Dog Breeds That Start With S

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

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Saarlooswolfhond

The Saarloos wolfdog, or Saarloos wolfhoundis an established breed of dog originating from wolfdog hybrid crosses.

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Sabueso Español

The Sabueso españolis a scenthound breed with its origin in the far north of Iberian Peninsula, included in Group VI of F.C.I. classification. This breed has been used in this mountainous region...

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Sage Koochee

The Kuchi or Afghan Shepherd dog is an Afghan herding dog, taking its name from the Kuchi people of Afghanistan. It is also a guard and working dog following the nomads, protecting caravans and...

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Saint Berdoodle

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...

Saint Bernard Dog Breed Information and Photos

Saint Bernard

Saint Bernard, St. Bernard, St Bernard or San Bernard may refer to:

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Saint Dane

Saint Dane are cross breeds from Saint Bernard and Great Dane.

Saluki Dog Breed Information and Photos

Saluki

The Saluki, also known as Persian Greyhound, is a dog originally bred in the Fertile Crescent. The Saluki is classed as a sighthound and is typically deep-chested and long-legged. Salukis are...

Samoyed Dog Breed Information and Photos

Samoyed

Samoyed Terrier, a Eurasian dog breed descended from hunting and herding dogs from Siberia

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Sarplaninac

The Šarplaninac or Yugoslavian Shepherd Dog, is a dog breed of the livestock guardian type named after the Šar Mountains in the border area between Kosovo, Macedonia and Albania. It is a...

Schapendoes Dog Breed Information and Photos

Schapendoes

The Schapendoes or, also known as the Dutch Sheepdog, is a breed of dog originating in the Netherlands. The Schapendoes was originally a Dutch herding dog and general farm dog, but today also...

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Schiller Hound

The Schillerstövare, translated as the Schiller Hound in English, is a breed of dog of the scenthound type, originating as a hunting dog in Sweden in the late 19th century.

Schipperke Dog Breed Information and Photos

Schipperke

A Schipperkeis a small Belgian breed of dog that originated in the early 16th century. There has been a long informal debate over whether this type of dog is a spitz or miniature sheepdog. In their...

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Schipper-Poo

The Schipper-poo is a poodle crossbreed. Poodle crossbreeds or poodle hybrids are the offspring of purebred poodles that have been crossbred with another purebred dog breed. The Schipper-Poo...

Schnauzer Dog Breed Information and Photos

Schnauzer

A schnauzer is a dog breed that originated in Germany in the 15th and 16th centuries. The term comes from the German word for "snout" and means colloquially "moustache", because of the dog's...

Schnoodle Dog Breed Information and Photos

Schnoodle

A schnoodle is a domestic dog. It is a cross between a schnauzer and a poodle. Schnoodle is a portmanteau combining the two breed names.

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Schweenie

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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Scoodle

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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Scotch Collie

The Scotch Collie evolved as a landrace breed of dog that originates mainly from pastoral regions of England, Scotland and Wales. It is likely that they were descended from a variety ancient...

Scottish Deerhound Dog Breed Information and Photos

Scottish Deerhound

The Scottish Deerhound, or simply the Deerhound, is a large breed of hound, once bred to hunt the Red Deer by coursing.

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Sealyham Terrier

The Sealyham Terrier is a rare Welsh breed of small to medium-sized terrier that originated in Wales as a working dog. It is principally a white-bodied, rough coated breed, developed in the mid to...

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Segugio Italiano

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...

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Seppala Siberian Sleddog

A rare working dog breed, the Seppala Siberian Sleddog is developed for the purpose of pulling a sled in cold country. It is a moderate-sized dog averaging 18 to 23 kgweight and 56 to 58 cmheight....

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Serbian 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...

Shar-Pei Dog Breed Information and Photos

Shar-Pei

The Chinese Shar-Pei, is a breed of dog known for its distinctive features of deep wrinkles and a blue-black tongue. The breed originates from China. The English name, which translates to "sand...

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Sheepadoodle

A Sheepadoodle is a cross-breed/hybrid dog obtained by breeding an Old English sheepdog with a poodle. The namewas coined in 1992. A first generationSheepadoodle is a doodle which is bred from an...

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Shepadoodle

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...

Shiba Inu Dog Breed Information and Photos

Shiba Inu

The Shiba Inuis the smallest of the six original and distinct spitz breeds of dog from Japan. A small, agile dog that copes very well with mountainous terrain, the Shiba Inu was originally bred for...

ShiChi Dog Breed Information and Photos

ShiChi

This is a list of common dog crossbreeds.

