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Size
Temperament
Breed
Weight Range (lbs)
Life Expectancy
Dog Breeds
URL
Large
Outgoing, Dependable, Gentle
Hanoverian Scenthound
80-99
10-12 years
Hanoverian Scenthound
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/hanoverian-scenthound/
Large
Intelligent, Watchful, Loyal
Hovawart
55-90
10-14 years
Hovawart
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/hovawart/
Medium
Agile, Affectionate, Independent
Ibizan Hound
45-65
10-14 years
Ibizan Hound
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/ibizan-hound/
Medium
Lively, Intelligent, Affectionate
Irish Red and White Setter
50-70
10-15 years
Irish Red and White Setter
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/irish-red-and-white-setter/
Medium
Affectionate, Energetic, Gentle
Irish Setter
60-70
11-15 years
Irish Setter
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/irish-setter/
Medium
Intelligent, Brave, Energetic
Irish Water Spaniel
45-65
10-12 years
Irish Water Spaniel
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/irish-water-spaniel/
Giant
Gentle, Dignified, Courageous
Irish Wolfhound
140-180
6-8 years
Irish Wolfhound
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/irish-wolfhound/
Giant
Protective, Independent, Gentle
Komondor
80-100
10-12 years
Komondor
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/komondor/
Giant
Intelligent, Protective, Loyal
Kuvasz
70-115
10-12 years
Kuvasz
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/kuvasz/
Large
Outgoing, Even-Tempered, Gentle
Labrador Retriever
55-80
10-12 years
Labrador Retriever
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/labrador-retriever/
Giant
Gentle, Friendly, Adaptable
Leonberger
90-170
8-10 years
Leonberger
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/leonberger/
Giant
Gentle, Affectionate, Courageous
Mastiff
120-230
6-10 years
Mastiff
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/mastiff/
Giant
Affectionate, Loyal, Aloof
Neapolitan Mastiff
110-150
7-9 years
Neapolitan Mastiff
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/neapolitan-mastiff/
Giant
Gentle, Sweet-Natured, Patient
Newfoundland
100-150
9-10 years
Newfoundland
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/newfoundland/
Large
Adaptable, Gentle, Sociable
Old English Sheepdog
60-100
10-12 years
Old English Sheepdog
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/old-english-sheepdog/
Giant
Boisterous, Even-Tempered, Amiable
Otterhound
80-115
10-12 years
Otterhound
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/otterhound/
Giant
Strong-Willed, Aloof, Calm
Perro de Presa Canario
100-160
9-11 years
Perro de Presa Canario
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/perro-de-presa-canario/
Medium
Lively, Adaptable, Energetic
Pointer
44-75
12-17 years
Pointer
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/pointer/
Giant
Gentle, Dignified, Calm
Pyrenean Mastiff
120-220
10-13 years
Pyrenean Mastiff
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/pyrenean-mastiff/
Giant
Calm, Protective, Independent
Rafeiro do Alentejo
80-110
10-12 years
Rafeiro do Alentejo
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/rafeiro-do-alentejo/
Large
Outgoing, Good-Natured, Sociable
Redbone Coonhound
45-70
10-12 years
Redbone Coonhound
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/redbone-coonhound/
Large
Dignified, Strong-Willed, Athletic
Rhodesian Ridgeback
70-85
10-12 years
Rhodesian Ridgeback
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/rhodesian-ridgeback/
Giant
Courageous, Loyal, Alert
Romanian Mioritic Shepherd Dog
66-110
10-12 years
Romanian Mioritic Shepherd Dog
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/romanian-mioritic-shepherd-dog/
Giant
Confident, Good-Natured, Fearless
Rottweiler
95-135
9-10 years
Rottweiler
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/rottweiler/
Giant
Gentle, Friendly, Calm
Saint Bernard
140-260
8-10 years
Saint Bernard
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/st-bernard/
Medium
Independent, Gentle, Reserved
Saluki
40-65
12-14 years
Saluki
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/saluki/
Giant
Dignified, Gentle, Polite
Scottish Deerhound
75-110
8-11 years
Scottish Deerhound
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/scottish-deerhound/
Medium
Reserved, Gentle, Noble
Sloughi
45-70
10-15 years
Sloughi
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/sloughi/
Large
Loyal, Courageous, Alert
Slovensky Cuvac
35-66
10-12 years
Slovensky Cuvac
