Apartment dogs in India: 8 breeds for every home size

Updated: Nov 24

Always wanted a dog, but put off the thought because you live in an apartment? Don’t lose hope! There’s a dog for every home. Here’s our list of breeds that do well as apartment dogs in India.

Apartment dog breeds #1: Chihuahua

Apartment dogs in India - Chihuahua

These cute nuggets are low maintenance dogs in terms of grooming and exercise needs. Small spaces are ideal for them and they love to cuddle. However, these watchdogs are loud and talkative, so remember to provide early, consistent training. Apartment living preference: Studio, 1RK, 1BHK | 250 – 700 sq ft


Apartment dog breeds #2: Pug

Apartment dogs in India - Pug

Pugs are favourites for many dog lovers because of their super-friendly and easy-going nature. They need moderate grooming and are great with kids. Keep in mind to keep them away from harsh sunlight as they are prone to overheating.

Apartment living preference: Studio, 1RK, 1BHK | 250 - 700 sq ft


Apartment dog breeds #3: Dachshund

Apartment dogs in India - Dachshund