Here you will find a list of dog breeds with short legs.

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Dachshund

Origin: Germany
Colors: Solid red, black and tan, chocolate, wild boar dappled with brindle
Size: Small
Type of Owner: Novice
Exercise: Very little
Grooming: Very little
Trainability: Slightly difficult to train
Combativeness: Friendly with other dogs
Dominance: Moderate
Noise: Likes to bark

Breed video: Dachshund introduction

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Cardigan Welsh Corgi

Origin: Wales
Colors:
Red, sable, brindle, black with or without tan or brindle points, blue merle
Size: Medium
Type of Owner:
Novice
Exercise: Moderate
Grooming: Little
Trainability: Easy to train
Combativeness: Can be a bit dog-aggressive
Dominance: Moderate
Noise: Average barker


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Pembroke Welsh Corgi

Origin: Wales
Colors:
Red, sable, fawn, black and tan
Size: Medium
Type of Owner:
Novice
Exercise: Moderate
Grooming: Little
Trainability: Easy to train
Combativeness: Friendly with other dogs
Dominance: Moderate
Noise: Average barker


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Basset Hound

Origin: France
Colors: Tri-color, red & white, honey/lemon & white, blue/grey, black & tan
Size: Medium
Type of Owner: Novice
Exercise: Daily
Grooming: Regular
Trainability: Slightly difficult to train
Combativeness: Friendly with other dogs
Dominance: Low
Noise: Not a barker, but can bay


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Sussex Spaniel

Origin: England
Colors: Rich golden-liver
Size: Medium
Type of Owner: Novice
Exercise: Moderate
Grooming: Regular
Trainability: Somewhat difficult to train
Combativeness: Tends to be fairly dog-aggressive
Dominance: High
Noise: Likes to howl


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Pekingese

Origin: China
Colors: Any
Size: Small
Type of Owner: Novice
Exercise: Very little
Grooming: Regular
Trainability: Easy to train
Combativeness: Friendly with other dogs
Dominance: High
Noise: Likes to bark


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Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen

Origin: France
Colors: White with markings
Size: Medium
Type of Owner: Novice
Exercise: Moderate
Grooming: Regular
Trainability: Slightly difficult to train
Combativeness: Not generally dog-aggressive
Dominance: Moderate
Noise: Average barker


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Dandie Dinmont Terrier

Origin: Scotland
Colors:
Pepper, mustard
Size: Small
Type of Owner:
Novice
Exercise: Moderate
Grooming: Regular
Trainability: Slightly difficult to train
Combativeness: Tends to be dog-aggressive
Dominance: Moderate
Noise: Likes to bark


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Glen Of Imaal Terrier

Origin: Ireland
Colors: Shades of blue, brindle, or wheaten
Size: Medium
Type of Owner: Experienced
Exercise: Moderate
Grooming: Regular
Trainability: Slightly difficult to train
Combativeness: Tends to be fairly dog-aggressive
Dominance: Moderate
Noise: Not a barker


Photo by Pleple2000

Skye Terrier

Origin: Scotland
Colors: Black, blue, dark or light grey, silver platinum, fawn or cream
Size: Small
Type of Owner: Experienced
Exercise: Little
Grooming: Extensive
Trainability: Somewhat difficult to train
Combativeness: Can be a bit dog-aggressive
Dominance: High
Noise: Likes to bark



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