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Dog Breeds List P

Here on this Dog Breeds List P you will find the world's dog breeds beginning with P.  For the most part, all the breeds listed on these pages are registered with at least one of the major Kennel Organizations.  There are some exceptions.

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Dog Breeds List P

Papillon
Continental Toy Spaniel

Origins: France
Size: Small
Grooming: Time Consuming
Training: Easy
Recognition:  FCI: Group 9,  AKC: Toy,  ANKC: Toy,  CKC: Toy,  KC: Toy,  NZKC: Toy,  UKC:  Companion

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Parson Jack Russell Terrier

Dog breeds list PParson Jack Russell Terrier

Origins: England
Size: Small
Grooming: Easy
Training: Average
Recognition:  FCI: Group 3,  AKC:  Terrier,  ANKC:  Terrier,  CKC: Terrier,  KC:  Terrier,  NZKC:  Terrier,  UKC:  Terrier


Pekingese

Origins: China
Size: Small
Grooming: Time Consuming
Training: Time Consuming
Recognition:  FCI:  Group 9,  AKC:  Toy,  ANKC:  Toy,  CKC:  Toy,  KC:  Toy,  NZKC:  Toy,  UKC: Companion

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Pembroke Welsh Corgi

Origins: Wales
Size: Medium
Grooming: Average
Training: Average
Recognition:  FCI: Group 1,  AKC: Herding,  ANKC: Working,  CKC: Herding,  KC: Pastoral,  NZKC: Working,  UKC: Herding

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Perro de Presa Canario

Dog breeds list PPerro de Presa Canario

Origins:  Canary Islands, Spain
Size: Giant
Grooming:  Easy
Training: Time Consuming
Recognition:  FCI:  Group 2,  AKC:  FSS (Working),  UKC: Guardian



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Peruvian Inca Orchid

Dog breeds list PPeruvian Inca Orchid

Origins:  Peru
Size: Medium
Grooming: Easy
Training: Average
Recognition:  FCI: Group,  AKC: Hound (FSS),  UKC: Sighthound & Pariah


Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen

Dog breeds list PPetit Basset Griffon Vendeen

Origins: France
Size: Medium
Grooming: Average
Training: Average
Recognition:,  FCI: Group 6,  AKC: Hound, ANKC:  Hound, CKC:  Hound, KC:  Hound,  NZKC: Hound, UKC:  Scenthound 


Phalene
(Papillon with Dropped Ears)

Origins: France/Belgium
Size: Small
Grooming: Average to Time Consuming
Training: Relatively Easy
Recognition:  FCI: Group 9,  AKC: Toys,  ANKC: Toys,  CKC: Toys,  KC: Toys,  NZKC: Toys,  UKC:  Companions

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Pharaoh Hound

Dog breeds list PPharaoh Hound

Origins: Malta
Size: Medium to Large
Grooming: Easy
Training: Relatively Easy
Recognition:,  FCI: Group 5,  AKC: Hounds,  ANKC: Hounds,  CKC: Hounds,  KC: Hounds,  NZKC: Hounds,  UKC: Sighthounds & Pariah


Picardy Spaniel
(or Épagneul Picard)

Dog breeds list PPicardy Spaniel (or Épagneul Picard)

Origins: France
Size: Medium to Large
Grooming: Average
Training: Easy
Recognition:  FCI: Group 7,  UKC: Gundog


Pit Bull Terrier
(aka. American Pit Bull)

Pit Bull Terriers have a certain reputation, but it all depends on how they are brought up and trained. Although certain breeds definitely have certain temperaments, this is influenced much more by their life experiences. Pit Bulls can make great pets.

