Dog Breeds Who Adapt Well To Apartment Living

Contrary to popular belief, small size doesn't necessarily an apartment dog make — plenty of small dogs are too high-energy and yappy for life in a high-rise. Being quiet, low energy, fairly calm indoors, and polite with the other residents, are all good qualities in an apartment dog.

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Adapt Well To Apartment Living

  • Xoloitzcuintli


  • Sussex Spaniel

    Sussex Spaniel

  • Shih Tzu

    Shih Tzu

  • Silky Terrier

    Silky Terrier

  • Shiba Inu

    Shiba Inu

  • Toy Fox Terrier

    Toy Fox Terrier

  • Rat Terrier

    Rat Terrier

  • Yorkipoo


  • Yorkshire Terrier

    Yorkshire Terrier

Not Well Suited To Apartment Living

  • Vizsla


  • Treeing Walker Coonhound

    Treeing Walker Coonhound

  • Treeing Tennessee Brindle

    Treeing Tennessee Brindle

  • Small Munsterlander Pointer

    Small Munsterlander Pointer

  • Redbone Coonhound

    Redbone Coonhound

  • Pyrenean Shepherd

    Pyrenean Shepherd

  • Plott


  • Norwegian Lundehund

    Norwegian Lundehund

  • Leonberger