Everyone loves a large dog, but small dog breeds can be a popular pet choice as well. And, you probably noticed it is People that own a small dog breed are able to bring their dog anywhere, taking pet companionship to a whole new level. If you’re wondering what’s the smallest dog breed in the world, get ready for cuteness overload. The smallest dog breeds are tiny and do not weigh more than 10 pounds. According to reports, it is a tremendously lively and energetic dog that loves to chase anything that moves. The dog, Schipperke is considered one of the smallest shepherd breeds in the world. This small dog breed might be one of the most recognizable of them all. She registered a height of 3.8 inches (9.65cm). The Chinese crested stands about 11-12 inches high and weighs 10-13 pounds. Said to be incredible companion dogs, they are suitable for households of After all, they fit right in your lap! Furthermore if the dogs are loyal It may be pocket-sized, but it’s still a bold, lively breed to be reckoned with. For The breed can come as both long, and short haired dogs, have smaller heads, slender bodies, and long legs which they make the 10 smallest dog breeds. Short height: Not as important in determining whether a dog qualifies for the “smallest” trait, but it can still be used. Milly, a female Chihuahua, was recorded as the world’s smallest dog, according to Guinness World Records 2013. Originating as a lap dog for Japanese royalty, it’s no wonder this breed was kept small. One of the smallest dog breeds — it weights between 3 and 7 pounds and stands no taller than 7 inches — the Pomeranian is another royal favorite. So, the beautiful breed can make an Many potential pet parents look for small breeds because they are easier to travel with and are usually great for smaller yards and/or apartment life. Caring dog as pet has been familiar by many people. It is because there are many benefits. Weighing an average of 7-9lbs, the Japanese Chin has maintained its intelligent, cat-like temperament that’s so endearing for a small When Milly was born, she was so small that she could fit on a Small dogs called as toy dog breed or group and the smallest dog breeds said as teacup.