Plott Hound

Dog breeds list PPlott Hound

Origins: Germany/  United States
Size: Large
Grooming: Easy
Training: Easy
Recognition:  AKC:Hound,  UKC: Scenthound


Pointer
(English Pointer)

Dog breeds list PPointer (English Pointer)

Origins: England
Size: Large
Grooming: Easy
Training: Easy
Recognition:  FCI: Group 7,  AKC: Sporting,  ANKC: Gundogs,  CKC: Sporting,  KC:Gundog,  NZKC: Gundog,  UKC: Gundog


Polish Greyhound
(Polish Sighthound or
Chart Polski)

Dog breeds list PPolish Greyhound (Polish Sighthound or Chart Polski)

Origins: Poland
Size: Large
Grooming: Easy
Training:
Recognition:  FCI: Group 10,  CKC: Miscellaneous,  UKC: Sighthounds & Pariah


Polski Owczarek Nizinny
(Polish Lowland Sheepdog)

Dog breeds list PPolski Owczarek Nizinny (Polish Lowland Sheepdog)

Origins: Poland
Size: Medium
Grooming: Time Consuming
Training: Training
Recognition:  FCI: Group 1


Polish Tatra Sheepdog
Owczarek Tatrzanski
Owczarek Podhalanski
Polski Owczarek

Dog breeds list PPolish Tatra Sheepdog

Origins: Poland
Size: Giant
Grooming: Time Consuming
Training:Time Consuming
Recognition:  FCI: Group 1,  UKC: Guardian


Pomeranian

Origins: Germany
Size: Small
Grooming: Time Consuming
Training: Average
Recognition:  FCI: Group 5,  AKC: Toys,  ANKC: Toys,  CKC: Toys,  KC: Toys,  NZKC: Toys,  UKC: Companion


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Poodle

Origins: Germany / France
Size: Small to Large
Grooming: Extensive
Training: Easy
Recognition:  FCI: Group 9,  AKC: Non-sporting,  ANKC: Non-sporting,  CKC: Sporting,  KC: Utility,  NZKC: Non-sporting,  UKC: Gundog

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Portuguese Podengo

Dog breeds list PPortuguese Podengo

Origins: Portugal
Size: 3 Sizes:  Small, Medium, Large
Grooming: Easy
Training: Average
Recognition:  FCI: Group 5,  AKC: FSS,  KC: Hound,  UKC: Sighthound & Pariah


Portuguese Water Dog
Cão de Água Português, Cão de Água Algarvio

Origins: Portugal
Size: Medium to Large
Grooming: Time Consuming
Training: Easy
Recognition:  FCI: Group 8,  AKC:  Working,  ANKC:  Utility,  CKC:  Working,  KC: Working,  NZKC: Utility,  UKC: Gundogs

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Pražský krysařík
Prague Ratter

Dog breeds list PPrazsky Krysarik

Origins: Czech Republic
Size: Small
Grooming: Easy
Training: Average
Recognition: None


Pudelpointer

Dog breeds list PPudelpointer

Origins: Germany
Size: Large
Grooming: Average
Training: Easy
Recognition:  FCI: Group 7,  CKC: Sporting,  UKC:  Gun Dogs


Pug

Origins: China
Size: Small
Grooming: Easy
Training: Easy
Recognition:  FCI: Group 9,  AKC: Toys,  ANKC: Toys,  CKC: Toys,  KC: Toys,  NZKC: Toys,  UKC:  Companion


Dog breeds list P

Puggle - hybrid dog
Pug/Beagle Cross

Origins:  United States
Size:  Small to Medium
Grooming:  Easy
Training:  Average
Recognition:  None as a Mixed Breed

Puli

Dog breeds list PPuli

Origins: Hungary
Size: Small to Medium
Grooming: Time Consuming
Training:
Recognition:

  • FCI: Group 1
  • AKC: Herding
  • ANKC:
  • CKC:
  • KC:
  • NZKC:
  • UKC:

Pumi

Dog breeds list PPumi

Origins: Hungary
Size: Small to Medium
Grooming: Average
Training: Easy
Recognition:

  • FCI:
  • AKC:
  • ANKC:
  • CKC:
  • KC:
  • NZKC:
  • UKC:

Pyrenean Mastiff

Dog breeds list PPyrenean Mastiff

Origins: France
Size: Large to Giant
Grooming: Time Consuming
Training: Average
Recognition:  FCI: Group 2



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