Dog size guide

It is best to measure your dog or a well-fitting collar, harness, etc. to find the right size for your dog. Please pay attention to the correct positioning when measuring. As a guideline, you can also take the values ​​from our dog size chart. If you are still unsure you can contact us. We are happy to help you choose the right size.

Here you will find weight, shoulder height, neck size, back length and chest of numerous dog breeds. Please note that these are only approximate values ​​and the stated values ​​may differ from the dimensions of your dog.

Weight Shoulder height Neck size Back length Chest
Afghan hound 23 – 27 kg 63 – 74 cm 40 – 52 cm 60 – 65 cm 75 – 85 cm
Airedale Terrier 20 – 25 kg 56 – 61 cm 48 – 55 cm 48 – 55 cm 85 – 95 cm
American Staffordshire Terrier 15 – 17 kg 43 – 48 cm 50 – 60 cm 40 – 45 cm 50 – 55 cm
Australian Shepherd 16 – 32 kg 46 – 58 cm 37 – 47 cm 50 – 60 cm 70 – 75 cm
Borzoi 34 – 45 kg 33 – 38 cm 45 – 55 cm 67 – 84 cm 85 – 95 cm
Basset 18 – 30 kg 65 – 82 cm 42 – 50 cm 60 – 75 cm 60 – 65 cm
Beagle 10 – 18 kg 33 – 41 cm 40 – 45 cm 42 – 48 cm 45 – 50 cm
Bearded Collie 20 – 28 kg  51 – 56 cm 42 – 48 cm 50 – 55 cm 60 – 65 cm
Berger de Brie (Briard) 20 – 30 kg 56 – 68 cm 45 – 55 cm 65 – 75 cm 75 – 85 cm
Bernese Mountain Dog ca. 40 kg 60 – 72 cm 50 – 55 cm 65 – 75 cm 95 – 105 cm
Saint Bernard 70 – 85 kg 70 – 80 cm 50 – 70 cm 65 – 80 cm 105 – 115 cm
Bobtail 30 – 35 kg 55 – 65 cm 50 – 55 cm 55 – 70 cm
Border Collie 12 – 20 kg 46 – 56 cm 60 – 65 cm 48 – 52 cm 75 – 85 cm
Boxer 25 – 30 kg 53 – 63 cm 45 – 55 cm 50 – 60 cm 85 – 95 cm
Bull terrier 20 – 30 kg 40 – 55 cm 50 – 55 cm 55 – 65 cm 60 – 65 cm
Cairn Terrier 6 – 7,5 kg 26 – 31 cm 37 – 42 cm 40 – 42 cm 40 – 45 cm
Chihuahua 1 – 3 kg bis 22 cm 25 – 32 cm 20 – 30 cm 30 – 35 cm
Chow-Chow 21 – 27 kg 45 – 50 cm 50 – 65 cm 45 – 50 cm 75 – 85 cm
Cocker spaniel 13 – 14,5 kg 38 – 41 cm 40 – 45 cm 42 – 47 cm 50 – 55 cm
Collie 18 – 30 kg 51 – 61 cm 40 – 45 cm 50 – 60 cm 75 – 85 cm
Dachshund bis 9 kg 18 – 23 cm 30 – 40 cm 30 – 45 cm 40 – 45 cm
Dalmatian 23 – 33 kg 50 – 64 cm 40 – 50 cm 65 – 75 cm 65 – 85 cm
German long hair ca. 30 kg 63 – 70 cm 40 – 50 cm 65 – 75 cm 70 – 90 cm
Great Dane 60 – 75 kg 72 – 80 cm 60 – 75 cm 60 – 80 cm 95 – 105 cm
German hunting terrier 7,5 – 10 kg 33 – 40 cm 40 – 45 cm 45 – 48 cm 45 – 50 cm
German shepherd dog 32 – 38 kg 55 – 65 cm 50 – 70 cm 65 – 75 cm 95 – 105 cm
Doberman pinscher 30 – 42 kg 63 – 70 cm 45 – 55 cm 60 – 70 cm 85 – 95 cm
Foxterrier 6,5 – 9 kg 36 – 38 cm 40 – 45 cm 38 – 45 cm 50 – 55 cm
French bulldog 8 – 14 kg 24 – 35 cm 30 – 40 cm 30 – 45 cm 50 – 60 cm
Golden Retriever 27 – 37 kg 51 – 61 cm 45 – 53 cm 55 – 65 cm 85 – 95 cm
Greyhound 34 – 45 kg 65 – 82 cm 45 – 55 cm 60 – 84 cm 75 – 85 cm
Havanese 4 – 7 kg 21 – 29 cm 20 – 25 cm 20 – 25 cm 30 – 40 cm
Hovawart 25 – 40 kg 58 – 70 cm 48 – 60 cm 65 – 75 cm 95 – 105 cm
