NZ Registered Pedigree Breed Information

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Recognised Breeds

There are 221 breeds of dog as recognised by the New Zealand Kennel Club and these breeds are categorised within seven breed groups. For each breed group, we provide information about the breed's history, temperament, behaviour, upkeep, official breed standard, breeders ( if available ) and clubs.

Select a breed from the gundogs group

All Breeds | Toys | Terriers | Gundogs | Hounds | Working | Utility | Non Sporting

American Cocker Spaniel
Bracco Italiano
Cesky Fousek
Chesapeake Bay Retriever
Clumber Spaniel
Cocker Spaniel
Curly Coated Retriever
Deutsch Langhaar
English Setter
English Springer Spaniel
Field Spaniel
Flat-coated Retriever
German Shorthaired Pointer
German Wirehaired Pointer
Golden Retriever
Gordon Setter
Hungarian Vizsla
Hungarian Wire Haired Vizsla
Irish Red & White Setter
Irish Setter
Irish Water Spaniel
Italian Spinone
Labrador Retriever
Lagotto Romagnolo
Large Munsterlander
Murray River Retriever
Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever
Spanish Water Dog
Sussex Spaniel
Weimaraner (long Haired)
Welsh Springer Spaniel
Wirehaired Slovakian Pointer

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