8 Top Small Dog Breeds, Including Puppies for Allergies

Maltese Maltese dogs have long, silky hair that doesn't shed much, making them a good choice for allergy sufferers.

Bichon Frise Bichon Frises have curly, hypoallergenic coats that don't shed much.

Poodle Poodles come in three sizes: standard, miniature, and toy.

Shih Tzu Shih Tzus have long, flowing coats that require regular grooming but are less likely to trigger allergies.

Schnauzer Miniature Schnauzers have a wiry, hypoallergenic coat. They are lively, alert, and make excellent watchdogs.

Coton de Tulear Cotons have a soft, cotton-like coat that is hypoallergenic.

Havanese Havanese dogs have a long, silky coat that doesn't shed much.

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Cavaliers have a silky coat that sheds minimally. They are friendly, affectionate, and adaptable dogs.

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