People are divided into lovers of cats and dog lovers. On those who like big dogs and little dogs. This article is devoted to fans of small breeds.
The advantage of small dogs is obvious: they are easier to keep in urban apartments, they do not pose a particular threat to a person, well, plus one they are funny and funny. No wonder they say: a small dog is always a puppy.
Today we will talk about the rocks that are ideal for keeping in the apartment. And who can become best friends for children.
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The growth of Pomeranian Spitz is only 18-22 centimeters, this is the smallest species of Spitz. It is impossible not to fall in love with him. Representatives of this breed are cheerful, friendly dogs (although sometimes quite noisy – like children). This is the best choice for families with children – but at least from 3 years.
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Chihuahua, which leads its pedigree from the dogs of the ancient civilizations of the Maya and the Aztecs, is a stellar breed. Her preferred Hollywood celebrities a la Paris Hilton, Nicole Richie, etc. These dogs look very funny and mostly very accommodating. Although they are also capricious, everything depends on education. Excellent get along with cats and children – and, despite their size, are eager to protect the family from large dogs.
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The Boston terrier is often confused with the French bulldog, which is quite amusing – since it is derived from the English Bulldog. Its height is 20-25 centimeters. This is a very friendly dog - ideal for a family with young children. In addition, does not require special care. The only negative – likes to gnaw all that sees. So, stock up on special toys for your pet, which you can thread your teeth.
Jack Russell Terrier
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This breed became the world’s favorite after the release of the movie “Mask” (a dog named Milo was playing jack-rassele). This is a very active dog, so it is hardly suitable for those who like peace and quiet. Although very intelligent – so with proper training will try to please the owner in every way.
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Maltese lap-dogs are the main fashionista among all ornamental breeds. This is a “female” breed – women like to decorate and decorate these cute dogs – and they do not mind. They are very fond of society and get along well with everyone, getting along well with cats, rabbits and other pets.
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Bichon Frise is the original dog from the group of bolonok, although rather like a small poodle. By the way, translated from French as a “curly-haired lapdog” (and this is not an insult, but a compliment to their appearance). Bichon Frize is considered an active, friendly and easily trained dog. Can become the best friend for children.
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A well-known and popular in our country breed, which has a lot of variations. Few people know that the dachshund was bred specifically for hunting for rodents living in burrows. Dachshunds are individualists, differ in boldness, curiosity and independence in decision-making. They protect their family members and can be aggressive towards others. Suitable for active and adventurous people. (Note that a dachshund likes to dig holes and hunt for anything that moves).
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Another familiar breed. Pekingese have an original appearance and a specific character – they do not like it when they infringe upon their rights. For their fur should be carefully taken care of. Pekeses are not suitable for keeping in families with young children. In addition, they need a constant presence of a person – leaving them alone for the whole day is undesirable.
What kind of breed you choose, remember – it does not matter, big dog or small – if you give them your love, they will become the most devoted friend for you and your family.