Most Popular Small Dog Breeds

The Chihuahua is the smallest dog breed and one of the most popular small dogs. These pint-sized pups are sassy and energetic.


Yorkies, also called Yorkshire Terriers, are lively little lapdogs that make great companions. 

Yorkshire Terrier

Fluffy Pomeranians are tiny but mighty. They love being around their people and are clever and active.


Adorable Maltese dogs have a white hypoallergenic coat. They thrive on human companionship and fit well into apartment living.


Pugs are charming dogs known for their squished faces and goofy personalities. They make loyal pets and get along well with children.


The Papillon is a very smart and energetic small dog breed with distinctive fringed ears. They are sometimes called butterfly dogs.


Cavalier King Charles Spaniels are sweet, gentle dogs that love being lapdogs. They have silkier coats than some other toy breeds.

Cavalier King Charles

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