Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Where the Vizsla stands in AKC numbers

The Vizsla AKC ranking is #41

 AKC Breed 2006 Count
(OVER 1,000)

Retrievers (Labrador) 123,760

Yorkshire Terriers 48,346

German Shepherd Dogs 43,575

Retrievers (Golden) 42,962

Beagles 39,484

Dachshunds 36,033

Boxers 35,388

Poodles 29,939

Shih Tzu 27,282

Miniature Schnauzers 22,920

Chihuahuas 22,562

Bulldogs 21,037

Pugs 20,008

Pomeranians 18,218

Boston Terriers 14,955

Spaniels (Cocker) 14,790

Rottweilers 14,709

Maltese 13,312

Pointers (German Shorthaired) 12,822

Shetland Sheepdogs 12,822

Doberman Pinschers 11,546

Pembroke Welsh Corgis 10,250

Miniature Pinschers 9,615

Great Danes 9,438

Siberian Huskies 9,342

Spaniels (English Springer) 8,205

Cavalier King Charles Spaniels 8,124

Basset Hounds 7,844

Bichons Frises 7,839

Weimaraners 7,720

Brittanys 7,560

Mastiffs 6,913

West Highland White Terriers 6,572

Australian Shepherds 6,533

Papillons 5,673

French Bulldogs 5,509

Collies 4,711

Havanese 4,038

St. Bernards 3,828

Bullmastiffs 3,760

Bernese Mountain Dogs 3,714

Scottish Terriers 3,545

Vizslas 3,509

Newfoundlands 3,415

Bloodhounds 3,343

Lhasa Apsos 3,326

Chinese Shar-Pei 3,261

Cairn Terriers 3,224

Pekingese 3,155

Retrievers (Chesapeake Bay) 3,120

Tibetan Mastiffs 2,925

Chinese Crested 2,555

Akitas 2,457

Rhodesian Ridgebacks 2,248

Airedale Terriers 2,243

Border Collies 2,181

Alaskan Malamutes 2,124

Great Pyrenees 1,983

Italian Greyhounds 1,963

Whippets 1,836

Bull Terriers 1,765

Soft Coated Wheaten Terriers 1,762

Brussels Griffons 1,694

Chow Chows 1,592

Shiba Inu 1,590

American Staffordshire Terriers 1,539

Australian Cattle Dogs 1,499

Setters (Irish) 1,475

Portuguese Water Dogs 1,454

Silky Terriers 1,407

Old English Sheepdogs 1,403

Japanese Chin 1,388

Pointers (German Wirehaired) 1,352

Spaniels (English Cocker) 1,281

Parson Russell Terriers 1,232

Samoyeds 1,130

Irish Wolfhounds 1,016

  AKC BREED RANKINGS FOR YEARS 2010, 2009, 2005, 2000
(Top 50 positions in 2010)
Labrador Retrievers 1 1 1 1

German Shepherd Dogs 2 2 4 3

Yorkshire Terriers 3 3 3 7

Beagles 4 5 5 5

Golden Retrievers 5 4 2 2

Bulldogs 6 7 13 21

Boxers 7 6 7 9

Dachshunds 8 8 6 4

Poodles 9 9 8 6

Shih Tzu 10 10 9 10

Rottweilers 11 13 16 11

Miniature Schnauzers 12 11 10 13

Chihuahuas 13 12 11 8

Doberman Pinschers 14 15 21 23

Pomeranians 15 14 14 12

German Shorthaired Pointers 16 16 20 24

Great Danes 17 21 24 28

Siberian Huskies 18 22 25 19

Shetland Sheepdogs 19 18 18 16

Boston Terriers 20 19 17 18

French Bulldogs 21 24 38 71

Maltese 22 20 19 20

Cavalier King Charles Spaniels 23 25 31 54

Pugs 24 17 12 15

Cocker Spaniels 25 23 15 14

Australian Shepherds 26 28 34 35

Pembroke Welsh Corgis 27 26 23 27

Mastiffs 28 27 33 39

English Springer Spaniels 29 29 28 26

Brittanys 30 30 30 31

Havanese 31 32 43 86

Weimaraners 32 31 29 32

Leonbergers** 33 N/A N/A N/A

West Highland White Terriers 34 36 32 30

Papillons 35 37 35 43

Basset Hounds 36 34 27 22

Bichons Frises 37 35 26 25

Collies 38 38 36 34

Bernese Mountain Dogs 39 39 47 58

Miniature Pinschers 40 33 22 17

Vizslas 41 42 44 47

Bullmastiffs 42 40 42 52

Bloodhounds 43 43 50 50

Newfoundlands 44 46 46 53

St. Bernards 45 45 37 36

Rhodesian Ridgebacks 46 48 54 57

Border Collies 47 52 55 64

Chesapeake Bay Retrievers 48 49 49 41

Akitas 49 50 51 38

Chinese Shar-Pei 50 47 45 37

From the Vizsla Owners Yahoo Group:

"We have come a long way....I can remember going to shows in the late 1970s when I had the only vizsla entered...now look at us - (unless I read this wrong, or simply missed something) we have the largest sporting entry at EUKANUBA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!" -


SPORTING BREEDS

42 BRITTANY
29 POINTER
33 GERM SHT PNT
12 GERM WIRE PNT
26 CHES BAY RET
11 CURLY COAT RET
32 FLAT COAT RET
56 LABRADOR
31 NOVA SCOTIA
14 ENG SETT
17 GORD SETT
27 IRISH SETT
11 IRISH RED WHITE
3 AMER WATER SPN
14 BOYKIN
20 CLUMBER SPN
16 CKR SPN BLACK
9 CKR SPN PARTI
11 ENGLISH COCKER
18 ENG SPRINGER
9 FIELD SPN
9 IRISH WATER SPN
6 SUSSEX SPN
10 WEL SPR SPN
17 SPINONE ITAL
61 VIZSLA
21 WEIM
12 WIREHPNT GRIF

2011 AKC/Eukanuba National Championship
December 2011



Qualifying For and Entering the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship

Automatic Qualifiers

Dogs automatically qualify for the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship by meeting any one of the following criteria:

•Dogs ranked in the top 25 of their breed (by breed points only) at the end of the qualifying period (1 Year) View List

•Dogs receiving an all - breed Best in Show at an AKC show held during the qualifying period (1 Year) View List

•Dogs winning Best of Breed at a parent club national specialty* (1 Year)

1 comment:

Ashley Qualls said...

Very interesting info. I was actually wondering where they stood in AKC rankings the other day. I'm glad they aren't very high on the list because it seems so much easier to find a reputable breeder.