Top 8 Most Quiet and Calm Dog Breeds

Greyhounds are gentle, mellow dogs that are known for being quiet and well-behaved.


Bernese Mountain Dogs have a calm temperament and do not tend to bark excessively.

Bernese Mountain Dog

Sweet, gentle Cavalier King Charles Spaniels rarely bark and make great apartment dogs.

Cavalier King Charles

French Bulldogs are easygoing apartment dogs that don't require much exercise and tend to be quiet.

French Bulldog

Basenjis are energetic but yodel rather than bark, making them a quieter breed.


Independent Shar-Peis are devoted to their families while maintaining a calm, quiet demeanor.


Rare Chinook dogs have a relaxed, quiet temperament perfect for families with less active lifestyles.


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