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Best in Show: Can You Assign These Dogs to Their Breed Groups?
by Maria Trimarchi
Have you ever seen a Min Pin herder? Or a toy Great Dane? The American Kennel Club organizes dog breeds into seven groups, classified based on the original task each breed was bred to perform. See how many dogs you can match to the AKC's recognized breed groups, which include: the Herding Group, the Hound Group, the Non-Sporting Group, the Sporting Group, the Terrier Group, the Toy Group, and the Working Group.