Saluki’s are known to be content to lounge for hours; still, they need daily exercise. They are devoted but tend not to be demonstrative; they can be gentle with children and relish sitting by your side.
These dogs are not well-suited for a small space and don’t fare well when left home alone all day; they need space to roam, preferably in a yard with a high fence as they tend to get quite big and can scale a fence.
If you're looking for a dog that will keep you active, a Scottish Terrier could be your new workout buddy. It's a fan of long walks, not so much fast running though.
This breed adjusts well to apartment and house living, and don't let their size fool you, that make for good guard dogs.
Basset Hounds are easygoing and affectionate, and once it falls in love with you it'll be shadowing you closely. Don't let their 'down' face fool you, these pups are fun and playful.
You’ll just have to sure you get your Hound enough exercise because it tends to put on weight which isn't healthy for any dog.
The Chow Chow, a dog that comes from ancient China, with an air of mysterious timelessness. Dignified, serious-minded, and sometimes aloof, the Chow Chow is a breed of unique delights. Owners say Chows are the cleanest of dogs as they housebreak easily and are known to be as careful as cats.
Well-socialized Chows are never fierce or intractable but constantly behave in a refined manner. They are reserved with strangers and endlessly loyal to loved ones.
This is an original American breed with a name said to be coined by Teddy Roosevelt. The Rat Terrier is a sturdy, smooth-coated exterminator pup. They're excellent lap dogs but also need some exercise to stay happy.
The breed comes in two size types and is happy-go-lucky, playful, and portable companions. The Rat Terrier was first bred for ratting and farm work.