Dog Breeds That Start With P

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

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Panda Shepherd

The German Shepherdis a breed of medium to large-sized working dog that originated in Germany. The breed's officially recognized name is German Shepherd Dog in the English language, sometimes...

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Pariah Dog

In ecology, the term pariah dog refers to free-ranging dogs that occupy an ecological niche based on waste from human settlements. When used in this manner, the term describes a large percentage of...

Parson Russell Terrier Dog Breed Information and Photos

Parson Russell Terrier

The Parson Russell Terrier is a breed of small white terrier that was the original Fox Terrier of the 18th century. The breed is named after the person credited with the creation of this type of...

Patterdale Terrier Dog Breed Information and Photos

Patterdale Terrier

The Patterdale Terrier is an English breed of dog descended from the Northern terrier breeds of the early 20th century. The origins of the breed can be traced back to the Lake District,...

Pekingese Dog Breed Information and Photos

Pekingese

The Pekingeseis an ancient breed of toy dog, originating in China. They are called Lion Dogs due to their resemblance to Chinese guardian lions. The breed was favored by royalty of the Chinese...

Pembroke Welsh Corgi Dog Breed Information and Photos

Pembroke Welsh Corgi

The Pembroke Welsh Corgiis a cattle herding dog breed which originated in Pembrokeshire, Wales. It is one of two breeds known as a Welsh Corgi. The other is the Cardigan Welsh Corgi, and both...

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Perdiguero de Burgos

The Burgos Pointer, also called the Burgalese Pointer, is a breed of dog native to Spain. Originating from Castile, especially in the province of Burgos, this hardy breed is used for hunting and...

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Perdiguero Navarro

The Pachón Navarro is a Spanish hunting dogwhich has the unusual feature of a split or double nose. It was believed that this unusual nose gives it extra sensitivity to smells, a primary reason it...

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Perro Cimarron

The Cimarrón Uruguayois a breed of molosser type dog originating in Uruguay. The word cimarrón in Latin America is used to mean feral, referring to the breed's history. Other names by which it is...

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Perro de Pastor Mallorquin

The Majorca Shepherd Dogis a domesticated breed of dog, used in the Balearic Islands of Spain, both for guarding sheep and as a general purpose farm dog. It is a medium-sized dog with black fur or...

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Perro de Presa Canario

The Perro de Presa Canario, A.K.A. the Canary Mastiff, is a large Molosser-type dog breed originally bred for working livestock. The name of the breed is Spanish, means "Canarian catch dog", and is...

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Perro de Presa Mallorquin

Ca de Bou or Perro de Presa Mallorquin is a medium-to-large sized molossian-type breed of dog, with a strong, powerful, elongated build. The difference between the sexes is in the head, the...

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Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen

The Petit Basset Griffon Vendéen, or PBGV, is a breed of dog of the scent hound type, bred to trail hares in bramble-filled terrain of the Vendée district of France.

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Petit Bleu de Gascogne

The Petit Bleu de GascogneIs a breed of dog of the scenthound type, originating in France and used for hunting in packs. Today's breed is the descendant of a very old type of large hunting dog. The...

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Petit Brabancon

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...

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Petit Gascon Saintongeois

This page is about the breed of dog. For the type of cattle, see Gascon cattle. For type of language see Gascon language The Gascon Saintongeoisis a breed of dog of the scenthound type, recognised...

Pharaoh Hound Dog Breed Information and Photos

Pharaoh Hound

The Pharaoh Hound is a breed of dog and the national hound of Malta. Its native name is Kelb tal-Fenekin Maltese, which means "Rabbit dog". The dog is traditionally used for hunting rabbit in the...

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Picardy Spaniel

The Picardy Spaniel is a breed of dog developed in France for use as a gundog. It is related to the Blue Picardy Spaniel, and still has many similarities, but the Picardy Spaniel is the older of...

Pit Bull Terrier Dog Breed Information and Photos

Pit Bull Terrier

Pit bull is the common name for a type of dog. Formal breeds often considered in North America to be of the pit bull type include the American Pit Bull Terrier, American Staffordshire Terrier,...

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Plica

Plica may refer to: Plica, a genus of lizards Capillaria plica, a parasitic nematode Plica- term from sigillography A fold or crease, especially of skin or other tissue, from medieval Latin...

Plott Hound Dog Breed Information and Photos

Plott Hound

The Plott Hound is a large scent hound, originally bred for hunting boar.

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Plummer Terrier

The Plummer Terrier is a working terrier, and like all working terriers, it is a composite animal.

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Podenco Ibicenco

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,...

Pointer Dog Breed Information and Photos

Pointer

The Pointer, also known as the English Pointer, is a dog bred for hunting. The Pointer breed has been bred for hundreds of years to simply "point" their nose at birds and rabbits. The Pointer is a...

Poitevin Dog Breed Information and Photos

Poitevin

Poitevin may refer to: From or related to Poitou From or related to the town of Poitiers Poitevin, the language spoken in the Poitou Poitevin horse, a breed of draught horse from Poitou,...

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Polish Hound

The Polish Hound, commonly known as Ogar Polski, is a breed of hunting dog indigenous to Poland. The Polish Hound has a keen sense of smell. This heightened sense combined with the endurance needed...

