Previously, Tahupedia had discussed the largest type of dog in the world. Even though it is still considered cute, its large size still makes the dog look scary. For those of you who are more after the cute side of dogs, then a small dog is the best choice. Before buying a dog, let’s look at the following types of smallest dogs in the world according to https://www.hotdogclub.org/.
With sizes ranging from 30.4 to 35.5 cm, the Pug type is in the 10th smallest dog breed in the world. With his small body, of course this affects his weight. Pugs are estimated to have a body weight of around 6.3 to 8 kg. It’s small, light, cute too.
Pugs have a sensitive, gentle, friendly, cheerful, loyal and very playful nature. The Pug’s fur is thin and smooth so it is easy to care for. Its small physique and cute face make the Pug suitable for those of you who like cute and funny things. One thing that Pug owners must pay attention to is to take them for walks regularly. The more often you walk, the better your Pug’s health will be
Pomeranian is a type of dog that is quite popular in the world. This small dog has a body size that ranges from only 20.3 to 30.4 cm and weighs around 1.3 to 3 kg. The average age of a Pomeranian can usually reach 15 years. Pomeranians have a physical shape that is very similar to a fox. From color, body shape, character, tail, ears, and also fur.
His cute face makes anyone immediately attracted to him. Poms are known to have quite high intelligence, are cheerful, and easy to adapt. But don’t ever underestimate a Pomeranian just because of its small body. Behind his small body and cute face, it turns out that Pom has courage that deserves thumbs up.
Having black eyes and very soft fur, the Bichon Frize type dog has a physical form that is quite small. The average Bichon Frize can grow up to 27.9 cm with a weight ranging from 4.5 to 9 kg. It is said that the Bichon Frese dog is a descendant of the Bolognese, Coton de Tulear, Maltese and Havanese dogs.
The Bichon Frize is characterized by a curved neck, fluffy tail, and a happy face. This type of dog is not too difficult to train. His friendly nature is very suitable for accompanying small children.
When talking about small dogs, it wouldn’t be complete if we didn’t include Dachshunds. This type of dog only measures between 20.3 to 27.9 cm and weighs 7.2 to 14.5 kg. Even though they have a small body, Dachshunds have high hunting instincts and are also agile.
The characteristics of Dachshunds are that they have a small but long body, short legs, and have a brave nature. Dachshunds can be good friends for small children. What parents actually pay attention to is how to teach their children to hold Dachshunds correctly.
The next dog that also has a small body is the Japanese Chin type dog. This type of dog is able to bring a happy aura to the family. The Japanese Chin is a small dog with extraordinary agility and is also known to love playing. It has an average size of 20.3 to 27.9 cm and weighs between 1.8 and 3.1 kg.
Even though the Japanese Chin is quite easy to care for, you have to regularly care for its coat-like fur. At least 2 times a week is needed for fur care (grooming). For those of you who have a small house or live in an apartment, keeping a Japanese Chin shouldn’t be a problem.