Papillon: Lively, alert, and playful toy spaniel. Adored by European royalty and children. Petite, energetic, intelligent. Needs exercise and mental stimulation.
Chihuahua: Devoted lapdog, bonds closely with owners. Low energy, fits apartment or house life. Alert, will bark at strangers. Socialize early for friendliness.
French Bulldog: Easygoing, friendly companion. Perfect for apartments, needs walks but generally calm. Affectionate with an even-tempered personality.
Golden Retriever: Sweet, affectionate, and sociable. Friendly with everyone. Great companion, service dog, or therapy work due to its pleasant disposition and attentiveness to human needs.
Shih Tzu: Ancient toy breed from Tibet. Emperors' companions, alert watchdogs. Lap warmers. Thrives with human companions, calm, fits apartment or house.
Irish Wolfhound: Big, calm, and loyal companion. Excellent family dog, attentive to familiar faces and strangers. Needs daily walks and space to stretch.
American Staffordshire Terrier: Happy, goofy, and cuddly medium-sized dogs. Need exercise and mental stimulation. Ideal jogging, hiking, or biking partners.
Pugs: Friendly, small dogs bred as companions. Love being with humans, especially in laps. Easygoing, need daily exercise for health. Adorable and affectionate.
German Shorthaired Pointer: Energetic, friendly, and affectionate. Ideal running, hiking, hunting partner. Excel in various canine sports. Cooperative and great companions.
Maltese: Dainty Mediterranean breed, popular companion for centuries. Cuddled by Roman noblewomen. Still loves being carried, alert to intruders, sweet, and even-tempered.