Crossword solutions & Synonyms for
Breed of dog

17 September 2020 The Guardian Speedy

We have 28 answers for the crossword clue Breed of dog. We last saw the 'Breed of dog' clue in The Guardian Speedy on Sunday, 29 October 2017.

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Crossword Answers

3 Letters

SLY

Marked by skill in deception; "cunning men often pass for wise"; "deep political machinations"; "a foxy scheme"; "a slick evasive answer"; "sly as a fox"; "tricky Dick"; "a wily old attorney"

4 Letters

PEKE

A Chinese breed of small short-legged dogs with a long silky coat and broad flat muzzle

5 Letters

BOXER

Someone who fights with his fists for sport

CORGI

Either of two Welsh breeds of long-bodied short-legged dogs with erect ears and a fox-like head

6 Letters

BEAGLE

A small short-legged smooth-coated breed of hound

COLLIE

A silky-coated sheepdog with a long ruff and long narrow head developed in Scotland

POODLE

An intelligent dog with a heavy curly solid-colored coat that is usually clipped; an old breed sometimes trained as sporting dogs or as performing dogs

SETTER

A long-haired dog formerly trained to crouch on finding game but now to point

7 Letters

BASENJI

Small smooth-haired breed of African origin having a tightly curled tail and the inability to bark

MASTIFF

An old breed of powerful deep-chested smooth-coated dog used chiefly as a watchdog and guard dog

POINTER

A strong slender smooth-haired dog of Spanish origin having a white coat with brown or black patches; scents out and points to game

SAMOYED Howard

Siberian breed of white or cream-colored dog of the spitz family

SPANIEL

Any of several breeds of small to medium-sized gun dogs with a long silky coat and long frilled ears

TERRIER

Any of several usually small short-bodied breeds originally trained to hunt animals living underground

8 Letters

AIREDALE

Breed of large wiry-coated terrier bred in Yorkshire

ALSATIAN

A native or inhabitant of Alsace

LABRADOR

The mainland part of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador in the eastern part of the large Labrador-Ungava Peninsula in northeastern Canada

PEKINESE

A Chinese breed of small short-legged dogs with a long silky coat and broad flat muzzle

9 Letters

DEERHOUND

Very large and tall rough-coated dog bred for hunting deer; known as the royal dog of Scotland

GREATDANE

Very large powerful smooth-coated breed of dog

REDSETTER

An Irish breed with a chestnut-brown or mahogany-red coat

RETRIEVER

A dog with heavy water-resistant coat that can be trained to retrieve game

11 Letters

AFGHANHOUND

Tall graceful breed of hound with a long silky coat; native to the Near East

BASSETHOUND

Smooth-haired breed of hound with short legs and long ears

BULLTERRIER

A powerful short-haired terrier originated in England by crossing the bulldog with terriers

IRISHSETTER

An Irish breed with a chestnut-brown or mahogany-red coat

12 Letters

SAINTBERNARD

A Swiss alpine breed of large powerful dog with a thick coat of hair used as a rescue dog

13 Letters

COCKERSPANIEL

A small breed with wavy silky hair; originally developed in England

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