Here Are 10 Popular Black Dog Breeds

This toy dog is small, with a wiry and shaggy black coat.

1. Affenpinscher

Descendants of ancient Roman cattle dogs, Rottweilers are calm and gentle with their families.

2. Rottweilers

Intelligent and alert, these dogs have a thick black double coat.

3. Belgian Sheepdog

Known as the gentle giants, Newfoundlands have a large build and a water-resistant coat.

4. Newfoundlands

Bouncy and fun, these retrievers have shiny black or liver colored coats.

5. Flat-Coated Retriever

This massive breed has a black, medium-length double coat.

6. Black Russian Terrier

Highly intelligent and trainable, Standard Poodles come in solid black or black and white.

7. Standard Poodle

One of the most popular breeds, the Labrador retriever has a short, dense double coat that comes in black, chocolate, or yellow.

8. Labrador Retriever

These affectionate dogs have a long wavy/curly coat, usually solid black or black and white in color.

9. Portuguese Water Dog

Originally bred as ratters and watchdogs, Schipperke are smaller and mostly solid black in color.

10. Schipperke