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Well-suited for families: the calmest dog breeds

Yulia PoteriankoLife
Pekingese, Basset Hound, and Shih Tzu are suitable even for phlegmatic owners

People adore dogs for their cheerful nature, activity, and optimism. However, some individuals fear that a dog might be too lively, causing them to hesitate to adopt a pet, even if they have dreamed of having a dog all their lives. Fortunately, certain breeds stand out for their calmer temperament, making them well-suited for even phlegmatic owners.

OBOZREVATEL highlights dog breeds known for their calm demeanor, particularly well-suited for family life.

Pug

These cute creatures with big round eyes love lounging on the couch next to their humans, emitting funny snores. Pugs don't require long walks and are known for their friendliness and non-aggressive nature. This small breed is ideal for apartment living.

Bichon Frise

Despite their cheerful disposition, dogs of this breed are not known to be bothersome. This small decorative breed sheds little, has minimal odor, and rarely provokes allergies. However, consistent training is essential to maintain the Bichon Frise's temperament.

Basset Hound

This short-legged lapdog is perfect for those who enjoy strolls. Basset Hounds prefer walking over running, showing more interest in sniffing their surroundings. At home, they happily spend most of their time on a soft bed.

Shih Tzu

A beautiful miniature dog with long hair and a charming crest on its head, Shih Tzus adores children and enjoy spending time with them. They are also friendly with strangers. Shih Tzus are known for their friendliness and affection, typically possessing a stable psyche, causing minimal trouble for their owners.

Pekingese

These snub-nosed dogs, believed to have once accompanied Buddha himself, are considered calm. Pekingese are regarded as one of the best dogs for city apartment living—balanced, friendly, and easily getting along with people and other animals.

Earlier, OBOZREVATEL told you about the dog breeds that need the least amount of walking.

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