7 Best Low-Maintenance Dogs For Seniors

start exploring


The adorable Maltese dog breed is hypoallergenic and has a fluffy coat. These dogs need frequent grooming!

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Cavalier King Charles Spaniels need more exercise than other dogs. If you prefer long walks and have a big yard for this dog to play in, they may be perfect!

Welsh Corgi

Despite their enthusiasm, these medium-sized canines are apartment-friendly. Its thick coat keeps them warm in winter, but it sheds. Corgis love youngsters and other pets.

This regal dog weighs up to 18 pounds and is a loyal watchdog. They are playful, gregarious, and adaptable to city and rural life.


Poodles are hypoallergenic watchdogs with lots of energy. They are frightened and need lots of attention. They're loyal but reserved with outsiders.

Italian Greyhound

Italian Greyhounds weigh under 11 pounds, so you may think of their larger relatives when you hear Greyhound.

Greyhounds are affectionate lapdogs. This breed is hypoallergenic and rarely sheds. Some dogs may need sweaters in cooler weather.

Scottish Terrier

The Scotch Terrier's dislike of running benefits elderly with mobility concerns. They are natural diggers and hard to train, so watch your yard! These dogs love kids and apartments.

Bichon Frise

The bichon frise is a happy, loving friend. Most people can handle this 7–12-pound breed. Bichons also train easily. Bichons are low-maintenance but require grooming.

Many bichon parents take their dogs to a groomer monthly or bimonthly. With company, bichons may stay healthy and happy with moderate daily exercise.

click on below button to see more stories

Click Here