Attention Dog Lovers: 10 Small (and Cute) Dog Breeds

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When it comes to dogs, they come in all shapes and sizes. If you’re a small dog type of person, you will love these tiny breeds. They are adorable and will stay small so you can enjoy a dog that won’t take up the whole house. These breeds are not the itty bitty designer dogs that are usually a mix of breeds, but are pure bred.

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Chihuahua

This dog breed can be quite tiny and pure bred chihuahuas only grow to about 6 pounds at the most.
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Papillion

At a full grown weight of only about 7 pounds, this breed of dog is very small.
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Pomeranian

Pomeraninan are often mixed with other breeds, but the pure bred ones usually only grow to about 7 pounds.
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Boston Terrier

These tiny terriers are great family dogs and stay small so they can be carried around.
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Bichon Frise

This breed is on the larger end of tiny and usually stay around 10 pounds, though some get a bit larger.
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Pugs

Pugs are small, but compact. Though they may be heavier than they look, they are loyal and fun to play with.
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Toy Poodle

This breed is a smaller version of the standard poodle and is a great dog for easy training.
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French Bulldog

This is one of the smallest dog breeds and is a dog that is easy to train and fun to play with.
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Yorkshire Terrier

With a full grown size of only about 7 pounds, this is definitely one of the smallest pure bred dogs out there.
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Shih Tzu

This tiny dog breed is a great family dog and is sociable with other animals too.
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