Dog Breeds That Start With D

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 21 dog breeds start with the letter D. The list includes dog breeds that are pure breeds, cross-breeds, mixed breeds and natural breeds all starting with the letter D. Be sure to view all dog breeds so you don't miss out!

Dachshund Dog Breed Information and Photos

Dachshund

The dachshundis a short-legged, long-bodied, hound-type dog breed. The standard size dachshund was developed to scent, chase, and flush out badgers and other burrow-dwelling animals, while the...

Dalmatian Dog Breed Information and Photos

Dalmatian

The Dalmatian is a large dog breed with famous black spots along it's white coat. The history of the Dalmatian originates in Croatia and its historical region of Dalmatia. Dalmatian's are one of...

Dandie Dinmont Terrier Dog Breed Information and Photos

Dandie Dinmont Terrier

A Dandie Dinmont Terrier is a small Scottish breed of dog in the terrier family. The breed has a very long body, short legs, and a distinctive "top-knot" of hair on the head. A character in Sir...

Danish Broholmer Dog Breed Information and Photos

Danish 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...

Deutsch Drahthaar Dog Breed Information and Photos

Deutsch Drahthaar

The German Wirehaired Pointer is a medium to large-sized griffon type breed of dog developed in the 19th century in Germany for hunting. It became a leading gun dog in Germany in the later part of...

Deutsche Bracke Dog Breed Information and Photos

Deutsche Bracke

The German Houndis a breed of dog originating in Westphalia, a region of Germany. The German Hound is of the scenthound type, used for hunting both large and small game. The breed is normally...

Deutscher Wachtelhund Dog Breed Information and Photos

Deutscher Wachtelhund

The German Spaniel, also known as the Deutscher Wachtelhund, is a breed of dog that was developed in Germany around 1890, and is used as a hunting dog. Descended from the old German breed, the...

Dingo Dog Breed Information and Photos

Dingo

The dingois a wild dog found in Australia. Its exact ancestry is debated, but dingoes are generally believed to be descended from semi-domesticated dogs from East or South Asia, which returned to a...

Doberman Pinscher Dog Breed Information and Photos

Doberman Pinscher

The Doberman Pinscher, or Dobermann, or Doberman, is a medium-large breed of domestic dog originally developed around 1890 by Karl Friedrich Louis Dobermann, a tax collector from Germany. The...

Docker Dog Breed Information and Photos

Docker

The Docker is not a purebred dog. A Docker is a mix breed dog created when breeders combine a Dachshund and a Cocker Spaniel. These hybrids dogs will have traits from both of their parent breeds...

Dogo Argentino Dog Breed Information and Photos

Dogo Argentino

The Dogo Argentino, also known as the Argentine Mastiff, is a large, white, muscular dog that was developed in Argentina primarily for the purpose of big-game hunting, including wild boar; the...

Dogue de Bordeaux Dog Breed Information and Photos

Dogue de Bordeaux

The Dogue de Bordeaux, Bordeaux Mastiff, French Mastiff or Bordeauxdog is a large French Mastiff breed—and one of the most ancient French dog breeds. A typical brachycephalic molossoid type breed,...

Dorgi Dog Breed Information and Photos

Dorgi

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...

Doxie-Pin Dog Breed Information and Photos

Doxie-Pin

This is a list of common dog crossbreeds.

Doxiepoo Dog Breed Information and Photos

Doxiepoo

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...

Drentse Patrijshond Dog Breed Information and Photos

Drentse Patrijshond

The Drentsche Patrijshond is a versatile spaniel-type hunting dog from the Dutch province of Drenthe. Called the Dutch Partridge Dogin English, approximately 5,000 dogs are registered with the...

Drever Dog Breed Information and Photos

Drever

The Drever is a breed of dog, a short-legged scenthound from Sweden used for hunting deer and other game. The Drever is descended from the Westphalian Dachsbracke, a type of German hound called...

Dumfriesshire Hound Dog Breed Information and Photos

Dumfriesshire Hound

Dumfriesshire Black and Tan Foxhounds were a pack of foxhounds kennelled at Glenholm Kennels, Kettleholm, near Lockerbie until they were disbanded in 2001. They were established by Sir John...

Dunker Dog Breed Information and Photos

Dunker

A Dunker, also known as the Norwegian Hound, is a medium-sized breed of dog from Norway. It was bred by Wilhelm Dunker to be a scenthound by crossing a Russian Harlequin Hound with dependable...

Dutch Shepherd Dog Dog Breed Information and Photos

Dutch Shepherd Dog

The Dutch Shepherd is a herding dog of Dutch origin. They were used by shepherds and farmers who needed a versatile dog, with few demands, and a dog that was able to adapt to a harsh and meager...

Dutch Smoushond Dog Breed Information and Photos

Dutch Smoushond

The Dutch Smoushondis a small breed of dog, descended from a type of terrier-like dog kept in stables to eliminate rats and mice in Germany and the Netherlands. They are considered to be related to...