Shichon Dog Breed Information and Photos

Shichon

The Shichon is a hybrid designer dog breed that is a combination of two different pure breeds. The Shichon is a cross between the Bichon Frise and the Shih Tzu. They are a small designer dog with a...

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Shih Apso

This is a list of common dog crossbreeds.

Shih-Poo Dog Breed Information and Photos

Shih-Poo

The Shih-poo is a small domestic dog. It is a crossbreed between a Poodle and a Shih Tzu. The name Shih-poo is a portmanteau of the two breed names. Legitimate breed associations such as the AKC,...

Shih Tzu Dog Breed Information and Photos

Shih Tzu

A Shih Tzu, also known as the Chrysanthemum Dog, is a toy dog breed, weighing 10–19 poundswhen fully grown. The exact origins of the breed are unknown, but it is thought to have originated in Tibet...

Shikoku Dog Breed Information and Photos

Shikoku

Shikokuis the smallestand least populousof the four main islands of Japan, located south of Honshu and east of the island of Kyushu. Its ancient names include Iyo-no-futana-shima, Iyo-shima, and...

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Shiloh Shepherd

The Shiloh Shepherd is a new dog breed that is still under development. They are not recognized by any major kennel club, but may be shown in some rare breed organizations. Shiloh Shepherds are...

Shocker Dog Breed Information and Photos

Shocker

Shocker may refer to: Shocker, a supervillain in the Marvel Comics shared universe of comic book series Shocker, a Mexican-American professional wrestler Shocker, a hand gesture with a sexual...

Shug Dog Breed Information and Photos

Shug

Shugs are designer dogs cross between German Shepherd and a Pug.

Siberian Husky Dog Breed Information and Photos

Siberian Husky

The Siberian Huskyis a medium size working dog breed that originated in north-eastern Siberia, Russia. The breed belongs to the Spitz genetic family. It is recognizable by its thickly furred double...

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Silken Windhound

The Silken Windhound is an American breed of dog, a member of the sighthound family. Like most sighthounds, Silkens are noted coursers.

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Silkin

Silkin is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: John Silkin, British politician Jon Silkin, British poet Lewis Silkin, 1st Baron Silkin, British politician Samuel Silkin, Baron Silkin...

Silky Terrier Dog Breed Information and Photos

Silky Terrier

The Australian Silky Terrier is a small breed of dog of the terrier dog type. The breed was developed in Australia, although the ancestral types and breeds were from Great Britain. It is closely...

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Skye Terrier

The Skye Terrier is a breed of dog that is a long, low, hardy terrier and "one of the most endangered native dog breeds in the United Kingdom" according to The Kennel Club.

Sloughi Dog Breed Information and Photos

Sloughi

The Sloughi is a North African breed of dog, specifically a member of the sighthound family. It is found mainly in Morocco, which is responsible for the standard, and may be found in smaller...

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Slovakian Rough Haired Pointer

The Slovak Rough-haired Pointer is a recently recognized gundog breed developed after World War II in Slovakia. It is known by many confusingly similar names in English, including: Slovak...

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Slovensky Cuvac

The Slovak Cuvac is a Slovak breed of dog, bred for use as a livestock guard dog. This mountain dog—also known as Slovensky Cuvac, Slovak Chuvach, Tatransky Cuvac and Slovensky Kuvac—is closely...

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Slovensky Kopov

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...

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Smalandsstovare

The Smaland Houndis a breed of dog that originated in Sweden in the 16th century. Thought to be the oldest scent hound breed native to Sweden, it was first recognized by the Swedish Kennel Club in...

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Small Greek Domestic Dog

Kokoniis the name used for the ancient Greek small domestic dog breed. They are widely found in Greece, have traditionally been more common in urban areas and were a popular companion of Greeks for...

Small Munsterlander Dog Breed Information and Photos

Small Munsterlander

The Small Münsterländeris a versatile hunting-pointing-retrieving dog breed that reached its current form in the area around Münster, Germany. The Large Münsterländer is from the same area, but was...

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Small Swiss Hound

The Schweizerischer Niederlaufhund.

Smithfield Dog Breed Information and Photos

Smithfield

Smithfield may refer to:

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Smooth Collie

The Smooth Collie is a breed of dog developed originally for herding. It is a short-coated version of the Rough Collie of Lassie fame. Some breed organisations consider the smooth-coat and...

Smooth Fox Terrier Dog Breed Information and Photos

Smooth Fox Terrier

The Smooth Fox Terrier is a breed of dog, one of many terrier breeds. It was the first breed in the fox terrier family to be given official recognition by The Kennel Club. It is well known, and...

Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier Dog Breed Information and Photos

Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier

The Soft-coated Wheaten Terrieris a pure bred dog originating from Ireland. These dogs have a single coat which sheds very little hair, so they can be more easily tolerated by people allergic to...

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South Russian Ovtcharka

The South Russian Ovcharka, also known as a Ukrainian Ovcharka, or South Russian Sheepdog, is a large, long-haired, white sheepdog. Breeders have not yet developed a precise theory of the dog's...

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Spanador

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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Spanish Bulldog

Alano Español, sometimes called the Spanish Bulldog in English, is a large breed of dog of the molosser dog type, originating in Spain. The breed is best known for its former use during Spanish...

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Spanish Hound

The Sabueso españolis a scenthound breed with its origin in the far north of Iberian Peninsula, included in Group VI of F.C.I. classification. This breed has been used in this mountainous region...

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Spanish Mastiff

The Mastín Español or Spanish Mastiff, is a giant breed of dog, originating in Spain, originally bred to be a guard dog whose purpose is to defend livestock from wolves and other predators. The...

Spanish Water Dog Dog Breed Information and Photos

Spanish Water Dog

The Spanish Water Dogbreed dates back several hundred years and has its origins most likely in Turkey from where it was imported into Spain as a general purpose sheepdog and guard. It is also used...

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Spinone Italiano

The Spinone Italianois an Italian dog breed. It was originally bred as a versatile gun dog. To this day, the breed still masters that purpose. The Spinone is a loyal, friendly and alert dog with a...

Springer Spaniel Dog Breed Information and Photos

Springer Spaniel

Springer Spaniel refers to two different breeds of dogs, both of which are commonly called simply Springer Spaniel: English Springer Spaniel Welsh Springer Spaniel

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Sprollie

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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Stabyhoun

The Stabyhoun or Stabij is one of the top five rarest dog breeds in the world as of 2013. It is from Friesland and in particular from the Frisian forest area, a region in the southeast and east of...

Staffordshire Bull Terrier Dog Breed Information and Photos

Staffordshire Bull Terrier

The Staffordshire Bull Terrier is a medium-sized, short-coated breed of dog. It is of English lineage and may be considered to be within the pit bull type.

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Staghound

Staghound may refer to:

Standard Poodle Dog Breed Information and Photos

Standard Poodle

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

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Standard Schnauzer

The Standard Schnauzer is a dog breed that originated in Germany in the 15th and 16th centuries. The literal translation is "snouter" from the German word for "snout" and means colloquially...

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Stichelhaar

The German Roughhaired Pointeris a versatile hunting dog that originated in Frankfurt, Germany. The breed was developed in the early 1900s and is a cross between German sheepdogs and rough-haired...

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Stumpy Tail Cattle Dog

The Australian Stumpy Tail Cattle Dog is a naturally bobtailed or tailless, medium-sized breed of dog and a variation of the Australian Cattle Dog. The Australian Stumpy Tail Cattle Dog was...

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Styrian Roughhaired Mountain Hound

The Styrian Coarse-haired Hound,is a breed of medium-sized hound dog originated in the Austrian province of Styria. It is bred as a scenthound, for hunting boar in mountainous terrain. The breed is...

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Sulimov dog

The Sulimov dog, also known as the Shalaika, is a Russian jackal-dog hybrid originating from an initial hybrid between two Lapponian Herders and two Turkmen golden jackals. The breed was developed...

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Sussex Spaniel

The Sussex Spaniel is a breed of dog developed in Sussex in southern England. It is a low, compact spaniel and is similar in appearance to the Clumber Spaniel. They can be slow paced, but can have...

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Swedish Elkhound

The Jämthund, also called the Swedish Elkhound/Moosehound, is a breed of dog of the Spitz type that are found in Northern Europe. The Jämthund is eponymous to Jämtland, a province in the middle of...

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Swedish Lapphund

The Swedish Lapphund is a breed of dog of the Spitz type from Sweden, one of three Lapphund breeds developed from a type of dog used by the Sami people for herding and guarding their reindeer. The...

Swedish Vallhund Dog Breed Information and Photos

Swedish Vallhund

The Swedish Valhund, also known as "the Västgötaspets" and Swedish cow dog, is a breed of dog native to Sweden. The breed's name, Vallhund, when translated into Swedish, means herding dog, as the...

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Swiss Hound

The Schweizer Laufhund is a breed of hound dog, originally from Switzerland.

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Swiss Shorthaired Pinscher

The German Pinscheris a medium-sized breed of dog, a Pinscher type that originated in Germany. The breed is included in the origins of the Dobermann, the Rottweiler, the Miniature Pinscher, the...