9 Dog Breeds for Petting and Snuggling

Chihuahuas, one of the tiniest canine breeds, have enormous personalities. Their outspoken nature attracts fans. 


Most pugs snuggle by sitting on your lap or lying close to you, sometimes touching you with a paw. They typically nudge your hand to be petted.


Corgis cuddle to express affection and stay warm on cold days. Clingy dogs may become too used to being carried if you're not careful.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi

Pomeranians are loyal, bold, and affectionate, making them a great cuddle dog.


Its intelligence and enthusiasm to please make this breed easier to teach than most. Exercise and enrichment keep this breed happy.

Golden Retriever

Royals and nobility liked them cuddling in their laps. Despite being less active than cocker or springer spaniels, they are hardly couch potatoes.

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

These sensitive dogs love cuddling with their owners and will actively seek contact.


They enjoy to play and are popular with families. They desire affection and snuggles with owners.

Bichon Frise

The Newfoundland is a stunning large breed with a reassuringly placid and friendly demeanor.


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