Dog Breeds That Stay Small

Explore the charming world of small dog breeds, perfect for those seeking a pint-sized companion. From the elegant Italian Greyhound to the playful Toy Fox Terrier, these breeds are big on personality in a small package.

Italian Greyhound

Italian Greyhounds are slender and elegant, known for their affectionate nature and small, manageable size

Toy Poodle

Toy Poodles are not just adorable; they're also highly intelligent and trainable, making them perfect small companions.


Pekingese dogs boast a regal demeanor and a luxurious coat, fitting perfectly in the lap of those who adore small breeds.

Bichon Frise

Bichon Frises are known for their fluffy coats and cheerful disposition, staying small and cuddly throughout their lives.

Brussels Griffon

Brussels Griffons capture hearts with their expressive faces and compact size, perfect for small living spaces.

Japanese Chin

Japanese Chins are small, aristocratic dogs with a distinctive appearance and a charming, loyal personality.


Papillons are easily recognizable by their butterfly-like ears and are known for their lively and friendly nature.

Silky Terrier

Silky Terriers may be small, but they're full of energy and love for adventure, making them delightful tiny companions.


Affenpinschers, with their monkey-like faces, are curious and playful, staying small but full of spunk and energy.

Yorkshire Terrier

Yorkshire Terriers are not only tiny and adorable but also have a bold and confident personality, often seen in stylish attire.

Miniature Dachshund

Miniature Dachshunds are small with a distinctive long body, known for their playful nature and loyalty.


Chihuahuas are one of the smallest dog breeds, known for their loyalty and ability to fit into the smallest of spaces.

Coton de Tulear

Coton de Tulears are small, with a cotton-like coat, known for their gentle and affectionate nature.

Biewer Terrier

Biewer Terriers are small, elegant, and have a striking appearance, making them a unique addition to the small dog breeds.


Malteses are known for their ancient lineage and remain small and gentle, perfect for being a lap dog.

Toy Fox Terrier

Toy Fox Terriers are small but have a big personality, full of energy and playfulness, ideal for active owners.