10 Small, Cute Dogs That Don’t Shed Much

Small cute dog running on the grass.

While cute is a subjective term, most people can agree that tiny dogs are usually regarded as some of the cutest canines around. And if you are interested in a small, adorable dog that’s also low-shedding, you’re in the right place, as that’s what we’ll discuss in this post. The 10 precious pups below are … Read more

FURminator vs. Other Types of Dog Brushes: What’s Best?

Person brushing Labrador with a FURminator de-shedding tool.

This site is reader-supported. If you buy something through any link on this page, we will earn a small commission at no extra cost to you (learn more here). The FURminator was one of the first de-shedding tools I bought after discovering that our small, innocent-looking Fox Terrier cross was (actually) a little shedding factory … Read more

The Best Brushes for Tiny Dogs: Our Top 7 Picks Compared

Shih Tzu mixed dog standing on the grass.

This site is reader-supported. If you buy something through any link on this page, we will earn a small commission at no extra cost to you (learn more here). We are not veterinarians, and this article is not intended to be pet medical advice. Have you adopted a small dog for the first time and … Read more

8 Small, Smart, & Highly Trainable Low-Shedding Dogs

Yorkshire Terrier sitting next to trainer on a lead while going for a walk.

When it comes to the most intelligent, trainable dog, that title is usually reserved for the Border collie, German Shepherd, or Golden Retriever (among a handful of others). But what if you want a dog that’s both highly trainable and low-shedding? Better yet, one that’s small enough to make a great lap dog? Well, believe … Read more

9 Friendly Dogs That Don’t Shed Much

Friendly-looking dog laying on a log at the beach.

When it comes to desirable traits in a dog, friendliness is usually at the top of the list. In addition to a sweet, cheerful dog, perhaps you also want one that sheds minimally. What kinds of canines fit the bill? Here’s the list: Boston Terrier Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier Giant Schnauzer Australian Terrier Poodle Havanese Shih-Tzu … Read more

8 Beautiful Long-Haired Dog Breeds That Don’t Shed Heavily

Long-Haired Afghan Hound dog laying on the grass with lake in the background.

The undeniable majestic beauty of a long-haired dog makes these breeds highly sought-after, and the fact that they don’t shed much makes them even more appealing to invite home. So, which dog breeds are both long-haired and low-shedding? Here’s the list: Spanish Water Dog Silky Terrier Yorkshire Terrier Papillon Shih-Tzu Afghan Hound Lhasa Apso Briard … Read more