If you’re thinking about inviting a new furry friend into your life, one of the biggest considerations to take into account is size. While big dogs do have their advantages, many people find that smaller dogs are the better option, since they are less expensive to feed, tend to have lower vet bills, are easier to control since you can pick them up, and can travel more easily with you. In addition, if you’re a renter, a small dog might be the best option, since they’re permitted in more rental units than larger dogs. (This article can help you choose if you’re looking for a dog for a small apartment.)
Keep in mind that two dog breeds can vary greatly, even if both breeds are small. Not every breed will be right for every family. Let’s go over the types of small dogs out there so you can choose the best pet for you.
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