Small Dog Breeds

To paraphrase Shakespeare: Though they may be little, they are fierce. Small dogs have big personalities. They’re smart, playful and loving, but aren’t afraid to protect their people from strangers and other threats. If you’re looking for a little dog with a big, courageous heart, explore our list of small dog breeds below to find the best one for you.

Not sure which dog breed is right for you?
Small, black Affenpinscher with a wiry coat that’s longer around his face and shoulders.
Affenpinscher
Australian Terrier
Australian Terrier
Bichon Frise
Bichon Frise
Border Terrier
Border Terrier
Boston Terrier
Boston Terrier
Brussels Griffon
Brussels Griffon
Cairn Terrier
Cairn Terrier
Cardigan Welsh Corgi
Cardigan Welsh Corgi
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
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Cesky Terrier
Chinese Crested
Chinese Crested
Coton de Tulear
Coton de Tulear
Smooth
Dachshund
Dandie Dinmont Terrier
Dandie Dinmont Terrier

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