griffon is a breed of toy dog, named for their city of origin: Brussels, Belgium. The Griffon Bruxellois may refer to three different breeds, the Griffon...

Bugg Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bugg

The Bugg is a cross between the Pug and the Boston Terrier.

Bulgarian Shepherd Dog Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bulgarian Shepherd Dog

The Karakachan is a breed of dog that originated in Bulgaria as a mountain livestock guardian dog. Other names are Bulgarian Shepherd and Thracian Mollos. The dog is named after the Karakachans,...

Bull Arab Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bull Arab

The Bull Arab is an Australian dog. The Bull Arab was developed in the mid 1970s. Different breeds were crossed together to strive for the ultimate working dog. It is not yet a registry-recognised...

Bull-Boxer Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bull-Boxer

Crossbreed dogs or designer dogs are dogs which have been intentionally bred from two or more recognized dog breeds and not from dogs with no purebred ancestors, but have not been artificially bred...

Bulldog Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bulldog

The Bulldog is a medium-sized breed of dog commonly referred to as the English Bulldog or British Bulldog. Other Bulldog breeds include the American Bulldog, Old English Bulldog, Leavitt Bulldog,...

Bullmastiff Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bullmastiff

The Bullmastiff is a large-sized breed of domestic dog, with a solid build and a short muzzle. The Bullmastiff shares the characteristics of molosser dogs, and was originally developed by...

Bull Terrier Dog Breed Information and Photos

Bull Terrier

The Bull Terrier is a breed of dog in the terrier family. There is also a miniature version of this breed which is officially known as the Miniature Bull Terrier.