Irish Red Setter 25 – 30 kg 61 – 68 cm 40 – 45 cm 65 – 75 cm 75 – 85 cm
Irish Wolfhound 40,5 – 54 kg 71 – 85 cm 55 – 65 cm 40 – 85 cm 105 – 115 cm
Jack Russell Terrier 5 – 8 kg 25-38 cm 25 – 35 cm 30 – 40 cm 45 – 50 cm
Small and medium poodle ca. 15 kg 35 – 45 cm 32 – 40 cm 30 – 35 cm 35 – 45 cm
German Spitz Klein stark wechselnd 23 – 28 cm 35 – 40 cm 30 – 35 cm 45 – 50 cm
Labrador Retriever 28 -35 kg 54 – 57 cm 50 – 55 cm 55 – 60 cm 85 – 95 cm
Leonberger 50 – 70 kg 65 – 80 cm 55 – 65 cm 70 – 85 cm 105 – 115 cm
Lhasa Apso 5 – 7 kg 24 – 28 cm 34 – 45 cm 35 – 42 cm
Maltese 3 – 4 kg 20 – 25 cm 30 – 35 cm 30 – 38 cm 35 – 40 cm
Mastiff 75 – 100 kg ca. 80 cm 65 – 80 cm 70 – 85 cm 95 – 105 cm
Pug 6 – 9 kg 25 – 30 cm 36 – 44 cm 28 – 35 cm 50 – 60 cm
Small Münsterländer 20 – 25 kg 50 – 60 cm 45 – 50 cm 45 – 55 cm 50 – 55 cm
Large Münsterländer 25 – 29 kg 58 – 65 cm 45 – 55 cm 55 – 65 cm 55 – 65 cm
Newfoundland 50 – 65 kg 62 – 75 cm 55 – 65 cm 65 – 75 cm 105 – 115 cm
Parson Russel Terrier 6 – 8 kg 30 – 40 cm 28 – 35 cm 27 – 31 cm 40 – 50 cm
Pekinese 3,5 – 6 kg 15 – 25 cm 30 – 35 cm 35 – 40 cm 40 – 45 cm
Small & medium-sized poodle ca. 15 kg 35 – 45 cm 32 – 40 cm 30 – 35 cm
Rhodesian Ridgeback 29 – 50 kg 60 – 70 cm 47 – 67 cm 55 – 70 cm 95 – 105 cm
Rottweiler 40 – 60 kg 55 – 68 cm 55 – 70 cm 67 – 82 cm 95 – 105 cm
Standard Schnauzers 15 – 17 kg 45 – 50 cm 40 – 45 cm 45 – 50 cm 65 – 70 cm
Scottish Terrier 8,5 – 10,5 kg 25 – 28 cm 35 – 45 cm 40 – 45 cm 65 – 70 cm
Shetland Sheepdog 7 – 8 kg 30,5 – 37 cm 40 – 45 cm 42 – 48 cm
Shih Tzu 5 – 8 kg 25 – 27 cm 30 – 42 cm 25 – 45 cm 40 – 45 cm
Siberian Husky 20 – 24 kg 51 – 60 cm 45 – 50 cm 60 – 70 cm 85 – 95 cm
Sheltie (Shetland Sheepdog) 6 – 12 kg 33 – 41 cm 40 – 45 cm 42 – 48 cm 50 – 55 cm
Staffordshire Bullterrier 11 – 17 kg 30 – 40 cm 45 – 60 cm 42 – 48 cm 42 – 50 cm
West Highland White Terrier 7 – 9 kg etwa 28 cm 30 – 40 cm 29 – 42 cm 50 – 55 cm
Whippet 10 – 15 kg 44,5 – 47 cm 40 – 45 cm 40 – 45 cm 55 – 60 cm
Keeshond 18 – 28 kg 45 – 55 cm 45 – 55 cm 45 – 50 cm 75 – 85 cm
Yorkshire Terrier 1,5 – 3 kg bis 22 cm 25 – 30 cm 25 – 30 cm 35 – 40 cm
Miniature Pinscher 5 – 8 kg 28 – 35 cm 25 – 33 cm 32 – 40 cm 38 – 48 cm
Toy poodle 4 – 6 kg 28 – 35 cm 25 – 35 cm 32 – 38 cm
Miniature Schnauzer 5 – 8 kg 30 – 35 cm 30 – 35 cm 32 – 38 cm 40 – 45 cm
Pomeranian ca. 3 kg 22 – 26 cm 25 – 35 cm 32 – 38 cm 40 – 45 cm

It is best to measure your dog while standing. To measure the back length of the dog, start between the shoulder blades and measure maximum to the base of the tail, depending on the pattern of the dog coat or the stain sweater. As a rule, measure the chest circumference. at the deepest part of the chest. The dog’s neck circumference is measured on the lower neck. Make sure that at least two fingers fit between the dog’s neck and the collar.