19 most affectionate dog breeds that love to snuggle

Pet parents looking for a canine to cuddle with, regardless of size, should look no further than the most affectionate dog breeds. Whether you're a seasoned pet owner or just starting out, these dogs are a wonderful addition to your household.

Pugs are loyal and needy. They'll follow you around and sleep on your bed or lap. They enjoy being with their owners and crave attention. They love belly rubs, kisses, and cuddles and make great snuggle buddies.


Golden Retrievers are very affectionate, making them great family dogs. They're gentle, loving, and kind and love belly rubs. They love to cuddle and will return your affection. Loyal, trustworthy dogs.

2. Golden Retriever

The Brussels Griffon packs a lot of love and devotion into its small frame. The Brussels Griffon's eyes are smart, sensitive, alert, and curious.

3. Brussels Griffon

These big chunks love to lounge. The calm, friendly Newfoundland needs a lot of exercise but enjoys cuddling at the end of the day. Their fur makes them cuddly like a giant teddy bear, and they're sensitive around kids.

4. Newfoundland

A.S.T.s are cute meatballs. They may look strong, but they're affectionate and sociable and make loyal pets. Pete the Pup, the Little Rascals' AmStaff, was great with kids. With a short cut, these stocky pups are great cuddlers.

5. American Staffordshire Terrier

This breed is too cute to not cuddle, and they love it. Their fluffy coat makes them the perfect lap dog; they'll curl up on your lap or the sofa next to you. They feel safe with their owners and enjoy the company, so they often sleep by your side.

6. Bichon Frise

Bulldogs are cuddly and sleepy. If you bond with them when they're young, expect a constant cuddle companion. Their small size makes them gentle and cuddly.

7. Bulldog

Alaskan Klee Kai may be small, but their big personalities and hearts make them loyal and affectionate. This breed bonds quickly and stays by your side forever.

8. Alaskan Klee Kai

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