5 Dog Breeds for Apartments - Julius-K9 LLC

5 Dog Breeds for Apartments

Are you living in an apartment and want to get a companion? Small dogs need less exercise therefore they are more suitable for living in a home without a big backyard. Here are 5 dog breeds that you can consider. 


The Havanese is a bichon-type dog and is also the national dog of Cuba! They are small lapdogs who don’t require much space or exercise, which makes them suitable for apartment living. They are wonderful family dogs who gets along with everyone, including children, other dogs, and pets.


The Chihuahua is named after the Mexican state of Chihuahua and is also one of the smallest dog breeds. They are tiny dogs with a huge personality! Chihuahuas enjoy running and playing with their owner, they can get enough exercise in a small place. They are loyal - chihuahuas enjoy spending time with their owner whether it is cuddling or walking around the city.

Yorkshire terrier

Aka Yorkie is one of the smallest dog breeds of the terrier type! The coat of the Yorkshire Terrier is remarkably similar to human hair and should be handled as such. If the coat is kept long, it is recommended to brush it on a regular basis. Yorkies require lots of love, care, and playtime and in return they will love you unconditionally.


Aka the wiener-dog, sausage dog, or badger dog is a hound-type dog breed with short legs and a long body. Their fur can be long, short, or wired. These adorable long dogs are playful, clever, courageous and love to be with their owner whenever they can. They are also great with children.

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Aka Cavies are loving, playful, easygoing, and friendly therefore they get along well with strangers and other animals. Cavies come in four different colors: black and tan, black and white, blenheim, and ruby. Despite being bred as a lap dog, the Cavalier is descended from sporting dogs and enjoys outside activities like dogs sports or walks with their owner.