The Ideal Dog Breeds To Get For Seniors

The loyal, friendly, and easygoing Shih Tzu, also known as the "Lion Dog," is perfect for seniors. It requires snuggling but little exercise. 

Shih Tzu

The Goldendoodle is a mix of the Golden Retriever and the Poodle, two loving breeds. This dog needs frequent walks, making it ideal for exercise.


Seniors must exercise to stay healthy. This makes Beagles useful. They'll keep you entertained every day. It also requires little grooming, saving you money.


Pomeranians are small but have big hearts. This friendly, energetic dog is comfortable in homes.Pomeranians only need regular brushing. 


The "perfect dog" for couch potatoes, this intelligent breed can adapt to their environment and even your lifestyle. The Pug wouldn't mind if the elderly couldn't move and go out as much.


Not all dogs are purebred. Mixed-breed dogs make great companions. Experts advise seniors to adopt a mixed breed from a shelter. 

Mixed breeds

If you want a small, gentle, long-lived dog, get a Yorkshire Terrier. This breed can live 13–20 years with proper care. Low-maintenance. 

Yorkshire Terrier

The French Bulldog, a small, sweet apartment dog, is irresistible. Experts say French Bulldogs are energetic and affectionate. 

French Bulldog

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