Begin your perfect puppy search by choosing the right breed!
There are more than 150 AKC Breeds to choose from! Each breed has its own special traits that set it apart from the others. Some are small, some are large. Some are easy to care for, while others are considered somewhat “high maintenance”. Some have been specially bred for certain behavioral traits, while others were bred for their physical features. Which breed is the right one for you depends on your needs, your lifestyle, and your home.
If you do not find the breed that you are looking for, please browse our Rare and Mixed Breeds sections, or use the Breed Selector tool to search by specific breed characteristic.