With their majestic, flowing locks, friendly faces and super-calm demeanor, the AKC calls the King Charles Cavalier Spaniel a well-mannered companion.
Can you even handle those eyes? Yes, their ears do hang low and you can probably tie them in a bow, because the Basset hound is often just that tolerant.
This gentle giant was originally bred to rid the Irish countryside of wolves, but now they spend their time lounging around like kings. Intelligent, highly trainable and sensitive to their peoples' needs,
These adorable little alien-looking faces can often be found snoozing after a brief walk, because that's about all their short legs can handle.
Don't let their large size fool you — Bernese mountain dogs love to chillax. They're awesome family dogs who are equally happy to roll around with the kiddos as they are to find a sunny spot for a snooze.
Loyal, affectionate and outgoing, Pekingese are said to have been bred by the Buddha himself. While we don't know if that's true, these pint-size pups will make a lucky addition to your home.
The "newfie" might as well be a furry throw rug for as much as they love lying around the house. While they do come in a super-size package, these super fuzzy friends don't get worked up easily,
With a smile like that, a boerboel will win your heart before you can say "let's sign the adoption papers." Bring home one of these gentle cuddle bugs if you have a quiet home without any other pets.
German Shepherds have one of the most powerful bites, which is why the breed is often used for law enforcement, military and protection. But don't let that deter you from adopting.