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/slovensky-cuvac/
Giant
Affectionate, Calm, Courageous
Spanish Mastiff
140-220
10-12 years
Spanish Mastiff
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/spanish-mastiff/
Giant
Independent, Reserved, Aloof
Tibetan Mastiff
90-150
10-14 years
Tibetan Mastiff
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/tibetan-mastiff/
Giant
Calm, Gentle, Protective
Tornjak
88-110
12-15 years
Tornjak
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/tornjak/
Giant
Calm, Quiet, Patient
Tosa
80-135
10-12 years
Tosa
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/tosa/
Medium
Intelligent, Alert, Good-Natured
Treeing Walker Coonhound
50-70
12-15 years
Treeing Walker Coonhound
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/treeing-walker-coonhound/
Large
Energetic, Fearless, Alert
Weimaraner
55-85
10-12 years
Weimaraner
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/weimaraner/
Medium
Confident, Affectionate, Intelligent
Pitbull
30-85
12-16 years
Pitbull
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/american-staffordshire-terrier/
Large
Independent, Aloof, Elegant
Afghan Hound
50-60
12-14 years
Afghan Hound
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/afghan-hound/
Large
Confident, Outgoing, Intelligent
Airedale Terrier
40-65
10-13 years
Airedale Terrier
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/airedale-terrier/
Large
Dignified, Aloof, Courageous
Akita
100-130
10-15 years
Akita
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/akita/
Large
Affectionate, Loyal, Independent
Alaskan Malamute
85-125
10-14 years
Alaskan Malamute
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/alaskan-malamute/
Large
Courageous, Confident, Sociable
American Bulldog
60-120
10-16 years
American Bulldog
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/american-bulldog/
Medium
Sociable, Outgoing, Trailing
American English Coonhound
45-65
11-12 years
American English Coonhound
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/american-english-coonhound/
Medium
Gentle, Sweet-Tempered, Independent
American Foxhound
65-70
11-12 years
American Foxhound
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/american-foxhound/
Varies
Varies
American Leopard Hound
Varies
Varies
American Leopard Hound
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/american-leopard-hound/
Giant
Independent, Intelligent, Protective
Anatolian Shepherd Dog
80-150
11-15 years
Anatolian Shepherd Dog
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/anatolian-shepherd-dog/
Medium
Aloof, Affectionate, Reserved
Azawakh
33-55
10-14 years
Azawakh
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/azawakh/
Large
Obedient, Intelligent, Fearless
Beauceron
70-110
10-12 years
Beauceron
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/beauceron/
Medium
Alert, Confident, Hardworking
Belgian Malinois
40-80
10-14 years
Belgian Malinois
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/belgian-malinois/
Medium
Gentle, Intelligent, Loyal
Belgian Sheepdog
55-75
10-14 years
Belgian Sheepdog
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/belgian-sheepdog/
Medium
Loyal, Alert, Intelligent
Belgian Tervuren
45-75
10-14 years
Belgian Tervuren
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/belgian-tervuren/
Large
Gentle, Patient, Independent
Bergamasco Sheepdog
57-84
13-15 years
Bergamasco Sheepdog
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/bergamasco-sheepdog/
Medium
Energetic, Intelligent, Loyal
Berger Picard
50-70
12-14 years
Berger Picard
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/berger-picard/
Large
Gentle, Good-Natured, Affectionate
Bernese Mountain Dog
70-115
7-10 years
Bernese Mountain Dog
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/bernese-mountain-dog/
Large
Outgoing, Friendly, Independent
Black and Tan Coonhound
60-100
10-12 years
Black and Tan Coonhound
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/black-and-tan-coonhound/
Large
Confident, Calm, Aloof
Black Russian Terrier
80-130
10-14 years
Black Russian Terrier
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/black-russian-terrier/
Large
Gentle, Affectionate, Even-Tempered
Bloodhound
80-110
10-12 years
Bloodhound
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/bloodhound/
Large
Intelligent, Friendly, Alert
Bluetick Coonhound
45-80
10-12 years
Bluetick Coonhound
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/bluetick-coonhound/
Giant
Obedient, Confident, Intelligent
Boerboel
150-200
10-12 years
Boerboel
