Top 7 Dog Breeds for Urban Living

The Bichon Frise, known for its cheerful personality and hypoallergenic coat, makes an excellent apartment dog.

Bichon Frise

The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, known for its gentle nature and affectionate demeanor, thrives in apartment settings. 

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Their small size, moderate exercise needs, and eagerness to please make them easy to train and manage in smaller spaces.


Pugs, known for their wrinkly faces and charming personalities, small size, low-maintenance grooming needs, and moderate exercise are well-suited for apartment life.


The Silky Terrier, despite its energetic nature, can thrive in apartments. Their small size, moderate exercise needs, and ability to burn off energy indoors make them adaptable to city living.

Silky Terrier

Yorkshire Terriers, with their long, silky coats and independent personalities, small size, minimal exercise requirements, and ability to entertain themselves can make great apartment dogs.

Yorkshire Terrier

Miniature Schnauzers, known for their intelligence and loyalty, moderate exercise needs, adaptability to indoor environments, and eagerness to please are well-suited for apartment living.

Miniature Schnauzer

The affectionate and playful Bolognese