Basset hounds: Low-key, moderate energy, less active with age. Enjoy daily walks, not high exercise needs.
Bichons: Fav small dogs – loyal, happy, low barking. Moderate energy, play & walks cover exercise needs.
Medium bulldogs = moderate energy. Needs regular exercise, but low activity tolerance. Loyal, jovial, fairly quiet, some snoring.
Cavalier King Charles spaniel: upbeat, gentle, medium energy. Loves companionship, snuggles on the couch. Moderately vocal, enjoys walks and games.
Chihuahuas: Big personality, small size. Moderate energy, ideal for apartments. Train to control barking. Potential watchdogs. Walks & play needed.
Chinese Crested: Alert, affectionate, apartment-friendly. Surprisingly strong athletes. Keep them engaged with dog sports and puzzles.
Greyhounds are affectionate couch potatoes, enjoying runs but needing only daily walks. They may suffer from separation anxiety, but training helps.
Maltese: Playful & gentle, needs basic exercise, less vocal than other small dogs. Affectionate lap dog, showers love on you.