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Name Beagle Irish Terrier Jagdterrier
OriginsEngland flagEngland Ireland flagIreland Germany flagGermany
Group Hunting Dogs Hunting Dogs Hunting Dogs
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Other Names
What other names do they have?
English Beagle Daredevil
Irish Red Terrier
German Hunt Terrier
German Hunting Terrier
German Jagdterrier
Deutscher Jagdterrier
Breed Type
Which dog is purebred or crossbreed? Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier breed type comparison:
Purebred Purebred Purebred

Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier Price and Availability Comparison

Price
Which is cheaper, Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier? Which is more expensive?
$500-$800 $600-$800 $300-$500
Availability
Which is easier to get, Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier?
Very frequent: The Beagle is quite easy to get.
Frequent: The Irish Terrier is easier than average to get.
Rare: You may rarely see each other in everyday life, but you might catch a glimpse of each other at dog shows.

Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier Size Comparison

Size
Which is bigger, Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier?
Small Medium Medium
Weight
Which is heavier, Beagle or Irish Terrier or Irish Terrier? Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier weight comparison:
Male: 22-25 pounds (10-11 kg), Female: 20-23 pounds (9-10 kg) 25-27 pounds (11-12 kg) 20-22 pounds (9-10 kg)
Average Weight
Which dog has a smaller / higher average weight?
Male: 23.5 pounds (10.5 kg), Female: 21.5 pounds (9.5 kg) 26 pounds (11.5 kg) 21 pounds (9.5 kg)
Height
Which is taller, Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier? Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier height comparison:
Male: 14-16 inches (36-41 cm), Female: 13-15 inches (33-38 cm) 18 inches (43 cm) 13–16 inches (33–40 cm)
Average Height
Which dog has a smaller / higher average height?
Male: 15 inches (38.5 cm), Female: 14 inches (35.5 cm) 18 inches (43 cm) 13–16 inches (33–40 cm)

Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier Grooming, Hair and Care Comparison

Coat / Hair Types
What type of coat/fur do they have? Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier coat comparison:
Dense Straight
Wiry
Smooth
Wiry
Colors
What are the original Beagle, Irish Terrier and Jagdterrier color?
Tan
Red
Tricolor
White
Black
Red
Wheaten
Yellow
Tan
Black
Grooming
Which is easy to maintain, Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier? Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier grooming comparison:
Effortless: The Beagle requires minimal grooming.
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Advanced: The Irish Terrier requires a lot of grooming.
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Easy to groom: The Jagdterrier doesn't require a lot of grooming.
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Shedding Level
Who sheds more Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier? Beagle or Irish Terrier or {name3 shedding:
Beagles shed moderately.
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Irish Terriers shed none to minimal.
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Jagdterriers shed moderately.
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Bath Time / Bathing Frequency
Which dog should be bathed more: Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier?
4-6 weeks
Average. Experts recommended at least every 4-6 weeks for this family pup.
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8-12 weeks
Very rarely. Bathing your dog is beneficial to them in more ways than just one.
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4-6 weeks
Average. Experts recommended at least every 4-6 weeks for this family pup.
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Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier Personality / Temperament Comparison

