Ten Least Popular Dog Breeds In America

These Are The Ten Least Popular Dog Breeds In America

These ten canines were the ones with the lowest number of homes in the United States last year. Can you figure out who the class’s youngest member is?

It’s not that a dog that isn’t well-known doesn’t benefit from being recognised! Ten dog breeds are underrepresented in American households yet have excellent characteristics.The chances are even worse for Staffordshire Terrier’s who are not babies, as they get adopted at a rate of less than 50%. Chihuahuas and pit bull terriers are the two most common breeds available, and also among the least likely to be adopted.

The Chinook

While deriving from the Husky, the Chinook did not achieve the same level of success as its forefather! The Chinook is ranked 184th out of 193 dog breeds in the United States.

Can Chinook lift a tank?

The 26,000 pound capability of the chinook allows the aircraft to lift large HVAC units, utility poles, and large bundles of food, health care supplies, and water to those in need.

This breed was named after a Chinook dog that gave birth to this new line of canines while being crossed with a Husky by breeder Arthur Walden. Chinook the dog was unfortunately lost on a journey to Antarctica.

Cirneco dell’Etna

The Sicilian Greyhound is a simple dog that loves his owner, but he has yet to gain the fame he deserves! He is a happy dog who, nevertheless, is wary of strangers.


Harrier, sometimes known as a Harehound, is a British-bred dog that has long been used to hunt game birds, particularly hares and foxes. He’s a joyful, lively, and friendly dog that adores youngsters as a pet. Harriers sometimes are described as “Beagles on steroids.” Active and playful, these dogs wouldn’t fair as well in an apartment setting. They need space to run and burn off their high energy. Still, they’re quite affectionate, especially with kids and other dogs. This is also a fairly healthy and easy-to-groom breed.

Skye terrier

The Skye Terrier is a Scottish breed that is devoted to his owner and deserves to be better recognised. This dog is quite active and incredibly devoted to his owner, yet he also prefers to be peaceful and is wary of strangers.

The Czech Terrier

This dog runs on four legs and is a joyful and lovely buddy. The Czech Terrier dislikes being alone and prefers to be near his owner. However, this lovely dog is only rated 188th out of 193 purebred dogs in the United States.

The American Hound

The American Foxhound is a self-sufficient working dog that makes it an excellent pack hunting dog. It is, however, not well adapted to life as a pet dog.


Azawakh When it comes to his loved ones, he is soft and loving, yet guarded and distrustful when it comes to strangers. However, if you’ve taken the time to get to know him, you’ll find that he’s a really pleasant animal to be around and enjoys playing with.


The Arabian greyhound is a very clever dog that contrasts times of remarkable tranquilly at home with excellent athletic performances.

The Norwegian Macareux Hound

The Norwegian Macareux Hound is a wonderful companion that is bright, playful, friendly, social, and mild. He can’t handle being alone and requires a lot of attention on a daily basis to be fulfilled.

The English Hound

The English Foxhound is the last in the class! Like his American relative, this dog is underappreciated despite his excellent traits. He’s an excellent watchdog that doesn’t hesitate to bark at strangers, yet he’s kind and clever.

Also, Read : The most affectionate dogs in the world and best for children!

Fun Fact

What dogs are the least adopted?

The American Staffordshire Terrier is the least likely breed to be adopted.

Kelly Wilson
Kelly Wilson
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