Do you love small animals? They’re so cute, sometimes they look like teddies. Yes, we all know that small animals are too adorable, right? So let’s see now the smallest dog breeds. I died only watching the pictures, makes me want to adopt them all and I’m sure you’ll feel the same.
This is one of the most popular small dogs. It does not get to surpass a weight of two kilograms and it does not rise more than 20 centimeters of the ground, but that does not make that it loses its desire to play and to run all the time. It is a very active animal and despite its size is a very protective canine.
- BICHÓN FRISÉ:
The heaviest of this breed does not exceed four kilograms, its size rarely exceeds 20 centimeters and has a very funny appearance with curly and fluffy hair, with his face always smiling. It comes from the Mediterranean nobility, it is a very active animal and loves to play.
- MALTESE BICHON:
This breed is the cousin of the previous one. In the past an animal that was used a lot in boats to hunt rats and insects, it has the same characteristics in size and weight of the other Bichon, but its hair is smooth and long.
- YORKSHIRE TERRIER:
This dog has its origin in the United Kingdom, can weigh up to three kilograms and has a tabby coat between gold and black, it also has long hair and can become very quiet or very stubborn.
- SHIH TZU:
The name indicates its Chinese origin and means Lion Dog, it cannot exceed 8 kilograms and a size of 25 centimeters. It is an animal of strong temperament, likes the tranquility of the home and is not one of the most playful.
This is one of the smallest dogs in the world. Its weight is between four and five kilograms, its size does not exceed 30 centimeters. It is a faithful, familiar and very happy animal, while it is quite protective.
This breed has abundant fur, but that does not add much when weighing it as it does not exceed 3.5 kilograms and its size is not bigger than 22 centimeters. It is a very peaceful and homely animal, although it loves the game and learning new things.
- AUSTRALIAN SILKY TERRIER:
This is other of the smallest dogs in the world, in fact, it is constantly confused with the Yorkshire terrier. They weigh no more than five kilograms and are very dynamic; they love playing and walking.
It has French origin and its name means butterfly. It has a rounded head, can weigh about five kilograms, its maximum size is 28 centimeters and tends to be a very curious animal, besides loving to play.
This dog has Chinese origin and was an aristocracy animal, its greater weight is six kilograms and can reach between 15 and 25 centimeters.
I said you would love them, it’s impossible not doing it when they look so cute.
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