Dog Breeds that Start with M

Published: August 11, 2021
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Here is a list of dog breeds that start with the letter M.


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A Mal Shi
Mal Shi

They are very needy dogs and can suffer from separation anxiety.

A Malchi
Malchi

The Malchi is not a purebred but a crossbreed and relatively new on the scene. That’s why they are not recognized by the American Kennel Club (AKC) or any other canine organization.

A Malteagle
Malteagle

Malteagles are one of the smallest beagle hybrids and love to follow their owners everywhere.

A Maltese
Maltese

Originally bred in Europe!

A Maltese Shih Tzu
Maltese Shih Tzu

Both parent breeds, the Maltese and Shih Tzu, once entertained royalty

A Maltipoo
Maltipoo

Maltipoos may have one of three different coat types depending on the specific genes they inherit from their parents. These include silky, curly, or wavy.

A Manchester Terrier
Manchester Terrier

Fences are no match for Manchester terriers. They’re great escape artists!

A Mastador
Mastador

The Mastador gets its enormous size from its Mastiff parent

A Mastiff
Mastiff

Courageous, calm and affectionate!

A Mauzer
Mauzer

Mauzers tend to bond with a specific person in the home and will follow them like a shadow.

A Meagle
Meagle

The Meagle has an incredible sense of smell.

A Miki
Miki

They can be trained to use the litter box like a cat!

A Mini Labradoodle
Mini Labradoodle

The first mini labradoodle was bred in the early 1990s - almost immediately after standard labradoodles became popular.

A Miniature Bull Terrier
Miniature Bull Terrier

This dog has a very happy-go-lucky temperament.

A Miniature Husky
Miniature Husky

The Miniature Husky has a double coat that it sheds twice annually. Also, some people confuse them with Alaskan Klee Kai, which have similar blue eyes.

A Miniature Pinscher
Miniature Pinscher

Stable rodents were kept in check by using it as a barnyard ratter.

A Mongrel
Mongrel

Has characteristics of two or more breeds!

A Morkie
Morkie

A Morkie puppy can weigh as little as 4 ounces.

A Moscow Watchdog
Moscow Watchdog

This Molosser-type dog is the Russian cousin of St. Bernard.

A Mountain Feist
Mountain Feist

Mountain Feists were bred in the southern United States as a dog that could help with hunting small game.

A Mudi
Mudi

Mudi dogs have a reputation for being able to control a herd of 500 sheep.

List of Dog Breeds that Start with the Letter M

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