How many species of dogs are there in the world?

Answer There is only one species of dog on the planet, Canis familiaris, which all breeds--both wild and domestic--fall under. The species is defined by their ability to mate and produce viable offspring.... Read More »

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How many dog breeds are in the world?

Estimates are that there are 400 dog breeds in the world, but that does not include mixed breeds. The American Kennel Club has the right to add a breed if documentation is available to support that... Read More »

How many recognized akc dog breeds are there?

There are 164 dog breeds recognized by the American Kennel Club as of January 1, 2010. That number will increase to 167 starting June 30, 2010, when the Leonberger, Cane Corso and Icelandic Sheepdo... Read More »

How many different breeds of wild turkey are there in America?

Five subspecies of wild turkeys inhabit the United States. The eastern wild turkey is found in the eastern half of the country. The Florida, or Osceola, inhabits south Florida. The Merriam's and Ri... Read More »

How to Learn Breeds of Dogs?

The dog is a beautiful and interesting animal. If you love dogs, but do not know the breeds, it can be a confusing experience. Learning the breeds of dogs is very important, and can help you with y... Read More »