Popular Dog Breeds in India

German Shepherd

German Shepherd: All-purpose worker, loyal, intelligent, courageous. Excellent guard dog. Needs daily exercise.

Great Dane

Great Dane: Obedient guard dog, intelligent and friendly. Loves children and other dogs. Comes in various colors.


Intelligent, sporty dog. Easy to train, excellent guard dog. Large body, strong jaws. Gentle, friendly, protective. Used as guide for blind people. Great with children.

Labrador Retriever–

Labradors are famously friendly and companion housemates who bond with the whole family. Their social skills with neighbor dogs and humans are the breeds’ highlight. They come in yellow, black, and a luscious chocolate color.


Devoted, loyal Rottweiler. Great family pet, enormous strength. Socialize from puppyhood. Shedding coat, use brush. Colors: Black and Tan, Black and Mahogany.


Ideal family dogs, Pugs. Suitable for small households, apartments. Low shedding, easy to maintain. Occasional bathing. Regular nail trimming. Colors: Black, Fawn, Apricot, Silver Fawn.

Golden Retriever

Popular as pets, Golden Retrievers are loving, obedient, and intelligent. Excellent for training and competitions. Good watch dogs. Sturdy, medium-sized. Water-resistant coat, regular grooming.

Cocker Spaniel

Cocker Spaniel: Medium-sized dog with dark almond-shaped eyes. Average litter size of 5 puppies. Suitable for apartment living. Silky, medium-length coat, flat or slightly wavy.


Dachshunds: Energetic small dogs with an alert expression. Available in standard and miniature sizes. Loud bark. Longer lifespan of around 15 years.