Polish Lowland Sheepdog Dog Breed Information and Photos

Polish Lowland Sheepdog

The Polish Lowland Sheepdog, is a medium-sized, shaggy-coated, sheep dog breed native to Poland.

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Polish Tatra Sheepdog

The Polish Tatra Sheepdog is a breed of dog introduced into the Tatra Mountains of Southern Poland by Vlachianshepherds. Tatras are primarily considered livestock guardian dogs. Their instinct,...

Pomapoo Dog Breed Information and Photos

Pomapoo

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...

Pomeranian Dog Breed Information and Photos

Pomeranian

The Pomeranian is a dog breed also known as a Pom or Pom Pom. The breed is of the Spitz type that is named for the Pomerania region in Germany and Poland in Central Europe. The Pomeranian is...

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Pont-Audemer Spaniel

The Pont-Audemer Spaniel or Epagneul Pont-Audemer is a rare breed of French gundog. It originated in the nineteenth century from different breeds of water spaniels, and took more of a setter role...

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Poochin

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...

Poodle Dog Breed Information and Photos

Poodle

The poodle is a group of formal dog breeds, the Standard Poodle, Miniature Poodle and Toy Poodle. The Fédération Cynologique Internationale recognizes four sizes of one breed: standard, medium,...

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Poogle

Neopetsis a virtual pet website. Visitors can create accounts, own virtual pets, and buy virtual items for them using one of two virtual currencies, one of which can be earned within the site and...

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Poos

Poos is the surname of: Jacques Poos, Luxembourgian politician Omer Poos, American federal judge

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Poo-Shi

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...

Porcelaine Dog Breed Information and Photos

Porcelaine

The Porcelaine dog breed name originates from the breed's shining coat, which makes it look like a porcelain statuette. The Porcelaine is a breed of dog originating from France. It is believed to...

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Portuguese Podengo

The Portuguese Podengo is an ancient multi-sensory houndbreed of dog from Portugal. As a breed, the Podengo is divided into three size categories that are not interbred: small, mediumand large....

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Portuguese Pointer

A Portuguese Pointer,is a breed of dog developed as a gun dog. It is one of several pointing breeds and is mainly used in red-legged partridge hunting. The Portuguese pointerarose from the ancient...

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Portuguese Sheepdog

The Cão da Serra de Airesis a medium-sized breed of dog of the herding dog type, and is one of the indigenous regional dogs of Portugal. Called the Portuguese Sheepdog in English, the original name...

Portuguese Water Dog Dog Breed Information and Photos

Portuguese Water Dog

The Portuguese Water Dog is a breed of working dog as classified by the American Kennel Club. Portuguese Water Dogs are originally from the Portuguese region of the Algarve, from where the breed...

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Posavac Hound

The Posavac Houndis a breed of dog, originating as a hunting dog of the scenthound type. Croatia is the home country for the breed. The name translates into English as the Scenthound From The Sava...

Presa Canario Dog Breed Information and Photos

Presa Canario

The Perro de Presa Canario, A.K.A. the Canary Mastiff, is a large Molosser-type dog breed originally bred for working livestock. The name of the breed is Spanish, means "Canarian catch dog", and is...

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Pudelpointer

The Pudelpointer is a versatile hunting dog breed from Germany. It is a pointing breed that came from a cross between the German hunting poodleand the English Pointer.

Pug Dog Breed Information and Photos

Pug

The Pug is a breed of dog with a wrinkly, short-muzzled face, and curled tail. The breed has a fine, glossy coat that comes in a variety of colours, most often fawn or black, and a compact square...

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Pugairn

This is a list of common dog crossbreeds.

Pugalier Dog Breed Information and Photos

Pugalier

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...

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Pugapoo

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...

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Pugese

This is a list of common dog crossbreeds.

Puggle Dog Breed Information and Photos

Puggle

Puggle is the name for a crossbreed dog with a beagle parent and a pug parent. The name puggle is a portmanteau, following a naming trend in "designer dog" crossbreeding. "Puggle" dogs can also be...

Pumi Dog Breed Information and Photos

Pumi

Pumi may refer to: Pumi people, ethnic group in China Pumi language, Tibeto-Burman language used by the Pumi people Pumi, medium-small terrier-type breed of dog

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Pungsan Dog

The Pungsan or Poongsanis a breed of hunting dog from Korea. It receives its name from the mountainous northern county of Pungsan, now Kimhyŏnggwŏn, where the dogs were first bred. It is a very...

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Pyrenean Mastiff

The Pyrenean Mastiffis a large breed of dog originally from the Aragonese Pyrenees in Spain. It should not be confused with the Pyrenean Mountain Dog.

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Pyrenean Mountain Dog

The Pyrenean Mountain Dog, known as the Great Pyrenees in North America, is a large breed of dog used as a livestock guardian dog. It should not be confused with the Pyrenean Mastiff. As late as...

Pyrenean Shepherd Dog Breed Information and Photos

Pyrenean Shepherd

The Pyrenean Shepherdis a medium-small breed of dog native to the Pyrenees mountains in southern France and northern Spain, bred since at least medieval times for herding livestock, especially...