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Ultimate Dog Breed Guide By Size

Yorkshire Terrier

Avg. Size:
Height:8 - 9 inches
Weight: Less than 7 lbs.

Unique Fact: Yorkies are easily adaptable to all surroundings, travel well and make suitable pets for many homes.

Toy Poodle

Avg. Size:
Height: Less than 10 inches
Weight: 4 - 8 lbs.

Unique Fact: These elegant dogs have Einstein-like smarts and they make excellent family dogs.

Shih Tzu

Avg. Size:
Height: 8 - 11 inches
Weight: 6 - 16 lbs.

Unique Fact: Should are lively, alert, friendly and trusting towards all which makes them a great household pets.


Avg. Size:
Height: 6 - 9 inches
Weight: Less than 6 lbs.

Unique Fact: Chihuahuas are alert dogs with terrier-like qualities.


Avg. Size:
Height: 10 - 11 inches
Weight: 14 - 18 lbs.

Unique Fact: The Pug's love be near people and to please them, and their sturdiness makes them a family favorite.


Avg. Size:
Height: 8 - 11 inches
Weight: 3 - 7 lbs.

Unique Fact: Pomeranians are very intelligent dogs.

Miniature Pinscher

Avg. Size:
Height: 10 - 12.5 inches
Weight: 8 - 10 lbs.

Unique Fact: Miniature Pinschers are quick and active, with a lively curiosity.

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Avg. Size:
Height: 12 - 13 inches
Weight: 13 - 18 lbs.

Unique Fact: Friendly and easy to train and thrives as part of a family.


Avg. Size:
Height: 8 - 11 inches
Weight: 4 - 9 lbs.

Unique Fact: Papillons are a happy breed whether living in the city or country side.

Silky Terrier

Avg. Size:
Height: 9 - 10 inches
Weight: 8 - 11 lbs.

Unique Fact: This portable pooch can adapt well to any living situation. Make sure you spend a lot of time with them as they do not like to be ignored.

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Avg. Size:
Height:8 - 10 inches
Weight: 3 - 8 lbs.

Unique Fact: One of the most gentle mannered dogs with a lot of energy and very playful, making them great family dogs.

Bichon Frise

Avg. Size:
Height: 9 - 12 inches
Weight: 7 - 11 lbs.

Unique Fact: The Bichon is a naturally gentle, playful dog.


Avg. Size:
Height: 14 - 16 inches
Weight: 22 - 24 lbs.

Unique Fact: Beagles are very friendly, making them a wonderful family pet. They enjoy the company of other dogs and humans.

Boston Terrier

Avg. Size:
Height: 15 - 17 inches
Weight: 10 - 25 lbs.

Unique Fact: The breed is easy to train and they are easy keepers, preferring to remain by their owner's sides.

Miniature Schnauzer

Avg. Size:
Height: 12 - 14 inches
Weight: 11 - 20 lbs.

Unique Fact: Miniature Schnauzers are smart, trainable, and consistently cheerful.

Jack Russell Terrier

Avg. Size:
Height: 13 - 15 inches
Weight: 13 - 17 lbs.

Unique Fact: The breed is filled with energy. They are outgoing and friendly.


Avg. Size:
Height: 10 - 13 inches
Weight: 6 - 19 lbs.

Unique Fact: The Schipperke is extremely active and loves to be involved in any activity. They also have watchdog ability.

Lakeland Terrier

Avg. Size:
Height: 14.5 inches
Weight: 17 lbs.

Unique Fact: This is an active breed that needs daily entertainment.

French Bulldog

Avg. Size:
Height: 12 inches
Weight: 16 - 25 lbs.

Unique Fact: Easy-care companion who is playful, alert, and affectionate.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi

Avg. Size:
Height: 10 - 12 inches
Weight: 25 - 30 lbs.

Unique Fact: Highly intelligent, loyal, and willing to please its owner.

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  • Labrador Retriever

    Avg. Size:
    Height: 21 - 25 inches
    Weight: 59 - 88 lbs.

