Weight - the ideal bodyweight range for your dog (by breed)

Do you know what the ideal body weight is for your pet? Use this handy list to find your dog's breed and their ideal weight range. If you think your dog is overweight, click here for information on how you can help your pet stay within a healthy weight range.  You can also use visual indicators to select a Body Condition Score for your pet.

Breeds
Dogs (kg)
Bitches (kg)
Affenpinscher3-43-4
Afghan Hound27-3223-30
Airedale Terrier20-2320-23
Akita38.6-49.938.6-49.9
Alaskan Malamute38-5638-56
Australian Cattle Dog20-2220-22
Australian Kelpie20.5-2518-27
Australian Silky Terrier3.5-4.53.5-4.5
Australian Terrier6.56.5
Basenji119.5
Basset Hound18-2716-23
Beagle13-1611-13
Bearded Collie20.5-2518-27
Bedlington Terrier8.25-10.48.25-10.4
Bichon Frise8-97-8
Bloodhound41-5036-45
Border Collie19-2418-22
Border Terrier5.9-7.15.1-6.4
Borzoi32-3923-32
Boston Terrier4.5-114.5-11
Bouvier Des Flandres35-4027-35
Boxer30-3225-27
Briard36-4132-36
British Bulldog2522.7
Brittany Spaniel1513
Bullmastiff50-5941-50
Bull Terrier (Miniature)99
Bull Terrier18-2318-23
Cairn Terrier6-7.56-7.5
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel5.4-8.15.4-8.1
Chesapeake Bay Retriever3629.5
Chihuahua2.72.7
Chinese Crested Dog5-5.55-5.5
Chow Chow23-3218-32
Collie20.5-29.518-25
Dachshund9-129-12
Dachshund Miniature4.54.5
Dalmation2725
Dandie Dinmont Terrier8-118-11
Deerhound45.536.5
Doberman34-4129.5-36
Elkhound2320
English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan)2.7-3.62.7-3.6
Finnish Spitz14-1614-16
Fox Terrier (Smooth)7.25-8.256.75-7.75
Fox Terrier (Wire)8.258.25
Foxhound3232
French Bulldog12.710.9
German Shepherd Dog34-38.527-32
German Shorthaird Pointer25-3220-27
German Wirehaird Pointer25-3420.5-29
Great Danemin. 54min. 46
Greyhound30-3227-30
Griffon Bruxellois2.2-4.92.2-4.9
Hungarian Puli13-1510-13
Hungarian Vizsla20-3020-30
Irish Terrier12.211.3
Irish Wolfhound54.540.9
Italian Greyhound2.7-4.52.7-4.5
Japanese Chin1.8-3.21.8-3.2
Keeshond16-2316-20.5
Kerry Blue Terrier15-1716
King Charles Spaniel3.6-6.33.6-6.3
Lakeland Terrier7.76.8
Large Munsterlander25-2925
Lhasa Apso76-7
Lowchen1.8-41.8-4
Maltese2-42-4
Manchester Terrier88
Mastiff57-8957-89
Miniature Pinscher3-43-4
Newfoundland64-6950-54
Norfolk Terrier66
Norwegian Buhund1514
Norwich Terrier66
Old English Sheepdog27-4123-27
Pekingese55.5
Papillon1.5-22-3
Pharoah Hound2320
Pointer23-2523-25
Pomeranian1.8-22-2.5
Poodle (Miniature)5.5-75.5-7
Poodle (Standard)20-3120-31
Poodle (Toy)3.5-5.53.5-5.5
Pug6.3-8.16.3-8.1
Pyrenean Mountain Dogmin. 50min. 40
Retriever (Curly Coated)32-3632-36
Retriever (Flat Coated)25-3525-34
Retriever (Golden)31.7-36.327.2-31.7
Retriever (Labrador)3530
Rhodesian Ridgeback34-38.529.5-34
Rottweiler45.5-54.536-41
Saluki20-2716-23
Samoyed20-2516-20.5
Schipperke5.4-7.35.4-7.3
Schnauzer (Giant)41-5041-50
Schnauzer (Miniature)7-87-8
Schnauzer16-20.516-20.5
Scottish Terrier8.5-10.58.5-10.5
Sealeyham Terrier9.18.2
Setter (English)20.4-3023-27.5
Setter (Gordon)29.525.5
Setter (Irish)27-3025-27
Shetland Sheepdog8-108-10
Shih Tzu4.5-8.14.5-8.1
Siberian Husky20-2716-23
Skye Terrier11.310.5
Soft Coated Wheaten16-20.516-20.5
Spaniel (Clumber)25-3220-27
Spaniel (Cocker)12.7-14.512.7-14.5
Spaniel (Cocker, American)11-1311-13
Spaniel (Field)18-2518-25
Spaniel (Irish Water)2727
Spaniel (Springer, Welsh)16-20.516-20.5
Spaniel (Springer, English, Sussex)2323
St Bernard73-7863.5-73.5
Staffordshire Bull Terrier13-1711-15.5
Stumpy Tail Cattle Dog20-2220-22
Tibetan Terrier11-13.511-13.5
Weimeraner25-3020-35
Welsh Corgi (Cardigan)9.1-11.89-10
Welsh Corgi (Pembroke)10-1210-11
Welsh Terrier9-9.59-9.5
West Highland White Terrier8-97-8
Whippet10-138-11
Yorkshire Terrier33

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