Top 10 Best Dog Breeds For Apartments

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8. Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Calm and adaptable, the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel will make a wonderful addition to your apartment abode.

You’ll be hard-pressed to find a friendlier or easier going dog than this breed. Bred to be a companion fit for royalty, Cavalier King Charles Spaniels are renowned for their lovable personas. Cavaliers are playful, affectionate, and intelligent- everything a dog parent could hope for in a fur baby! In addition to being a definition of a lap dog and a true cuddle bug with his family, you’ll find that the Cavalier will make nice with other tenants and dogs in your complex. Plus, weighing in at 13 to 18 pounds, this dog won’t take up much space.

Calm and adaptable, this breed will make a lovely addition to your apartment abode. However, while he’ll be a model apartment roommate, Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is no lazy bones! This breed might not need as much exercise as larger Spaniels do, but they’ll still need daily outdoor activities to counter its cramped living conditions. If you’re thinking of getting this breed to share a condo with, you need to be prepared to take them for multiple daily walks! Tucker them out and they will fit comfortably into your small space, but if you don’t get in those walks they will expend the energy elsewhere and neither you nor your apartment will like it.

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