8 Adorable Dog Breeds With Pointy Ears

Alaskan Malamute

Malamutes may look a lot like Huskies, but they are their own great breed. they are friendly, faithful, playful, and big—they can weigh up to 85 pounds.

Australian Cattle Dog

Dog Time says that this medium-sized breed is very smart and very busy. So, if you want a dog that wants to go everywhere with you, this is the one.


People call these small, graceful dogs "barkless dogs," but their clearly defined faces give them almost human-like facial emotions.

Belgian Malinois

This breed has a lot of energy and needs to be mentally and physically stimulated often. They need to run or play hard every day, but in return you'll have a very loving and protective dog.


Small enough to live in an apartment, these dogs can weigh as little as two pounds. Even though Chihuahuas are lap dogs, they like to be active and keep themselves busy.


Both the Cardigan Welsh Corgi and the Pembroke Welsh Corgi have adorable pointy ears and even cuter personalities. These herding dogs are known for being very friendly and will gladly go on a long walk or hike with you.

German Shepherd

German Shepherds are strong, athletic, and smart working dogs. They may be one of the most famous dogs with pointy ears.


The Papillon's big ears stand up straight, which is how they got their name, "butterfly" in French.