Small Dog Breeds with Photos

Yorkshire Terrier on a Fishing

This section is about small dog breeds. You can learn how to care properly for the dogs of  small size and what conditions are suitable for them. We will tell you how to care for long and short wool of dogs. You will know which breed is trained well and which breed is stubborn. We  will tell you if it`s true or false that dogs like when the owners often carry  them on hands. Also it is very important to know what kind of food is  suitable for dogs of small breeds, dry food or natural food.

  • Basenji is the most mysterious dog among the many interesting breeds. It does not bark but just makes sounds that are a bit similar to yodel, purr or howl, but only when it is excited. Basenji is neat and their wool does not cause allergies.

    They are loyal to the owner and his family. With strangers it behaves cautious. It is a good pet and companion, and ready to play with you or your children all day. But in training it is stubborn and cunning.

  • This small, beautiful and smart breed was a favourite of Marie Antoinette. This royal dog is proud, noble and his appearance is deceptive. 

    In fact, this cutie loves to play with the owner, running after a stick and brings ball. It is clever, trains very well and executes commands with pleasure. Papillon is a good friend for your children and gets on well with other pets. 

  • This cute breed is good friend and dog - companion. It will accompany you on a walk in the park or by the lake. It will be happy to run on the sand and grass. Pug likes calm walks without effort because he has problems breathing at a stress. This small and neat breed is suitable for the keeping of the apartment. It is cheerful and active, and his ringing voice always will warn the owner about the guest.

  • This cute little dog is a favorite of celebrities and breeders. All people love him for his cheerful character and a beautiful coat. Even the people who have allergies can keep this breed because its wool is hypoallergenic. Groomers like to experiment with its wool to create new fashionable images of Yorkshire terrier.

    Sometimes it seems that this dog was born to a glamorous life, but in fact it is happy when it plays with the owner, runs or catches the ball.

  • Chihuahua is the smallest dog in the world which is included in the top 20 most popular dogs in the world. Chihuahua is loved by all people: celebrities, singers, movie stars, politicians and breeders. He has an affectionate, lively, active, curious and brave temperament and cute appearance. He will be an excellent companion, faithful and loving friend for all members of family.

    According to the Guinness Book of Records, the smallest dog in the world is the long-haired Chihuahua named Boo Boo, her weight is 675 grams, and the height is 10 centimeters. At birth, she weighed only 42 grams.

  • French Bulldog is a small-sized companion dog. He has an impressive appearance inherited from his ancestors and a friendly and affectionate temperament and personality. Care for French Bulldog is simple and his small size makes he an excellent pet whether you live in a suburban house or city apartment. French Bulldog is short-haired breed of dog, his coat needs to be combed, teeth, eyes and ears are cleaned and claws are cut. The brachycephalic type of muzzle provokes the snoring of the French Bulldog. So it feature becomes a nice feature for some breeders and a problem for others.

  • Norwich Terrier is a hunting burrowing breed of dog. This brave, strong and dexterous hunter knows how to correctly assess the situation and always feels the owner’s mood. This smart, sociable and friendly dog will be a faithful friend to children. Norwich Terrier needs active games to keep fit and because his energetic temperament does not allow him to sit still. Like all terriers, the Norwich Terrier is quick-witted and trained well but the owner needs to be patient to train pet. A properly trained dog always follows the owner commands and takes them with great responsibility. Norwich Terrier does not like loneliness and can spoil owner things from boredom.

  • The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is a cheerful, active, small size, decorative breed. He will not let you get bored and sad with his restless and cheerful temperament. He will become for you a faithful and reliable friend, a good companion. It lends itself well to education, and loves children. The small size allows you to keep a dog of this breed even in a small apartment. He is a lover of comfort and is devoted to her family. This dog is a patient and happy addition to any family with early socialization and consistent leadership. Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is an intelligent and fearless companion, but is not known to be a good watchdog even though he can alarm bark because he is often overly social with strangers.

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