January 31, 2020

10 Most Expensive Dog Breeds In The World

The bond between human and dog can’t be compared with another pet because of the extra ordinary character dog poses, some of us are ready to buy or adopt the most expensive dog because of our love to dog

Our dogs are one of the most precious thing in our life and also part of the the family, we don’t mind showing our dog how much we love him, we have made it possible for you to know why some dogs are expensive than other dog breeds in the world.

However, some dogs are expensive more than other dogs because of their group and temperament.

These are the most expensive dog breeds in the world

10. Afghan Hound – $7,000

Afghan Hond comes from the mountain of Afghanistan, this dog is one of the most beautiful dogs with ring tail and flowing hair that requires proper caring because of it’s beauty,

Important Information About Afghan Hond

Origin: Afghanistan

Weight: 23 to 27 kilograms

Height: Male is about 27 inches while female is 25 inches

Colors: Any color except spotted

Longevity Range: 12-14 years


9. Pharaoh Hound – $7,500

Pharaoh hond means rabbit dog. In maltese, this dog breed is generally used for hunting rabbits and this dog is extremely intelligent.

Important Information About Pharaoh Hond

Origin: Egypt

weight: male: 50-55 ibs while female is 45-50 ibs

Height: male: 24 inched while female is 23 inches

Color: Tan or chestnut, white tail tip if desired

Longevity Range: 11 to 14 years

Price: $7,500

8. Dogo Argentino – $8,000

This dog breed was traditionally used for big game hunting because of it muscular shape and strength.

This dog is one of most expensive dog breeds in the world, this dog breed is sturdy and aggressive in nature and can easily scare someone, this dog can be used for safeguarding properties and home

Important Information About Dogo Argentino

Origin: Argentina

Weight: Female: 35–40 kg, Male: 40–45 kg

Height: Female: 60–65 cm, Male: 60–68 cm

Colors: White

Longevity Range: 10-12 years

Price: $8,000

7. The Canadian Eskimo – $8,750

Canadian Eskimo fall among one of the rarest dog breed in the world, Thule people brought this dog breed to North America for the purpose of pulling sledges on ice, hunting and protection.

This dog breed is currently facing extinction with less than 300 dogs remaining in 2018.  Their population reduced because of the invention of snowmobile and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) dog killings of 1950-1970.

Important Information About Canadian Eskimo

Origin: Canada

Weight:Male: Male: 30–40 kg, Female: 18–30 kg.

Height: Male: 58–70 cm, Female: 50–60 cm.

Color: Any color or combination

Longevity Range: 10-15 years.

Price: $8,750

6. Rottweiler Metzgerhund – $9,000


wow what about this expensive dog breed in the world called “Rottweiler Metzgerhund, it’s popularly known as Rottweiler which means Rottweil butchers’ dogs.

This dog breed were used to pull carts full of meat to the market, amazing dog indeed, Rottweiler is a reliable breed that’s ready to protect his Master not only that.

this wonderful breed is obedient to the owner that’s why it’s considered as a great family pet and it’s used for rescue and operation.

Important Information About Rottweiler

Origin: Germany

Weight: Female: 35–48 kg, Male: 50–60 kg

Height: Female: 56 – 63 cm, Male: 61–69 cm

Color: Black, Tan, Mahogany

Longevity Range: 8-11 years.

Price: $9,000

5. Azawakh – $9,500

This is on the newest dog in USA and Canada, this dog is from West Africa and they were mainly used for hunting because of the strength, azawakh is adaptive to all environment but they suffer epilepsy, the amazing thing about this dogs is that they quickly recover. They are among top 5 most expensive dog breeds in the world.

Important Information About Azawakh

Origin:  Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger

Weight: 15 – 25 kg (Adult)

Height: Female: 59.69 cm – 69.85cm, Male: 63.5 cm – 73.66 cm

Color: Black, Brindle, Dark Fawn, Blue Fawn, Clear Sand, Grizzle

Longevity Range: 10 – 12 years

Price: $9,500

4. Tibetan Mastiff – $10,000

If you haven’t seen a massive dog before, Tibetan Mastiff is a perfect example of massive dog that made his way to America. It originates from several country including Tibet,Nepal, India, and China.

They were used initially for protecting sheep from Intruders and predators like leopard and wolf.

Important Information About Tibetan Mastiff

Origin: Tibet, Nepalese, Himalayas

Weight: Male: 45–73 kg, Female: 34–54 kg

Height: Male: 66–76 cm, Female: 61–71 cm

Colors: Fawn. Apricot, Brindle

Longevity Range: 12 – 15 years

Price: $10,000

3. Chow Chow – $11,000

chow chow is one of the oldest breed in the world, it originated from northern China.

It has a unique black tongue with a tedy-bear appearance, this dog breed is beautiful and costly.

Maintaining this dog is very costly because of it Health issues like, eyelid entropion,hip and elbow dysplasia, allergies and thyroid function.

Chow Chow might not be the perfect dog for hunting but it is a perfect and amazing dog to walk with.

Important Information About Chow Chow

Origin: Northern China

Weight: Male: 25–32 kg, Female: 20–27 kg

Height: Male: 48–56 cm, Female: 46–51 cm

Colors: Black, Blue, Fawn, Cream, Red

Longevity Range: 9 – 15 years

Price: $11,000

2. Löwchen – $12,000

Löwchen is one of the smallest dog breed and most expensive, this dog is popular in Europe and also beautiful. As of 1973, Löwchen was the rarest dog in the world.

This dog is a playful dog and it’s a prefer dog for kids and family, Löwchen always need someone by his side and can be unhappy when left alone for long time.

Maintaining this beautiful and expensive dog breed doesn’t cost much like some other dogs.

Important Information About Löwchen

Origin: Germany, France, Europe

Weight:bFemale: 4–6 kg, Male: 5–8 kg

Height: Female: 30–33 cm, Male: 33–36 cm

Colors: Black, Cream, Chocolate, Black & Tan, Blue, Black & Silver

Longevity Range: 12 – 14 years

Price: $12,000

1. Samoyed – $14,000

Finally, we have the most expensive dog breed on Earth beating the top 9, this dog is so amazing that poses the character of  loving and smiling, this is also brilliant and playful dog which makes it the perfect dog for kids and family.

Important Information About Samoyed

Origin: Russia and Siberia

Weight: Female: 16–20 kg, Male: 20–30 kg

Height: 48–53 cm, Male: 53–60 cm

Colors: White, White & Biscuit, Cream

Longevity Range: 12 – 13 years

Price: $14,000.


I Believe you enjoyed the article Most expensive dog breeds.

Dogs are good friends and part of the family,  if your dog  is among the most expensive dog breeds feel free to make use of the comment box, tell us about your dog and don’t forget to take care of your dog.


Emmanuel is a student and dog lover who made out his time to compile his experience about dog breeding and also interested in helping those in need of information about dog to get it with just a mouse click out

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