Dog Breeds That Start With I

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

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Ibizan Hound

The Ibizan Houndis a lean, agile dog of the hound family. There are two hair types of the breed: smooth and wire. The more commonly seen type is the smooth. Some consider there to be a third type,...

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Icelandic Sheepdog

The Icelandic Sheepdog is a breed of dog of spitz type originating from the dogs brought to Iceland by the Vikings. It is of similar type to the Norwegian Buhund, the Shetland Sheepdog and the...

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Indian Spitz

The Indian Spitz is a spitz-type dog breed belonging to the Utility Dog group. It is very similar to the German Spitz in appearance but is roughly 1.5-2.5 inches shorter at the withers and weighs...

Irish Red and White Setter Dog Breed Information and Photos

Irish Red and White Setter

The Irish Red and White Setteris a breed of dog, more specifically a setter. As with all the setters and the Pointer, it is classified as a gundog in the UK and is included in the sporting group in...

Irish Setter Dog Breed Information and Photos

Irish Setter

The Irish Setteris a setter, a breed of gundog, and family dog. The term Irish Setter is commonly used to encompass the show-bred dog recognised by the American Kennel Club as well as the...

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Irish Staffordshire Bull Terrier

The American Pit Bull Terrieris a dog breed. It is a medium-sized, solidly-built, short-haired dog whose early ancestors came from the British Isles. When compared with the English Staffordshire...

Irish Terrier Dog Breed Information and Photos

Irish Terrier

The Irish Terrieris a dog breed from Ireland, one of many breeds of terrier. The Irish Terrier is considered one of the oldest terrier breeds. The Dublin dog show in 1873 was the first to provide a...

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Irish Water Spaniel

The Irish Water Spanielis a breed of dog that is the largest and one of the oldest of spaniels. The Irish Water Spaniel is one of the rarer breeds with the American Kennel Club in terms of...

Irish Wolfhound Dog Breed Information and Photos

Irish Wolfhound

The Irish Wolfhoundis a breed of domestic dog, specifically a very large sighthound from Ireland. The name originates from its purpose—wolf hunting with dogs—rather than from its appearance....

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Istrian Coarse-haired Hound

The Istrian Coarse-haired Houndis a dog breed from Croatia, developed in the mid-19th century for hunting fox and rabbit. It is a rough-coated scent hound still kept primarily as a hunting dog...

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Istrian Shorthaired Hound

The Istrian Shorthaired Houndis a breed of dog from Istria in Croatia, descended from a very old type of scenthound. The Istrian Shorthaired Hound is the slightly smaller counterpart to the longer...

Italian Greyhound Dog Breed Information and Photos

Italian Greyhound

The Italian Greyhoundis a small breed of dog of the sight hound type, sometimes called an "I.G." or an "Italian".

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Italian Hound

The Segugio Italiano is an Italian breed of dog of the scent hound family. It comes in both short-haired and wire-haired varieties. It is thought to be an ancient breed, descended in pre-Roman eras...