    Unique Fact: An ideal sporting and family dog.

    English Bulldog

    Avg. Size:
    Height: 12 - 16 inches
    Weight: 48 - 55 lbs.

    Unique Fact: Bulldogs are recognized as excellent family pets because of their tendency to form strong bonds with children.


    Avg. Size:
    Height: 21 - 25 inches
    Weight: 66 - 70 lbs.

    Unique Fact: They are patient and spirited with children, but also protective, making them a popular choice for families.

    Border Collie

    Avg. Size:
    Height: 18 - 22 inches
    Weight: 26 - 45 lbs.

    Unique Fact: This high-drive breed is extremely energetic and requires a lot of attention.

    Chow Chow

    Avg. Size:
    Height: 18 - 22 inches
    Weight: 44 - 70 lbs.

    Unique Fact: Chow Chows are very affectionate and devoted to family.

  • Shetland Sheepdog

    Avg. Size:
    Height: 13 - 16 inches
    Weight: 14 - 27 lbs.

    Unique Fact: Shelties love their families, but may be reserved at first with strangers.

    Basset Hound

    Avg. Size:
    Height: 11 - 15 inches
    Weight: 44 - 63 lbs.

    Unique Fact: The Basset's sweet, gentle disposition makes him a great companion.

    English Shepherd

    Avg. Size:
    Height: 18 - 23 inches
    Weight: 39 - 61 lbs.

    Unique Fact: English Shepherd is very energetic and intelligent breed.

    Cocker Spaniel

    Avg. Size:
    Height: 13 - 16 inches
    Weight: 15 - 30 lbs.

    Unique Fact: Cocker Spaniel is still an active Sporting breed that needs daily exercise.


    Avg. Size:
    Height: 18 - 20 inches
    Weight: 30 - 40 lbs.

    Unique Fact: The Brittany is strong, quick and agile breed.

  • German Shepherd

    Avg. Size:
    Height: 22 - 26 inches
    Weight: 55 - 95 lbs.

    Unique Fact: Energetic and fun-loving, the breed is very fond of children once a relationship is established.

    Golden Retriever

    Avg. Size:
    Height: 21 - 24 inches
    Weight: 27 - 34 lbs.

    Unique Fact: Loveable, friendly dog whose affectionate nature and fondness of children make it perfectly matched for families.

    Doberman Pinscher

    Avg. Size:
    Height: 24 - 28 inches
    Weight: 59 - 90 lbs.

    Unique Fact: The Doberman Pinscher is known to be energetic, watchful, fearless and obedient.

    Saint Bernard

    Avg. Size:
    Height: 26 - 35 inches
    Weight: 110 - 200 lbs.

    Unique Fact: This breed makes wonderful family companions with obedience training.


    Avg. Size:
    Height: 18 - 22 inches
    Weight: 27 - 45 lbs.

    Unique Fact: The Collie is a devoted family dog, especially with children.

  • Mastiff

    Avg. Size:
    Height: 27 - 30 inches
    Weight: 150 - 160 lbs.

    Unique Fact: The Mastiff is a powerful yet gentle and loyal companion.


    Avg. Size:
    Height: 22 - 27 inches
    Weight: 77 - 132 lbs.

    Unique Fact: Protective of their territory and do not welcome strangers until properly introduced.

    Great Dane

    Avg. Size:
    Height: 28 - 34 inches
    Weight: 99 - 198 lbs.

    Unique Fact: Great Danes have gentle and loving dispositions, making them excellent family companions.

    Bernese Mountain Dog

    Avg. Size:
    Height: 23 - 28 inches
    Weight: 79 - 110 lbs.

    Unique Fact: Their gentle, easygoing manner and the need to be close to their people makes them a good fit for families.

    Standard Poodle

    Avg. Size:
    Height: 15 - 21 inches
    Weight: 45 - 70 lbs.

    Unique Fact: The Poodle is an active breed and requires daily exercise.

Ultimate Dog Breed Guide