1. Miniature Poodle
The Poodle is a top pet choice for many kids. Highly intelligent, this cuddly fluff ball easily entertains its family with smile-evoking antics and heartwarming cuddles.
This pint-sized puppy has an irresistible face and prominently curved tail that any child will find intriguing. The Pug does especially well in a moderate climate but is just as comfortable hanging out indoors to entertain your kids.
3. Yorkshire Terrier
Though a tiny canine, the Yorkie has a big adventurous personality that makes it an engaging dog. This affectionate pint-sized pup is an ideal pet if your family loves travel — it will keep your kids affectionately entertained in the back seat while you’re travelling towards your destination.
4. Miniature Schnauzer
The most popular of the three Schnauzer breeds (which include the giant and standard sizes), the Mini Schnauzer is an intelligent and cheerful canine that is as happy hanging out in the house with the family as it is romping outdoors with the kids in the yard or at the park.
One of kids’ favorite small dogs, the Beagle is naturally communal and friendly with humans and other animals. This curious, energetic puppy will keep the kids on their toes as she really needs love and exercise to keep itself out of trouble.
This toy-sized silky-coated canine is in high demand as a family pet because of its affectionate temperament, easy train-ability and hypoallergenic non-shedding coat. The Havanese is as eager to be a loved-on lap dog as it is often chasing the kids around playfully .
7. Shetland Sheepdog
The Sheltie will keep your kids well-exercised. They of the best obedience breeds, this long-haired, energetic beauty thrives on physical and mental activity.