Sporting Dog Breeds

Some sporting dog breeds, such as the Weimaraner, were first used to hunt large game like deer and bears before adapting to hunt small game like birds. While these breeds make great hunting companions, they’ll also love other activities like agility, obedience, rescue and more. Find the best sporting dog for your needs below.


American Water Spaniel
Boykin Spaniel
Chesapeake Bay Retriever
Curly-Coated Retriever
English Setter
English Springer Spaniel
German Shorthaired Pointer
German Wirehaired Pointer
Gordon Setter
Irish Red and White Setter