11 Most Affectionate Dog Breeds

Labrador Retriever 

Labrador Retriever - Friendly, loyal, and affectionate dogs that thrive on human companionship.

Golden Retriever 

Golden Retriever - Known for their gentle and loving nature, Golden Retrievers are highly affectionate family dogs.

Bichon Frise

Bichon Frise - Friendly and social dogs that thrive on human interaction and love being part of a family.


Beagle - Beagles are loving and sociable dogs that form strong bonds with their owners and enjoy being part of a pack.


Collie - Intelligent and gentle, Collies are known for their loyalty and affectionate nature towards their family members.


Boxer - Boxers are playful, energetic, and affectionate dogs that form strong bonds with their families.


Vizsla - Often referred to as "Velcro dogs," Vizslas are highly affectionate and love being close to their owners.


Newfoundland - Gentle giants with a sweet and loving temperament, Newfoundlands are known for their affectionate nature.


Poodles are intelligent, loyal, and affectionate companions that bond strongly with their owners.

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel - These small and affectionate dogs are eager to please and enjoy cuddling with their owners.

Shih Tzu 

Affectionate and friendly, Shih Tzus make wonderful companions and love being in the company of their owners.

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