Nicknamed the "monkey dog," the affenpinscher is active, adorable and energetic. This little pooch is a fearless watchdog, and though he has minimal shedding, this dog will still need regular grooming.
If you don't mind a lot of grooming and barking, then the little Yorkie could be the dog for you. This beautiful dog can get feisty but is very loyal. The Yorkshire terrier isn't the best choice around small children.
With the highest IQ of the toy dogs, the toy poodle is easily trainable and makes a fabulous watchdog. This non-shedding dog breed is often overbred, so make sure to buy from a reputable breeder to avoid health issues.
You can't miss the little papillon with his small size and big ears. This smart, trainable toy dog is perfect for those living in apartments or condos. This devoted dog loves being the center of attention.
Similar in looks to the Manchester terrier, the miniature pinscher (min pin) is not a miniature doberman pinscher -- it's a different breed. This high-energy pooch is brave and adventurous. He's an excellent watchdog but is not a good choice for families with small children.
This small white dog is easy to train and has an easygoing personality. Though it takes some work to keep his coat white and lustrous, the Maltese is worth the work. He's intelligent, lively and lots of fun.
Yes, greyhounds come in small packages, too. This peaceful little dog is extremely clean and doesn't shed. He's best for people without kids because he doesn't like chaos. The Italian greyhound is not a good watchdog, but you'll love him nonetheless.