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/boerboel/
Giant
Independent, Gentle, Reserved
Borzoi
75-105
10-12 years
Borzoi
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/borzoi/
Large
Protective, Confident, Gentle
Bouvier des Flandres
70-110
10-12 years
Bouvier des Flandres
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/bouvier-des-flandres/
Medium
Playful, Energetic, Patient
Boxer
50-70
10-12 years
Boxer
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/boxer/
Medium
Gentle, Affectionate, Social
Bracco Italiano
55-88
10-14 years
Bracco Italiano
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/bracco-italiano/
Large
Intelligent, Protective, Faithful
Briard
70-90
10-12 years
Briard
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/briard/
Giant
Good-Natured, Calm, Watchful
Broholmer
110-176
10-12 years
Broholmer
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/broholmer/
Giant
Gentle, Courageous, Affectionate
Bullmastiff
100-130
8-10 years
Bullmastiff
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/bullmastiff/
Giant
Affectionate, Intelligent, Majestic
Cane Corso
88-110
9-12 years
Cane Corso
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/cane-corso/
Medium
Energetic, Independent, Intelligent
Catahoula Leopard Dog
50-95
10-14 years
Catahoula Leopard Dog
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/catahoula-leopard-dog/
Giant
Confident, Courageous, Independent
Caucasian Shepherd Dog
110-220
10-12 years
Caucasian Shepherd Dog
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/caucasian-shepherd-dog/
Giant
Independent, Protective, Loyal
Central Asian Shepherd Dog
80-160
10-12 years
Central Asian Shepherd Dog
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/central-asian-shepherd-dog/
Large
Intelligent, Affectionate, Alert
Chesapeake Bay Retriever
55-80
10-13 years
Chesapeake Bay Retriever
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/chesapeake-bay-retriever/
Large
Friendly, Gentle, Determined
Chinook
50-90
12-15 years
Chinook
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/chinook/
Large
Independent, Gentle, Intelligent
Curly-Coated Retriever
60-95
10-15 years
Curly-Coated Retriever
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/curly-coated-retriever/
Large
Alert, Fearless, Energetic
Doberman Pinscher
60-100
10-13 years
Doberman Pinscher
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/doberman-pinscher/
Large
Friendly, Confident, Courageous
Dogo Argentino
80-100
10-12 years
Dogo Argentino
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/dogo-argentino/
Giant
Courageous, Devoted, Gentle
Dogue de Bordeaux
99-154
10-12 years
Dogue de Bordeaux
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/dogue-de-bordeaux/
Large
Gentle, Sociable, Independent
English Foxhound
60-75
10-13 years
English Foxhound
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/english-foxhound/
Giant
Protective, Independent, Gentle
Estrela Mountain Dog
88-132
10-12 years
Estrela Mountain Dog
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/estrela-mountain-dog/
Medium
Gentle, Intelligent, Energetic
German Longhaired Pointer
60-70
10-12 years
German Longhaired Pointer
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/german-longhaired-pointer/
Large
Loyal, Intelligent, Confident
German Shepherd Dog
50-90
10-13 years
German Shepherd Dog
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/german-shepherd-dog/
Large
Intelligent, Bold, Good-Natured
Giant Schnauzer
55-85
10-12 years
Giant Schnauzer
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/giant-schnauzer/
Large
Intelligent, Friendly, Devoted
Golden Retriever
55-75
10-12 years
Golden Retriever
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/golden-retriever/
Large
Alert, Confident, Courageous
Gordon Setter
45-80
10-14 years
Gordon Setter
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/gordon-setter/
Giant
Gentle, Friendly, Dependable
Great Dane
140-175
7-10 years
Great Dane
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/great-dane/
Giant
Gentle, Fearless, Calm
Great Pyrenees
85-160
10-12 years
Great Pyrenees
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/great-pyrenees/
Giant
Gentle, Friendly, Alert
Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
85-140
8-11 years
Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/greater-swiss-mountain-dog/
Large
Affectionate, Gentle, Intelligent
Greyhound
60-70
10-14 years
Greyhound
https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/greyhound/
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