Bigger might be better to some but we think the best comes in small packages especially when it comes to that tiny canine. And, since you are here, we think you might agree.
There is so much to love and appreciate about small breed dogs.
Their small size makes them perfect for:
But any dog, big or small deserves not only your love and
understanding, but also some work on your part. That is the purpose of
You have questions about which breed is best for you? We have answers.
You have concerns about your dog? We are here to problem solve with you.
Maybe you just need some pointers on how to feed, groom, train or care for a pint-size dog.
With over 500 pages on this site and growing daily, there's lots to learn.
Here are some of the most popular topics, so scroll down and see if there is anything of interest to you. Are you new to dog ownership?
Start your search below.
Perhaps you are looking for a specific type of dog. We have them grouped into categories for easy browsing.
Just getting started with a small puppy? There are hundreds of resources on this site to make your new adventure easier.
Dogs on Small Dog Place Have One Thing in Common:
They are All Small
Just 25 pounds and under
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Jan 15, 20 01:26 PM
The Prague Ratter is a tiny rare breed not often seen outside the Czech Republic, but incredibly affectionate, active and very smart. Learn more.
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Looking for some perfect Japanese Dog Names for your new puppy or dog? We have you covered with tons of great names and their meanings.
Jan 13, 20 12:26 PM
The Bichon is the dog for you, If you are looking for a friendly, happy go lucky small dog who loves everyone. Temperament, History, Care, Health
Hi, I'm Janice and I'm the person behind this site.
I love dogs, especially little ones and I want to be here to help you discover your special breed, then answer some of the questions and concerns you might have bringing your new puppy home, keeping him safe and healthy, and learning how to care for a dog throughout his entire life.
Please feel free to learn more about me and I hope to hear from you and get to know you better too. Enjoy.
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