The popular Chihuahua is known for being ‘tiny but mighty’. This faithful companion loves sitting in your lap and is very loyal to its owners. The long-coated Chihuahuas are super cute, and despite the extra fur, they require minimal grooming.
And because they don’t require much exercise, short walks are perfect for them. Believe us, they’ll get enough physical activity just by jumping up and down your lap.
The Lhasa Apso is a great dog to own at any age. This ancient breed has been making a great companion literally for centuries.
The average life span of the Lhasa Apso 14 years, so you'll have plenty of years of quality time.
Toy Fox Terrier
The Toy Fox Terrier can be a great option for seniors who aren't very active since it doesn’t require much exercise or grooming. Another advantage is that it is fairly easy to train.
The little dog is spirited, playful, and very loyal. Because this breed is so intelligent, you'd want to provide it with plenty of mental stimulation.
When combining to affectionate dog breeds, it's hard to compete with the Goldendoodle. The breed is a mix between a poodle and a Golden Retriever, so you can just imagine what a gorgeous dog this is.
If you not the outdoorsy type then we wouldn't recommend this breed to you because the playful Goldendoodle needs plenty of exercise, and should be taken outside rather often.
The Miniature Schnauzer can often be seen in big cities. While it's an active breed that needs plenty of exercise, it's very sweet and gentle.
These Schnauzers will also need some routine grooming in order to keep their coat clean and healthy.