Which Are The Most Affectionate Dog Breeds?

Which Are The Most Affectionate Dog Breeds?


With St. Valentine’s Day approaching it is no surprise that you would feel the need to cuddle or spend some time with someone you love.

Just like people, there are dogs who like their own space and others who like your space more.

We researched the personality characteristics of several dog breeds and compiled a list of some of the most affectionate dogs out there. So, if you are looking for someone to cuddle take a look at these pups.


  1. Golden Retriever

Goldens are known to be very smart and friendly. They are the favourite breed of families all over the world. Their affection for their owners is famous.



  1. Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

These pups are always up for snuggle time. These dogs just love their owners and are incredibly devoted to them.


  1. Brussels Griffon

You literally cannot get these little cuties to stop showering you with affection. If you have one of these you know perfectly what we mean.


  1. Chihuahua

The favourite spot of these funny little pups is by their humans. They are very portable so you can take them everywhere. They do not like strangers but they just love their owners.


  1. Collie

We all know this breed as the Lassie dog and not only because of the popular films and series, these dogs have proven their love for humans many times.


  1. English Bulldog

These snoring bundles of wrinkles adore their humans and they show it in their own way.


  1. Old English Sheepdog

You just cannot resist these pups, they are made for cuddles. These dogs are especially great with children.


  1. American Bulldog

These dogs were referred as ‘nanny’ dogs because they love children. One of the best breeds to have around.

Are you ready for some snuggle time with your pup? Share your cuddle pictures on our Facebook page.


Hi, I am Melissa. I love dogs and have three fur babies myself. I also have a passion for writing, so writing about dogs combines the two things I love most. I hope you enjoy my content as much as I enjoyed creating it for all of you fellow dog lovers!