Famous Small Dogs That Made History

Chihuahuas are the smallest dog breed and have a big personality. Some famous Chihuahuas in history include Tinkerbell

Chihuahuas

Pomeranians are small fluffy dogs that were favored by royalty. Queen Victoria had a beloved Pomeranian named Marco

Pomeranians  

Yorkies, or Yorkshire Terriers, are popular small companion dogs. A famous Yorkie in film was Toto from The Wizard of Oz. 

Yorkies

Maltese are elegant toy dogs that have been around for centuries. US Presidents including Kennedy, Clinton 

Maltese

The Papillon is a small dog with fringed ears. Marie Antoinette had a papillon named Coco who she took with her to prison. 

Papillon

Pekingese were bred to be lapdogs for Chinese royalty. In the 1900s they became popular in Western countries

Pekingese

Pugs have squishy faces and playful personalities. Josephine Bonaparte, wife of Napoleon, had a pampered pug named Fortune.

Pugs

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