Currently, 14 states have official dog breeds (which we think is much cooler than a state flower)!
The breeds are:
Alaska – Alaskan Malamute
Delaware – Golden Retriever
“Any adoptible dog.”
Louisiana – Catahoula Leopard Dog
This breed is actually in the AKC Foundation Stock Service and has a breed page on the AKC site with quite a bit of information: Catahoula Leopard Dog Breed Information
The Louisiana Catahoula Leopard Dog is also fully recognized by the UKC!
Breed Standards : Louisiana Catahoula Leopard Dog | United Kennel Club (UKC)
Maryland – Chesapeake Bay Retriever
Massachusetts – Boston Terrier
New Hampshire – Chinook
Any “working” dog.
North Carolina – Plott Hound
Pennsylvania – Great Dane
South Carolina – Boykin Spaniel
Texas – Blue Lacy
This dog is not recognized by the AKC or the UKC.