Bichon Frise: playful, intelligent, quiet, low shedding, low-maintenance, suitable for small spaces and allergy sufferers.
French & English Bulldogs are great apartment dogs. They're easygoing, don't bark much, and need moderate exercise.
Consider a Yorkshire Terrier: independent, small size, affectionate, adaptable, hypoallergenic, but requires coat upkeep.
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel: small, apartment-friendly, friendly, adaptable. Good with 2 walks/day, not barkers.
Chihuahuas are small, low-exercise dogs for small apartments, but their loud barks may not suit thin walls. They make good watchdogs and enjoy cuddling.
Maltese: Small, low-shedding breed. Requires daily grooming but minimal exercise. Intelligent and adaptable for apartment living.
Basset Hounds: low-energy, love couches, need moderate exercise, enjoy dog runs, bark outdoors as scenthounds.
Toy Poodle: Tiny, hypoallergenic, low shedding. Requires grooming every 4-6 weeks. Energetic, intelligent, easy to train. Cavapoo: Crossbreed, hypoallergenic, low shedding.
Mini Schnauzer: healthy, long-lived, low-shedding, friendly, great with kids. Intelligent and easy to train, ideal for apartments. Needs daily exercise.
Shih Tzus: small dogs with big hearts, perfect for indoor living. Affectionate lapdogs, popular with seniors. Minimal shedding, great for cities.