How Popular is Your Dog?

Passionate for pugs, crazy for corgis, the UK is undoubtedly a nation of dog lovers.

While we’ve space in our hearts for pups of all shapes and sizes, which breeds top the popularity charts?

We have collated data on pedigree popularity and purchase prices to track how each has changed over the past five years, separating the rising stars from those in the doghouse.

It’s clear that the demand for crossbreeds – like the loveable labradoodle or the ever-popular cockapoo – is rising fast, but as registrations for these breeds are not tracked, we have not included them in our dataset.

See how breed registrations have changed over time

Select a breed to find out more

Popularity (high - low)

Cost (high - low)


Popularity is based on the number of dogs registered in the UK with The Kennel Club.

Price data has been amalgamated from the following websites:

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