Special Report

The Most Popular Tiny Dog Breeds in America

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Affenpinscher
> Popularity: 163 out of 197
> Height: 9-12 inches
> Weight: 7-10 pounds
> Life expectancy: 12-15 years
> Personality: Confident, Famously Funny, Fearless
> Group category: Toy

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Löwchen
> Popularity: 161 out of 197
> Height: 11-13 inches
> Weight: 10-15 pounds
> Life expectancy: 15 years
> Personality: Affectionate, Outgoing, Positive
> Group category: Non-sporting

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Portuguese Podengo Pequeno
> Popularity: 157 out of 197
> Height: 8-12 inches
> Weight: 9-13 pounds
> Life expectancy: 12-15 years
> Personality: Playful, Charming, Lively
> Group category: Hound

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English Toy Spaniel
> Popularity: 138 out of 197
> Height: 9-10 inches
> Weight: 8-14 pounds
> Life expectancy: 10-12 years
> Personality: Gentle, Playful, Intelligent
> Group category: Toy

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Xoloitzcuintli (toy)
> Popularity: 131 out of 197
> Height: 10-14 inches
> Weight: 10-15 pounds
> Life expectancy: 13-18 years
> Personality: Loyal, Alert, Calm
> Group category: Non-sporting