Scottish Terrier

Scottish Terrier

The Scottish Terrier shares a lot of similarities with his other Terrier cousins including Yorkshire Terrier and West Highland White Terrier. They share the good qualities but also some traits that might not make them […]

Yorkshire Terrier

Yorkshire Terrier

Yorkshire Terriers have a big number of fans, especially among the older generation, thanks to his small size and suitability to apartment living. Are Yorkies good for seniors? While Yorkies have a number of qualities […]

havanese puppy on grass


Just like their cousin Maltese, Havanese are one of the brightest and happiest of toy breeds. But are they good for seniors? Let’s find out. Are Havanese good for seniors? Havanese are playful toy dogs […]

Shih tzu

Shih Tzu

Shih Tzus are not only ridiculously adorable to look at but they are also the perfect dogs for seniors to own. Are Shih Tzus good for seniors? Seniors usually love dogs that are less demanding […]

French bulldog

As a senior or retiree, the “empty nest” syndrome can hit you pretty hard. But life doesn’t have to be dull when you can have an affectionate and warm-hearted companion by your side. A companion […]

portrait of bichon frise

Bichon frise

Are bichon frises good for seniors? This fluffy dog breed has a lot of positive aspects for seniors: bichons are small, affectionate, and loving. They are the perfect dogs for seniors. Here’s why: Bichons are […]

cocker spaniel dog with senior woman

Cocker spaniel

For old people who don’t mind a slightly larger dog (usually around 20-30 pounds), the Cocker Spaniel can be a very good option. Are Cocker Spaniels good for seniors? Cocker Spaniels are easily trainable They […]

bolognese dog on grass


Bolognese is related to his toy cousins Havanese, Maltese, and Bichon Frise and shares many similar traits. As evident from his name, he originated in the city of Bologna in Italy. But like its long-haired […]

maltese breed with older woman


Are Maltese good for seniors? Maltese need moderate exercise The Maltese breed is a somewhat lower energy dog. They are happy with a small walk or quiet playtime in a small garden. They are still […]

boston terrier breed portrait

Boston terrier

Are Boston terriers good for seniors? Older people and seniors appreciate Boston terrier dogs because these dogs often don’t bark much or require a lot of exercise. They are also extremely affectionate and fairly easy […]