Our members breed and/or show and/or Judge AKC Non Sporting dogs in Conformation or Performance events.

Non sporting dogs are a diverse group. There are sturdy animals with as different personalities and appearances as the Chow Chow, Dalmatian, French Bulldog, and Keeshond.

The Non Sporting Group
© used with permission – artist Linda Draper

Talk about differences in size, coat, and visage! Some, like the Schipperke and Tibetan Spaniel are uncommon sights in the average neighborhood.

Others, however, like the Poodle and Lhasa Apso, have quite a large following. The breeds in the Non Sporting Group are a varied collection in terms of size, coat, personality and overall appearance.

  • American Eskimo
  • Bichon Frise
  • Boston Terrier
  • Bulldog
  • Chinese Shar-Pei
  • Chow Chow
  • Coton De Tulear
  • Dalmation
  • Finish Spitz
  • French Bulldog
  • Keeshond
  • Lhasa Apso
  • Lowchen
  • Norwegian Lundehund
  • Poodle
  • Schipperke
  • Shiba Inu
  • Tibetan Spaniel
  • Tibetan Terrier
  • Xoloitzcuintli

There are 20 breeds in the AKC Non Sporting Group as of writing of this list.