Are you in the market for a new dog, or your first dog? If you live on several acres, you may be able to have nearly any breed, but what if you live in anapartment? There are multiple breeds that are good apartment dogs, but you can’t just look at the dog and think their size determines their needs. You should choose a dog breed that is well-suited for nsmall spaces and apartment living, because then you’re considering the dog’s needs. It’s not fair to buy a breed that loves to run and needs a lot of space, and cramp them up in a 800 square foot apartment, especially if you haven’t done any research. If you want a happy and healthy dog that adapts well to apartment living, read on as we highlight some of the best breeds.
The dog, most recognizable to movie fans as “Toto” from the Wizard of Oz, is good for apartment-dwelling. The dog’s small size makes him good for small spaces, he only needs 20 minutes to 30 minutes of exercise a day. The breed is known for a friendly disposition and will love to be with his owner, so be prepared to be followed from room to room!