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Accepted Standardization Of Dog Breed Height/ Weight [Quick Reference Guide]

The following list is in alphabetical order by breed as a quick reference for adult size and weights of the various breeds of dogs.

     BREED HT DOG (inches) HT BITCH   (inches) WT DOG (pounds) WT BITCH   (pounds)
Affenpincher 9-11.5 10 7 12
Afghan Hound 27 25 60 50
Airedale Terrier 23 Slightly smaller 44-50 44-50
Akita 26-28 24-26 Proportionate to height;   can be 75-120 pounds
Alaskan Malamute 25 23 85 75
American Black & Tan
     Coonhound
23-27 21-26 50-75 40-65
American Eskimo
     Miniature
12-15 11-14 10-20 10-20
American Eskimo
     Standard
15-19 14-18 18-35 18-35
American Foxhound 22 minimun
     25 maximum
21 minimum
     24 maximum
65-75 65-75
American Pit Bull Terrier     35-60 30-50
American Water Spaniel 15-18 15-18 28-45 25-40
Anatolian Shepherd 29-32 27.5-31 110-143 88-120
Appenzeller 19-23 Slightly smaller 48-55 Slightly
     smaller
Ariegeois 22-24 20-22    
Australian Cattle Dog 18-20 17-19 33-50 33-50
Australian Kelpie 20-23 17-20 25-45 25-45
Australian Terrier 10-11 10-11 14 14
Azawakh 25-29 23.5-27.5 37-45 37-45
Basenji 17 16 24 22
Basset Bleu De Gascogne 12 15 Up to 40 Up to 40
Basset Hound Not over 14 Not over 14 50-70 50-70
Beagle Not over 15 Not over 15 22-25 22-25
Bearded Collie 21-22 20-21 40-60 40-60
Bedlington Terrier 16.5 15.5 17-23 17-23
Belgian Shepherd 23-26.5 21-24.5 65-70 60-65
Bernese Mountain Dog 25-27.5 23-26 130-135 125-130
Bichon Frise 9.5-11.5 9.5-11.5 7-12 7-12
Bloodhound 25-27 23-25 90-110 80-100
Bluetick Coonhoud 22-27 21-25 55-80 45-65
Border Collie 17-24 17-24 25-65 25-65
Border Terrier 14 13 13-15.5 14.5
Borzoi 28 minimum 26 minimum 75-105 60-90
Boston Terrier 15-17 15-17 10-25 10-25
Bouvier Des Flandres 24.5-27.5 23.5-26.5 75-90 60-80
Boxer 22.5-25 21-23.5 60-70 53-65
Boykin Spaniel 15-5-18 14-16.5 30-40 25-35
Briard 23-27 22-25 75 75
Brittany Spaniel 17.5-21 18-20 35-40 30-40
Brussels Griffon 7-8 7-8 6-12 6-12
Bull Terrier
     (breed standards do not specify height)
19-20 19-20 45 45
Bullmastiff 25-27 24-26 110-130 100-120
Cairn Terrier 9.5-10 9.5-10 14 14
Canaan Dog 20-24 19-23 45-55 35-45
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel 12-13 12-13 12-18 12-18
Cesky Terrier 10.5-13.75 10.5-13.75 18 15.5
Chesapeake Bay Retriever 23-26 21-24 65-80 55-70
Chihuahua 6-9 6-9 Not to
     exceed 6
Not to exceed
     6
Chinese Shar-Pei 18-20 18-20 35-55 35-55
Chinook 22-28 20-26 70 55
Chow Chow 17-20 17-20 55 55
Clumber Spaniel 19-20 17-19 70-85 55-70
Cocker Spaniel, American 14.5-15.5 13.5-14.5 15-30 15-30
Cocker Spaniel, English 16-17 15-16 28-34 26-32
Collie 24-26 22-24 60-75 50-65
Curly Coated Retriever 25-27 25-27 70 70
Dachshund, Standard     15-25 15-25
Dachshund, Miniature     11 10
Dalmatian 22-24 21-23 51-55 51-55
Dandie Dinmont Terrier 8-11 8-11 18-24 18-24
Doberman Pinscher 26-28 24-26 71-99 66-88
English Bulldog 12-16 12-16 50 40
English Coonhound 22-27 21-25 40-65 40-65
English Foxhound 22-25 21-24 65-70 65-70
English Pointer 23-28 23-28 45-75 45-75
English Setter 25 24 55-70 50-60
English Shepherd 18-23 18-22 45-60 40-50
English Springer Spaniel 20 19 49-55 45-50
English Toy Spaniel 10 10 8-14 8-14
Entlebucher 16-20 16-20 55-65 55-65
Harrier 19-21 19-21 40-60 40-60
Havanese 8.5-11 8.5-11 7-13 7-13
Ibizan Hound 23.5-27.5 22.5-26 45-55 40-50
Irish Setter 27 25 75 65
Irish Terrier 18 17 27 25
Irish Water Spaniel 22-24 21-23 55-65 45-58
Irish Wolfhounds 32 30 120 105
Italian Greyhound 13 15 6-10 6-10
Jack Russell Terrier 10-15 10-15 14-18 14-18
Jagdterrier 13 minimum
     16 maximum
13 minimum
     16 maximum
16-22 16-22
Keeshond 18 17 35-45 30-40
Kerry Blue Terrier 18.5-19.5 17.5-19 33-40 33-40
Komondor 25.5 23.5 Up to 125 Up to 112
Kuvasz 28-30 26-28 90-115 70-90
Labrador Retriever 22.5-24.5 21.5-23.5 60-75 55-70
Leonberger 28.58 min
     31.5 max
25.5 min
     29.5 max
   
