Shih Tzus are easily recognizable by their long and silky "fancy" coats. They weigh in around 10-15 pounds and are usually about 9-10 inches tall.
Chihuahua Chihuahuas are one of the smallest dog breeds, making them a great choice for apartment or condo living. They only weigh around five pounds so they can be trained or handled by just about anyone.
Shetland Sheepdog The Shetland Sheepdog, or Sheltie, is another breed that falls on the small side. They are natural herding dogs, meaning that they're highly intelligent and like to get a lot of mental stimulation.
Yorkshire Terrier Ask any Yorkshire Terrier owner what the best dog breed is, and they will give you a dozen reasons why "Yorkies" are the best.
Pomeranian Pomeranians, also known as "Pom-poms" due to their fluffy appearance, are small, adorable pups that make great lap dogs. They are known for having sweet and gentle disposition
Basset Hound Basset hounds are known for their distinctive droopy appearance and easygoing, relaxed nature. They are considered low energy dogs, which makes them a great companion for senior
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is known as affectionate, gentle, and graceful. The breed, which originated in England, is a member of the toy group.