Best Dog Breeds For Senior Citizens

Affectionate, gentle lap dogs that don't require much exercise. Adaptable and easy to train.  

Bichon Frise

Sweet, gentle, eager to please. Moderate activity needs make them a great fit.

Cavalier King 

Outgoing and charming small dogs that love being with their owners. Minimal grooming needs.  


Although large, they are docile couch potatoes indoors. Require minimal grooming.


Tiny companion dogs full of affection. Light shedders who can thrive in apartments.  


Gentle, outgoing house pets who take well to training. No high activity requirements.

Shih Tzu

Often kept as indoor lapdogs. Affectionate and upbeat personality.


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