Poodles come in three sizes: standard, miniature, and toy. The smallest of the bunch measure between 4 to 6 pounds. Poodles are one of the smartest breeds.
There are two sizes of German "badger dogs": standard and small. Pups must weigh less than 11 pounds to qualify as best friends, but both must have a friendly, energetic disposition.
The Maltese is a toy dog breed. They think it came from spitz-type canines in south-central Europe.
Shih Tzus, while being slightly larger than some of their toy group peers, remain one of the most popular companion breeds in the United States.
Papillons, the Einstein of the toy group, may compete in top agility contests alongside border collies and Shetland sheepdogs.
The Chihuahua is a small breed of dog named after the Mexican state.
Pomeranians are alert, bold, and curious. Excitable and playful, although their 3- to 7-pound weight makes them a little fragile for overeager kids.
The Yorkshire Terrier is one of the tiniest terrier breeds, if not the smallest canine breed. The breed originated in Yorkshire in the 19th century. Its ideal weight is 7 pounds.
The Griffon Bruxellois is a toy dog breed called after its origin city: Brussels, Belgium. The Griffon Bruxellois includes the Griffon Bruxellois, Griffon Belge, and Petit Brabançon.