Lhasa Apso 10-11 10 13-15 13-15
Maltese 8-10 8-9 4-6 4-6
Manchester Terrier-Standard 15-16 15-16 18 17
Manchester Terrier-Toy 10-12 10-12 12 12
Mastiff 30 27 160 150
Miniature Bull Terrier 10-14 10-14 24-33 24-33
Miniature Pinscher 10-12.5 10-12.5 8-10 8-10
Newfoundland 28 26 130-150 100-120
Norfolk Terrier 9-12 10 10-12 10-12
Norwich Terrier Not to exceed
     10
Not to exceed
     10
12 12
Norwegian Elkhound 20.5 19.5 55 48
Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever 19-20 18-19 45-51 37-43
Old English Sheepdog 22 21 66 60
Otterhound 24-27 23-26 75-115 65-100
Papillon 8-11 8-11 8-10 7-9
Pekingnese 6-9 6-9 Not over 14 Not over 14
Petit Basset Griffon
     Vendeen
13-15 13-15 Not over 45 Not over 45
Petit Bleu De Gascogne 22-24 20-22 44 44
Petit Gascon-Saintongeois 20-22 18-20    
Petit Griffon Bleu De Gascogne 18-20 17-19    
Pharaoh Hound 23-25 21-24 45-55 40-50
Plott Hound 22-27 21-25 50-75 40-65
Polish Owczarek Nizinny 17-20 16-18    
Pomeranian     3-7 3-7
Poodle, Toy 10 or less 10 or less 4-5 4-5
Poodle, Miniature 10-15 10-15 15-17 15-17
Poodle, Standard Over 15 Over 15 45-70 45-60
Portuguese Water Dog 20-23 17-21 42-60 35-50
Pug 10-11 10-11 14-18 14-18
Puli 14-18 14-16 25-35 25-30
Redbone Coonhound 22-27 21-25 50-70 50-65
Rhodesian Ridgeback 25-27 24-26 75 65
Rottweiler 24-27 22-25 95-130 85-115
Saint Bernard 27.5 minimum 25.5 minimum 110-200 110-190
Saluki 23-28 Smaller 29-66 29-66
Samoyed 21-23.5 19-21 45-65 35-50
Schipperke 10-13 10-13 12-18 12-18
Schnauzer, Standard 18.5-19.5 17.5-18.5 30-45 30-40
Schnauzer, Miniature 12-14 12-14 10-15 10-15
Scottish Deerhound 30-32 28-30 85-110 75-95
Scottish Terrier 10 10 19-22 18-21
Sealyham Terrier 10.5 10 23-24 23-24
Shetland Sheepdog Over 13 under 16 18-25 18-25
Shiba Inu 14-16 13-15 20-30 18-28
Shih Tzu 9-10.5 8-10 9-16 9-16
Siberian Husky 21-23.5 20-22 45-60 35-50
Silky Terrier 9-10 9-10 8-10 8-10
Sky Terrier 10 9.5 25 23
Soft-Coated Wheaten 18-19 17-18 35-40 30-35
Staffordshire Bull Terrier 14-16 14-16 24-38 24-38
Sussex Spaniel 13-15 13-15 35-45 35-45
Tibetan Spaniel 10 10 9-15 9-15
Tibetan Terrier 15-16 15-16 18-30 18-30
Toy Fox Terrier 10 10 3.5-7 3.5-7
Treeing Walker Coonhound 22-27 20-25 50-70 50-70
Vizsla 22-24 21-23 45-60 40-55
Weimaraner 25-27 23-25 55-70 50-65
Welsh Corgi, Cardigan 10.5-12.5 10.5-12.5 30-38 25-34
Welsh Corgi, Pembroke 10-12 10-12 24-27 22-25
Welsh Springer Spaniel 18-19 17-18 40-45 35-40
Welsh Terrier 15-15.5 Slightly smaller 20 20
West Highland White
     Terrier
11 10 15-22 13-16
Whippet 19-22 18-21 18-28 12-20
Wirehaired Pointing Griffon 21.5-23 19.5-21.5 50-60 50-60
Xoloitzcuintli, Toy Up to 13 Up to 13 9-18 9-18
Xoloitzcuintli, Miniature 13-18 13-18 13-22 13-22
Xoloitzcuintli, Standard 18-23 16-22 20-31 20-31
Yorkshire Terrier 9-12 9-12 7 7

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