Temperament
Which one has a better personality? Which is a better family dog, Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier? Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier behavior/temperament comparison:
Friendly
Independent
Lively
Sweet
Gentle
Intelligent
Loving
Dominant
Lively
Respectful
Intelligent
Protective
Trainable
Adaptable
Intelligent
Sociable
Courageous
Reliable
Strong
Willed
Intelligent Rank
Which is the smarter dog? Which is best? Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier intelligence:
Low to average: This canine intelligence is not the brightest one.
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Average: It takes patience to teach this breed any tricks or commands, but the effort is worth it.
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Average: It takes patience to teach this breed any tricks or commands, but the effort is worth it.
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Trainability
Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier trainability comparison.
Beagles are easy to train.
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Irish Terriers are quite easy to train.
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Jagdterriers are quite easy to train.
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Playfulness
Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier playfulness comparison:
The Beagle is a highly playful breed.
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The Irish Terrier is a playful breed.
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Average: Jagdterriers, like any other dog breed, like playing.
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Sensitivity Level
Which dog is more sensitive? What's the difference?
They are a little bit more sensitive than other dog breeds.
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Irish Terriers have an average emotional level and are not the most sensitive dog breed.
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Jagdterriers have an average emotional level and are not the most sensitive dog breed.
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Affection Level
Which is the more affectionate dog breed: Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier?
High: Beagles are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving and affectionate dogs toward their handlers.
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High: Irish Terriers are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving and affectionate dogs toward their handlers.
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Average to High: Jagdterriers are highly affectionate dogs.
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Social Needs
Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier social needs comparison:
Beagles need a lot of social interaction.
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Irish Terriers are a social breed.
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Jagdterriers need a lot of social interaction.
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Barking
Which dog barks more/less: Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier?
A lot: Beagle is a particularly loud breed.
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Average: The Irish Terrier barks occasionally.
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Low to Average: The Jagdterrier rarely barks.
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Watchdog Ability
Which is the better watchdog: Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier?
Beagles are not the best choice if you want a good watchdog.
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Irish Terriers are one of the best watchdogs.
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Jagdterriers are good watchdogs.
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Guarding Behavior / Territorial
Which dog is most likely to protect its owner? Which is the best dog to use for protection?
Beagles can't provide protection for their territory.
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Irish Terriers are extremely protective guard dogs.
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Jagdterriers strongly protect their territory.
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Biting Potential
Which breed of dog is most likely to bite? Biting potential comparison:

Low 🔽

The Beagle has a low chance of biting somebody.

Low 🔽

The Irish Terrier has a low chance of biting somebody.

Low 🔽

The Jagdterrier has a low chance of biting somebody.
Bite Force
Which bite is stronger: Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier?

Between 100 and 200 PSI 🔽

Beagle bite force: Weak.

Between 200 and 400 PSI

Irish Terrier bite force: Ordinary.

Between 200 and 400 PSI

Jagdterrier bite force: Ordinary.
Mouthiness
Which is the better dog? Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier mouthiness comparison:
Beagles have an average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
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Irish Terriers have a low tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
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Jagdterriers have a higher than average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
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Impulse to Wander or Roam
Which dog has a greater roaming instinct?
Beagles have high wanderlust potential, which means that this breed has a strong desire for exploring the world.
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Irish Terriers have average wanderlust potential.
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The wanderlust potential of the Jagdterrier is strong enough to escape from home.
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Prey Drive
Which dog has a higher prey drive? Which can be better for hunting?
Beagles have a high impulse to chase and catch something.
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Irish Terriers have low to an average impulse to chase and catch something like a cat or any other small aminals.
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Jagdterriers have a higher impulse to chase and catch something than other dog breeds.
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Apartment Friendly
Which dog is more apartment friendly Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier?
It is not recommended to keep the Beagle breed in the home.
It is not the best choice if you want to keep them indoors, however, with careful exercise and several walks a day, they will tolerate the indoor environment, so it is possible to keep Irish Terrier indoors.
Apartment-friendly dog the Jagdterrier breed.
Adaptability
Which dog has a higher adaptability potential? Which is the better dog?
Beagles adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments.
Irish Terriers adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments.
Average: Jagdterriers adapt to lifestyle changes and different living environments quite okay usually.
Tolerates Being Left Alone
Which dog can be left alone: Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier?
Beagles tend to have separation anxiety when their owners left them alone at home because they bond very closely with them.
Irish Terriers do best when a family member is at home during the day or if their workplace is dog-friendly so they can take the dog at work.
Jagdterriers tend to have separation anxiety when their owners left them alone at home because they bond very closely with them.

Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier Good With Comparison

Stranger Friendly
Which dog is more stranger friendly Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier? Which dog is more friendly?
Beagles are stranger-friendly dogs.
Irish Terriers are not the most stranger-friendly dogs.
Jagdterriers are average friendly towards strangers.
Pet Friendly
Which dog breeds get along well with other animals/pets?
Beagles are generally with other pets.
Irish Terriers usually don’t get on well with other pets.
Jagdterriers usually don’t get on well with other pets.
Child Friendly
Which dog is more child/kid friendly Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier?
Beagles are very kid-friendly dogs.
Irish Terriers are kid-friendly dogs.
Jagdterriers are kid-friendly dogs.
Cat Friendly
Which dog is more cat friendly Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier?
Beagles are average friendly towards cats.
Irish Terriers are not the most cat-friendly dogs.
Jagdterriers are not the most cat-friendly dogs.
Dog Friendly
Which dog is more dog friendly Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier?
Beagles are very dog-friendly dogs.
Irish Terriers are not the most dog-friendly dogs.
Jagdterriers are average friendly towards other dogs.
Good For First Time Owners
Which dog is good for the first-time owners: Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier?
Yes
Beagles are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Yes
Irish Terriers are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Yes
Jagdterriers are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Office Friendly
Which one fits better in the office?
No
Beagle is not the best dog breed for office environment.
No
Irish Terrier is not the best dog breed for office environment.
No
Jagdterrier is not the best dog breed for office environment.
Senior Citizens Friendly
Which dog is good for elderly people?
Beagles are one of the best breeds for elderly people.
Irish Terriers are usually recommended for elderly people.
Jagdterriers are usually recommended for elderly people.

Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier Health Comparison

Health Issues
Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier health comparison. Which is the healthier: Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier?
The Beagle is a healthy breed, but there are certain health issues that you should check with your vet regularly.
Irish Terriers tend to have more frequent health issues than other breeds.
Jagdterriers tend to have more frequent health issues than other breeds.
Health Problems
Which one has more or less genetic/health problems: Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier? What are the allergies, genetic diseases and concerns for them? Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier health problems comparison:
Beagle Dwarfism
Cherry Eye
Chinese Beagle Syndrome
Distichiasis
Epilepsy
Glaucoma
Hip Dysplasia
Hypothyroidism
Intervertebral Disk Disease
Patellar Luxation
Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA)
No data available Primary Lens Luxation
Veterinarian Visits
Which one may need more or less veterinary visits?
Average
The Beagle should have a complete physical check-up at least once per year.
Frequent
The Irish Terrier should have a complete physical check-up at least once (but preferably twice) per year.
Frequent
The Jagdterrier should have a complete physical check-up at least once (but preferably twice) per year.
Life Expectancy
Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier lifespan comparison. How long do Beagle, Irish Terrier and Jagdterrier breeds live? Which one has a longer lifespan/life expectancy?
11-15 years
The average lifespan of Beagle: 13 years
11-15 years
The average lifespan of Irish Terrier: 13 years
11-15 years
The average lifespan of Jagdterrier: 13 years
Hypoallergenic
Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier hypoallergenic comparison. Which dog is hypoallergenic or not?
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Energy Level
Who has more energy a Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier? Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier energy level comparison:
Beagles have a higher energy level than other dog breeds.
Irish Terriers are high-energy dogs.
Jagdterriers have an average energy level, so if you live a semi-active life, this breed can be a good choice for you.
Activity Requirement / Exercise Need
Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier exercise need comparison. Which dog needs more activity? Which dog needs the most exercise: Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier? Which dog needs the most walking? Which dog is the laziest?
Beagles need quite a lot of exercise.
Irish Terriers need quite a lot of exercise.
Jagdterriers have an average exercise need.
Sleeping Need
Which one sleeps the least/most: Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier?
Beagles are quite energetic dogs and they don't spend too much time with sleeping.
Irish Terriers don't need too much sleep.
Jagdterriers sleep 12-14 hours a day as an average dog and they're not considered a lazy breed.
Average daily food consumption
Which dog eats more: Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier?
0.5 to 1.5 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals. 1 to 1.5 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals. 1/2 to 1 cup dry food a day.
Weight Gain Potential / Prone to Obesity
Which dog breed is more prone to obesity? Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier weight gain potential comparison:
High: The Beagle breed has a strong tendency to be overweight.
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Average: The Irish Terrier has an average risk for obesity.
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Low: The Jagdterrier has good luck with genetics.
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Weather and Climate
Which dog is best for hot or cold weather: Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier?
Prefers average to warm weather conditions
Different dogs have different preferences when it comes to weather conditions.
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Prefers average to cold weather conditions
The Irish Terrier can adapt to well to cold weather conditions, some dogs even can be a good mountain dog.
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Tolerates warm and cold weather
Dogs that tolerate hot and cold weather are typically those that have a double coat of fur.
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Stinkiness
Which dog breed smells least? Which dog smells most? Which is best, Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier?

