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  • What small dog breed is right for me? I am planning on buying my first home (townhouse or medium sized house with medium yard). I am excited about getting a puppy but am still undecided about what breed to get. I have considered chihuahuas, pomeranians and pugs. I would love a pug but they apparently shed a great deal. Anyone got any tips on great small dog breeds and any distinguising personality traits?
  • What small dog breed is the best as an indoor pet? I am thinking of getting another dog. I have a female dog that will be 3 in Feb. 2008 and I was wondering what small dog breed would be a good companion for her. My dog is very friendly and playful towards other dogs. I live in an apartment so the dog would only be able to go out when my husband & I take her on walks. I am wanting a female dog. Does anyone have any suggestions as to what breed would be a good breed to get? I am wanting a dog that would be no bigger than 15 lbs. when fully grown.
  • What small dog breeds can still hold a tennis ball in their mouths? I am looking for a small dog breed that I can hold in one arm comfortably and can still hold a tennis ball in their mouth. I can hold a dog larger that 25 lbs in one arm, I do not want to go any larger than that. I have been researching Toy Fox Terriers, (Toy) Manchester Terriers, Miniature Schnauzers, and other small dog breeds.
  • What are the best small dog breeds that are good with kids? What are the best small dog breeds that are known for being good with kids? By kids I mean aged 1-12 years old thanks
  • What is a small dog breed that acts like a large dog? Can someone recommend a small dog breed that acts like larger dogs? I don't have space for a larger dog, but also don't want pet that stresses me out.
  • What are the top five smallest dog breeds? Can you tell me the top five smallest dog breeds and list them in order? I'm looking for weight and height.
  • What small dog breed has the shortest known lifespan? Okay, what small dog breed has the shortest lifespan? I am very aware that small dogs live way longer than larger dogs and that westies can live fifteen years and Irish Wolfhounds can live only six, but I just want a simple, clear answer to my question and perhaps a little detail about that breed(s).
  • what is the VERY SMALLEST dog breed? I need a dog that is TINY and preferably weighs under 4 lbs. i know chihuahuas are supposed to be the smallest breed but it varies with different types like teacup and toy dogs of other breeds. so can someone tell me what the very smallest dog breed-type is at full-grown? 10pts sigh... people on yahoo need to back off. all im asking is a question, you dont have to answer.
  • What are some small dog breeds that are the least yappy/barky and are Friendly? Whats a small dog breed that isnt to yappy and is the most friendliest out of all the small breeds?
  • What small dog breeds get on with cats? What small dog breed would get on with cats well? I like Miniature Schnauzers and have heard that they are good with cats but i want to get as much info as possible.