Number of AKC Breeds
How many AKC breeds are there?
The American Kennel Club or AKC lists a total of 164 recognized dog breeds as of February 2010. In addition to this, the AKC also lists 11 breeds as belonging to a ‘˜Miscellaneous Class’™ that are not fully recognized. The Labrador Retriever is the most popular breed to be registered with the AKC in 2009.