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 working group

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

Australian Cattle Dog
Australian Kelpie
Australian Shepherd
Australian Stumpy Tail Cattle Dog
Bearded Collie
Belgian Shepherd (groenendael)
Belgian Shepherd (laekinois)
Belgian Shepherd (malinois)
Belgian Shepherd (tervueren)
Border Collie
Bouvier Des Flandres
Collie (rough)
Collie (smooth)
Czechoslovakian Wolfdog
Dutch Shepherd Dog
Finnish Lapphund
German Shepherd Dog (long Stock)
German Shepherd Dog (stock Coat)
Hungarian Puli
Icelandic Sheepdog
Maremma Sheepdog
Miniature American Shepherd
Norwegian Buhund
Nz Huntaway
Old English Sheepdog
Polish Lowland Sheepdog
Pyrenean Sheepdog - Long Haired
Shetland Sheepdog
Swedish Lapphund
Swedish Vallhund
Tatra Shepherd Dog
Welsh Corgi (cardigan)
Welsh Corgi (pembroke)
White Swiss Shepherd Dog

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