Top 6 Cute Shortest Dog Breeds in the World

Known for their feisty personalities and big, expressive eyes, Chihuahuas are the smallest dog breed in the world. These tiny dogs typically weigh between 2 to 6 pounds and stand at around 6 to 9 inches in height.


Pomeranians are known for their fluffy, fox-like appearance and charming personalities. These little furballs stand at about 7 to 12 inches tall and weigh around 3 to 7 pounds. 


Pekingese dogs are known for their long, flowing coats and distinctive pushed-in faces. Standing at about 6 to 9 inches tall and weighing around 7 to 14 pounds, Pekingese are dignified and affectionate, often forming strong bonds with their owners.


French Bulldogs may have a stocky build, but their short stature, standing at around 11 to 12 inches tall, makes them perfect for this list. Weighing between 16 to 28 pounds, these dogs are known for their bat-like ears and charming personalities.

French Bulldog

Dachshunds, often affectionately referred to as "wiener dogs," are known for their elongated bodies and short legs. They stand at around 8 to 9 inches tall and weigh approximately 16 to 32 pounds, depending on their variety. 


Shih Tzus are small dogs with flowing, silky hair and a calm, gentle demeanor. Standing at about 8 to 11 inches tall and weighing around 9 to 16 pounds, these dogs are known for their friendly nature and their adorably smushed faces.

Shih Tzu

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