7 Best Lap Dog Breeds for Cuddling and Snuggling

The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel loves nothing more than cuddling in their owner's lap.

Cavalier King Charles

Though tiny, Chihuahuas love to snuggle under the covers or in your lap.


The affectionate Pug thinks it's a lap dog, despite its size! They love to cuddle.


The gentle, playful Maltese enjoys sitting in laps and receiving belly rubs.


The Havanese craves human companionship. They make wonderful lap dogs.


Shih Tzus are true lap dogs. They are extremely affectionate and love to be held.

Shih Tzu

The Bichon Frise is a gentle lap dog that enjoys receiving attention and belly rubs.

Bichon Frise

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