The fluffy little bichon frise is a joyful and affectionate dog that makes an excellent companion. With an average weight of about 7 to 12 pounds, most people can handle this small breed easily.
The Cavalier is a beloved puppy-like spaniel that is affectionate and adaptable. This small dog is often happiest when snuggling with its owner.
It's almost impossible to be sad around the happy Frenchie. French bulldogs are among the most cheerful of all dog breeds. They are compact, muscular, and active dogs.
How can a racing dog be good for older adults? You may be surprised to learn that greyhounds are not the high-energy dogs many think they are. Although greyhounds will enjoy daily walks and the occasional chance to run,
Much like the bichon, a Maltese is the quintessential little white lap dog. This breed enjoys spending time in its owner's lap and going on short, easy walks.
If you want a small to medium dog that makes a great companion, the corgi might be for you. Weighing 24 to 30 pounds, this breed is still small enough for most people to handle. Corgis are smart and fairly easy to train.
If you're leaning toward a tiny dog, a 3- to 7-pound Pom is another easy-to-handle pooch that you can carry in your bag. This breed is an affectionate and happy companion.
The poodle is one of the smartest dogs and also among the most popular of all dog breeds. Best of all, there are three sizes: tiny toy poodle, small miniature poodle, or larger standard poodle. Poodles are loyal,
The Welsh springer spaniel is closely related to its English counterpart, although a little smaller. They only have red and white markings. The Welshie is affectionate, active, and happy.