You may not think that a small sized dog breed would make a good guarddog, but this means you aren't looking at all the right breeds. There are some small dog breeds which are very protective and can be more athletic than you might think. Small or small to medium sized dog breeds can make great pets for all types of families. They are not just cute, but often smart and friendly. By listing their personality traits, care needs and other facts about small sized dog breeds, we can help you find a dog suitable for your family.

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