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
But beyond that, there are so many ways small dogs differ...
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Apr 13, 21 05:58 PM
Small Dog Place is committed to your privacy and is very important to us. This document outlines the types of personal information we receive and collect
Apr 13, 21 05:54 PM
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Apr 13, 21 05:47 PM
Is the Boston Terrier the right dog breed for you? Find out if this entertaining bundle of energy is right for your family.
Apr 13, 21 05:44 PM
Are Australian Terriers the right breed for you? Facts about personality, grooming, history, health and temperament of the breed
Apr 13, 21 05:37 PM
American Hairless Terrier breed Information including a description, history, health, grooming, and the pros and cons of owning the breed.
Apr 13, 21 05:27 PM
Thinking of doing therapy work with your dog? Here are seven popular small dog breeds good for therapy work.
Apr 13, 21 05:15 PM
Dog poop removal is so important to help protect the environment, but how can it be done in an environmentally-friendly way. Methods and tips?
Apr 13, 21 05:08 PM
Here's 16 signs that your dog Is actually your baby, but don't worry, you are in good company.
Apr 13, 21 05:02 PM
Why do dogs lick their lips? It can indicate they may be anxious and need to calm themselves, but it can also signal a health issue.
Apr 13, 21 04:28 PM
A dog training career can be fun and fulfilling, do you have what it takes?
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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