As with many terriers can be fiesty and tenacious.
When socialised they become sweet natured and affectionate
family members. Generally good with other dogs and pets
but sometimes reserved with strangers which can make them
ideal watchdogs for people living in flats and apartments
Good natured small dogs that make excellent pets . Very
attractive and distinctive with a predominately white
coat and a pocket-sized appeal, they do not need particularly
long walks and make excellent gentle and loving companions
that are quite happy to live in flats.
Small impressive looking dogs who often prefer the company
of their owners to other dogs. Not demanding with a gentle
demeanour. They are gentle and friendly dogs who are easily
housetrained making them an excellent choice for flats
where space may be at a premium
The cairn is typical terrier; plucky, spirited, inquisitive,
hardy, clever, stubborn and scrappy. It is responsive
to its owner's wishes with a desire to please. It enjoys
playing with children and is tough enough to withstand
some rough friendly play.
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
A great dog to own if you live in a small house or flat
they are generally playful dogs that likes human company,
but are sometimes reserved with strangers. Affectionate
and devoted to owners and children, good with other pets
and friendly towards unfamiliar dogs, thrives on human
contact and will love being part of your family and will
be happy to just lay around your flat all day.
Alert, spirited, bold little dog that is also friendly
and affectionate.Devoted to owners and usually good with
children and other pets Chihuahuas have strong personalities
and tend to bond with one adult. Their tiny size makes
them easy to handle and ideally suited to living in flats
or small houses.
Available as long or short haired
varieties, Small but active little dogs. Friendly with
family and other pets but can become a "one man dog".
Playful, friendly, brave and fearless.
It is a loyal companion suitable
for people of all ages, but it does need daily exercise
to keep it from becoming frustrated. It is intelligent
and very independent. It tends to be reserved with strangers
and can be aggressive toward strange dogs.
The Maltese is a tiny, docile breed that is extremely
affectionate and loves to be pampered it is among the
gentlest mannered of all little dogs, and its trust and
responsiveness are appealing Easy to train, they love
to play fetch and learn tricks. They do not shed but require
regular brushing to keep their coats from matting. Like
other non-shedding dogs, they are a good choice for allergy
sufferers. A good pet in limited accommodation such as
apartments and flats, the Maltese's exercise needs are
A small pretty and lively dog ideal as a companion or
as a loving easily socialised dog for families Its beautiful
coat is prone to frequent shedding and needs to be combed
at least daily. These dogs make wonderful lapdogs, and
they are relatively quiet, compared to other small breeds.The
breed is also relatively hardy and one of the best dog
breeds for living in flats or apartments.
Small affectionate little dogs with long silky coats and
a shortened pug like face. They are affectionate but have
independent personalities. They are suited to most environments
making the ideal pets in flats and small houses.Pekingese
usually get along well with other dogs and people, but
may be wary of strangers making them good watchdogs. They
need regular grooming but require little exercise.
Feisty, independent, brave, curious dogs that are constantly
busy, Intelligent and easy to train, a good family dog
easy to train and god with children and other animals
These vivacious, extrovert little dogs will bring a smile
to any face, although sometimes they can be noisy. They
just love to snuggle up and nap in a person's lap. They
usually prefer adults to children and get along well with
other pets. They are intelligent, feisty dogs and have
a low need for exercise. Despite having fluffy coats they
do not need much grooming.
The miniature poodle is lively, amiable, playful,
eager to please, responsive and obedient making it one
of the most popular varieties of dog. Quite sensitive,
tending to be devoted to one person, may be reserved with
strangers. It is good with children, other pets and dogs.
Some tend to bark a lot, which could limit their suitability
for flat dwelling.
A small dog that is sociable, homely,
companionable and friendly , their playful and clownish
nature makes them ideal family pets.
Not overly intelligent which means patience is required
when training..Has a low exercise requirement but can
be high-energy dogs that love to cuddle. Can shed quite
a bit which mighy require regular grooming.
Active, friendly, alert little dogs with an independent
nature.Affectionate and devoted to their owners, good
with children and other animals They live for human companionship;
and have a have a sweet, gentle disposition Their long
coats can require high-maintenance grooming, or they can
be trimmed in a "puppy cut" which requires less.
They make great dogs for flat or apartment owners because
they will get along with neighbours and animals alike.
Very popular pets, active
and playful they can sometimes be feisty and independent
but they are also affectionate and loyal.
Alert dogs they make good watchdogs.
Affectionate and loyal towards owners and great with children
if raised with them.
Friendly with strangers and other dogs if well socialised.
A sleek, handsome and very fast sight hound which makes
an excellent family pet. Gentle, affectionate, friendly,
and easy-going, very good with children but can be difficult
to control on walks.
Hair Fox Terrier
Very terrier like, quick, alert
and feisty. Freindly, extrovert, curious and often quite
stubborn. Moderately easy to train, good with kids and
great watchdogs but can be aggressive with other dogs.
Small but feisty, tenacious and courageous.
Popular dogs that are intelligent and easy to train, learning
commands quickly .They love human companionship without
being too clingy Good with children and strangers. Not
generally known to be barkers making them ideal for flat
Very affectionate and loyal. Their long coat can be trimmed
to a shorter length for ease of maintenance. They do not
shed and are good low-allergy dogs.