High 🔼

The Beagle has a high chance of bad smell.

Medium

The Irish Terrier has an average chance of bad smell.

Medium

The Jagdterrier has an average chance of bad smell.
Drooling Tendency
Which dog drools the most? Which dog drools the least?
The Beagle is a perfect example of a very low drooling tendency.
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The Irish Terrier is a perfect example of a very low drooling tendency.
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The Jagdterrier is an average drooler.
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Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier As a Working Dog Comparison

Service Dog
Which one could be a service dog?

Yes

This breed makes good as a service dog.
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Not really

This breed generally not used as a service dog.
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Not really

This breed generally not used as a service dog.
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Therapy Dog
Which one could be a therapy dog: Beagle or Irish Terrier or Jagdterrier? Which is better for autism?

Yes

This breed makes a perfect therapy dog.
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Not really

This breed generally not used as a therapy dog.
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Not really

This breed generally not used as a therapy dog.
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Detection Dog or Sniffer Dog
Which one could be a detection/sniffer dog?

Yes

After proper training, they can excel at this kind of work.

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases.

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases.
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR)
Which one could be a search and rescue dog?

Yes

This breed would make an excellent search and rescue dog.

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog.

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog.
Boat and Sailor Dog
Which one could be a boat dog: Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier?

Yes

Beagle breed usually likes being on a boat.
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Not really

Irish Terrier breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
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Not really

Jagdterrier breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
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Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog
Which one could be a cart pulling or drafting dog?

Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Fighting Dog / Military Dog

Not really

In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Not really

In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Not really

In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier Reproducibility Comparison

Gestation Length 60-64 days See more. 60-64 days See more. 60-64 days See more.
Litter Frequency

Once a year.

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Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Litter Size
How many puppies can Beagle and Irish Terrier and Jagdterrier have?
2-14 puppies, average 7 4-6 puppies 3-8 puppies

Beagle vs Irish Terrier vs Jagdterrier Recognition Comparison

AKC Group
Which dog is recognized by the AKC?
Recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1885 as a Hound breed. Recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1885 as a Terrier breed. Not recognized by the American Kennel Club.
FCI Group
Which dog is recognized by the FCI?
Recognized by FCI in the Scent hounds and related breeds group, in the Scent hounds section. Recognized by FCI in the Terriers group, in the Large and medium sized Terriers section. Recognized by FCI in the Terriers group, in the Large and medium sized Terriers section.
Breed Recognition
What other organizations and kennel clubs recognize these dog breeds?
American Canine Registry
American Kennel Club
America's Pet Registry
Canadian Kennel Club
Dog Registry of America Inc.
Federation Cynologique Internationale
Kennel Club of Great Britain
North American Purebred Registry, Inc.
American Canine Association, Inc.
Australian National Kennel Council
Continental Kennel Club
National Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
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