Use this page to get an idea of what dogs look like. If you d rather spend your time playing with your dog than brushing them you may be considering a short haired large dog breed.
There are 60 black dogs in our list.
Large black short haired dog breeds. There are a large number of dog breeds that have black or some black coloration. You can find ones you are drawn to and then look at things like traits and temperament to better find a dog that has the preferred look and suits your. Note about solid black dogs a dog can still be considered solid black even if their paws face chest and or tail have small patches of non black coloring.
Many short haired dog breeds are a great choice for busy families as they may not require professional grooming on a regular basis like long haired breeds gently brushing their coat once or twice a week is usually sufficient to remove loose hair and minimize shedding. It is important to note that short haired dogs do still shed sometimes more than you would expect like labrador retrievers but they still require less brushing than dogs with. Large dogs can make amazing pets but some of them have a ton of hair to deal with.
Medium sized black dogs. There are three types the short haired wiry and medium haired with the wire haired being the most rare. Here are 10 awesome medium sized black dog breeds.
Those that are looking for a black dog that s not too small but big enough for various jobs like guarding and herding look no further. Keeshond with pointy ears often described as prick the keeshond is a medium sized dog with a plush two layer coat of silver and black fur with a ruff and a curled tail. If you are interested in finding a dog like this here is a list in alphabetical order of black dog breeds.
If you re seeking a gentle giant the swissie as they re often called might be the dog for you. Greater swiss mountain dogs look a lot like short haired versions of the bernese mountain dog and in a lot of ways the two breeds are similar. He s large and powerful but still makes an incredible family dog with his affectionate nature.
See all 45 recognized medium dog breeds here. Includes cutest black fluffy black black and white black and tan which can help you find your favorite. View dog breeds with coats.