Written By: Mobin

Top Dog Breeds for Senior Companionship

Known for intelligence, poodles make excellent companions for seniors seeking a pup who is eager to please. Their hypoallergenic coat is a bonus.  


Affectionate and gentle, the Maltese thrives on lots of human interaction, making this toy breed ideal for seniors. Their cute faces shine with personality.  


The even-tempered and charming pug adapts well to apartment living. Their goofy personality brings smiles while their calm demeanor suits seniors.  


This gentle charmer lives to be near their owners. Seniors will adore this lapdog breed who also enjoys daily walks and playtime. 

Cavalier King Charles

They may be tiny but chihuahuas have huge personalities. Highly loyal and loving, they thrive on being with their humans. 


Bichons are gentle mannered, perky and hypoallergenic, making them an excellent choice. Playful and curious, the bichon loves tagging along with their favorite senior. 

Bichon Frise

Yorkshire terriers are lively and affectionate companions for empty nesters. Their confidence and energy entertains while their size suits smaller homes. 

Yorkshire Terrier 

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