13 Best Breeds to Be colleague Dogs in Your Life Forever

French Bulldog The French bulldog is a gentle and friendly companion. Because it doesn't require a lot of space, the Frenchie is an excellent choice for apartment dwellers. The Frenchie can be solitary or take a few walks each day but it is very calm and relaxed.

Chihuahua Chihuahuas are strong with their owners. They enjoy cuddling up on their laps. They can be house- or apartment-bound with very little energy.

Papillon The papillon is happy and alert, with a happy expression. European royalty loved these companion dogs that were tiny and cute. The miniature spaniel-sized papillon is also called a toy dog or miniature spaniel.

Irish Wolfhound The Irish Wolfhound can be a companion and friend, but it is also a large dog. The Irish Wolfhound is large and strong with a big heart. This breed is loyal and attentive to their family.

Shih Tzu The toy dogs were thought to be Tibetan and became the favourite companions of Chinese Emperors. They would sound an alarm when they saw potential intruders. A lapwarmer was also a Shih Tzu.

Golden Retriever The golden retriever is sweet and affectionate. The golden retriever is a companion dog that can be friendly, affectionate and eager to please.

German Shorthaired Pointer They are not your average lap dog. However, German shorthaired pointers make excellent companion dogs for those who are looking for a running partner, hiking partner, or hunting buddy. They are great at any kind of canine sport and are a great choice for those who want to learn agility, flyball or dock diving.

Pug The unmistakable smile of a pug is sure to make you smile. They were originally bred to be companion dogs. They love to snuggle up on their owners' laps and are most at home when they are with them. Pugs are easy-going and don't need much space.

American Staffordshire Terrier American Staffordshire Terriers are happy and joyful, which is fitting considering their playful, happy personalities. They are medium-sized, and they will try to climb into someone's lap, despite being small. They are very affectionate and love to cuddle, but they also need to be stimulated mentally.

Boston Terrier The Boston terrier is a friendly and adaptable companion dog. These dogs don't need much space to exert their energy so they can live in urban environments. They can also tolerate noise and won't become stressed if they hear too much.

Poodle The poodle is a well known breed. The poodle is intelligent, friendly and versatile. There are three sizes of the poodle: toy, standard and miniature. They are great companion dogs.

Dachshund Dachshunds can sometimes be called "Velcro dogs", as they are attached to their owners. Dachshunds were originally bred to hunt small game. However, they are now more popular for digging under blankets and into rabbit holes than hunting. There are two sizes of dachshunds: standard and mini. The dachshund is lively and alert.

Maltese The companion dog breed of the Mediterranean, the dainty Maltese, has been loved for centuries. Roman women claim that these dogs were often worn under the dresses of their wives.