Best Guard Dog Breeds

Image Breed Breed Group Size Color Overview
German Shorthaired Pointer German Shorthaired Pointer Hunting Dog Breeds Large Dog Breeds White Dog Breeds Black Dog Breeds Brown Dog Breeds

The German Shorthaired pointer is both a ver

Akita Akita Working Dog Breeds Giant Dog Breeds White Dog Breeds Red Dog Breeds

Noble and courageous, the Akita is a strong, independent, and dominant working breed that originated in Japan. Although it is often referred to as the “Great Japanese Dog,” the breed has recently grown in popularity in the United State

Chow Chow Chow Chow Non-Sporting Breeds Medium Dog Breeds Black Dog Breeds Brown Dog Breeds

Easy to recognize for its lion-like regal ap

Chihuahua Chihuahua Toy Dog Breeds Small Dog Breeds White Dog Breeds

With a saucy, perky appearance and a personality to match, Chihuahuas are well-known for being the smallest breed of dog in the world. However, never underestimate them for their small size as the breed is often described as being alert, swift-mov

Catahoula Leopard Dog Catahoula Leopard Dog Herding Dog Breeds Medium Dog Breeds Black Dog Breeds Blue Dog Breeds Red Dog Breeds

The Catahoula Leopard Hound, or simply Catah

Cane Corso Cane Corso Working Dog Breeds Medium Dog Breeds Black Dog Breeds Gray Dog Breeds

For centuries valued highly throughout Italy as a guardian, hunter, and loving companion, the Cane Corso is an Italian dog breed that