Dog breeds starting with the letter A

History, physical characteristics, character and skills, images and videos of dog breeds starting with the letter A

Alphabetical order of Dog Breeds

The domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris o Canis familiaris) He is a member of the genus Canis (canines) formed from the evolution of the wolf, being the most abundant carnivore. The dog and the existing gray wolf are related.

The dog was the first domesticated species and has been selectively bred for millennia for various behaviors, sensory and physical attributes capabilities.

His long association with humans has led the dogs to be in tune with human behavior, They are able to thrive on a diet rich in starch that it would be inappropriate for other species of canidae. Dogs vary widely in form, size and color. Many roles, such as hunting , grazing, pulling loads, the protection, assistance to the police and army, companionship and, more recently, helping people with disabilities. This influence on human society has given them the nickname “Man's Best Friend”.

1 Affenpinscher


Activos, adventurous, curious and stubborns, but also cheerful and playful.

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Type dogs Affenpinscher They are known since about 1600, years. At that time,

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2 Afghan Hound

Afghan Hound

Arrogant and secretive behavior, especially with strangers

Afghan Hound:

Also known as Afghan hound or Tazi

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3 Aidi – Atlas Mountain Dog


Highly energetic, protective and extremely vigilant.

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4 Airedale Terrier

Intelligent, fell, quiet, an unconditional partner

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This King of the Terriers is a breed of large and strong dogs belonging to the

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5 Akbash


Calm and alert while. He is not shy, nor is it aggressive.

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The dog's Akbash It is native to western Turkey

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6 American Akita

American Akita

Dog of great physical strength and very resistant to cold.

American Akita

Also known as Great Japanese Dog. This dog of structure molosoide

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7 Akita Inu

Akita Inu

Loving and protective of the family, distrustful to strangers.

Akita Inu

Also called Akita , It is a breed of dog of the

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8 Aksaray Malakli

Aksaray Malakli

Peculiar dog, accustomed to think and act for himself

Aksaray Malakli

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9 Spanish Alaunt

Spanish Alaunt

Race supported mainly by its enormous courage

Spanish Alaunt

aza breed of dog or gripping prey ancient origins. Medium-sized

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10 Alapaha Blue Blood Bulldog

Alapaha Blue Blood Bulldog by bulldogbreeds

Despite its similarity, not to be confused with the American bulldog

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11 Alaskan Husky

Alaskan Husky

Alaskan Husky

The Alaskan Husky is an athletic dog and generally healthy, specializes in sledding.

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12 Alaskan Klee Kai

Alaskan Klee Ka

Developed to create a miniature dog Alaska Husky

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Breed of dog “Klee Kai” What

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13 Mally


It is reputed to be stubborn and difficult to train among people who do not know.


Also called MALAMUTE

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14 Alpine Dachsbracke

Alpine Dachsbracke

The Alpine Dachsbracke they are excellent with children and good with other dogs

The Alpine Dachsbracke (the German, Alpenländische Dachsbracke) or Alpine Dachsbracke, It

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15 American Bully

American Bully

The American Bully ideal is very intelligent, charming and versatile.

The American Bully It is a new breed of driven mid- 1990, through

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16 American Foxhound

American Foxhound

The American Foxhound is sweet, friendly, loyal and loving in a House.

Fox hound, American, better known as American Foxhound

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17 American Greenland Terrier

American Greenland Terrier

American Greenland Terrier lacks genetic abnormalities, as well as health problems

The American Greenland Terrier (American hairless Terrier) is a race

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18 American Mastiff

American Mastiff

The Mastín Americano It, generally, a quiet and wonderful dog with children.

American Mastiff (Mastín Americano) is a breed of molosser type dog

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19 American Mastiff Panja

American Mastiff Panja

American Mastiff Panja, raised initially to protect homes and properties.

American Mastiff Panja (Mastiff American Panja) It is a breed of dog developed in

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20 American Pitbull Terrier

American PitBull Terrier

The American Pit Bull Terrier suele ser de naturaleza amable, even with strangers.

American Pitbull Terrier (Pit bull Terrier American) It

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21 American Staffordshire Terrier

American Staffordshire Terrier

The American Staffordshire Terrier they are brave, tenacious, friendly, extremely attentive

The American Staffordshire Terrier an Amstaff (different American Pitbull Terrier), is a race

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22 Old English Bulldog

Old English Bulldog

Several breeders are trying to recreate the extinct race of the Old English Bulldog

The Old English Bulldog was a breed of dog, quite fierce

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23 Old Danish Pointing Dog

Old Danish Pointing Dog

Given the hunting instinct of the Old Danish Pointing Dog, is necessary to socialize so small

The Old Danish Pointing Dog, It

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24 Old English Sheepdog

Old English Sheepdog

The Old English Sheepdog It is possibly race that more care needed with regard to his hair

Old English Sheepdog or Bobtail. It is a breed of

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25 Ariégeois


The Ariégeois He is a smart dog that accepts well orders

The Ariégeois is a dog of French origin, a native of the city of

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26 Australian Silky Terrier

Australian Silky Terrier

The Australian Silky Terrier It is not appropriate to live with other smaller pets.

The Australian Silky Terrier is a dog originating from

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27 Australian Terrier

Australian Terrier

The Australian Terrier is a lively dog, attentive, with a facial expression that denotes intelligence.

The Australian Terrier (Terrier Australian) is a breed of

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28 Austrian Black and Tan Hound

Austrian Black and Tan Hound

The Austrian Black and Tan Hound is very emotional. Perceived mood of its owner.

The Austrian Black and Tan Hound (Österreichische

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29 Azawakh


The Azawakh they are excellent companions for runners and are nearly impervious to heat


The Azawakh (African Greyhound), It

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Dennis Diaz
Dennis Diaz
2 June, 2016 9:02 pm

I would like to know the price of the Alaskan klee kai please, Thank you

Joan maria
Joan maria
17 March, 2012 8:36 pm

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