9 Most Expensive Dog Breeds That Are Worth Every Penny

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Rhodesian Ridgeback dogs are intelligent, obedient, and easily trainable. They get along well with small dogs and small children—which makes them a good choice for families who want an exotic family pet.


Saluki dogs are affectionate toward their loved ones—they are content with spending hours beside their owners and are gentle with children, which makes them good family dogs.

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Cavalier King Charles Spaniels are gentle with kids, get along well with other dogs, are excellent emotional support dogs, and are eager to please their owners.

Golden Retriever

Golden Retrievers excel as therapy and service dogs, in obedience events, and at dog sports, fieldwork, and hunting… you name it, they can do it!

Irish Wolfhound

Irish Wolfhounds are known to have a soft side and are not at all aggressive watchdogs—temperament-wise, they are sensitive, sweet, easy-going, and obedient.

Staffordshire Bull Terrier

Staffies are known to be adorable, loving, sweet-tempered, and easy-going companion dogs when they’re raised and treated properly.

English Bulldog

English Bulldogs are docile, friendly, and affectionate, which makes them wonderful family pets.They don’t require lots of daily exercise and are well suited to apartment living!


The Samoyed is an energetic and sociable breed that requires an outlet for its energy and a friend to keep it company. These beautiful canines are usually kept as companion dogs and show dogs.