Dogs of the World

Dogs were the first domesticated animals. They have accompanied humans for about 30,000 years. Scientists generally acknowledge that all dogs share a common wolf ancestor. Nowadays, humans have bred hundreds of various domestic dog breeds. The maps below show dogs of the world and their nations of origin.

Dogs of all nations map, 1936

The 1936 map below created by E. Frantz for Dog World Magazine shows national dogs of different countries.

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