City living and office life in the UK are becoming increasingly dog-friendly, with many companies opening their doors to furry companions.
The best dog breeds for navigating the bustling streets of the city and thriving in dog-friendly offices are Toy Cockapoos due to their unique blend of qualities. The top 10 dog breeds lists for city life and dog-friendly offices in the UK is compiled by, Barkridges, specialists in durable dog harnesses drawing insights from reputable sources such as The Kennel Club, RSPCA and PDSA, ranked based on their size, energy needs and trainability.
Toy Cockapoos have earned the top spot on our list due to their unique blend of qualities. Their gentle and affectionate nature makes them excellent companions in both bustling city streets and office environments. Their adaptability and relatively low energy needs ensure they thrive in apartment living and hectic urban schedules, providing comfort and warmth to their owners. Their easy trainability and friendly disposition also make them ideal partners in any workplace.
In the second spot, French Bulldogs charm city dwellers with their sweet, playful disposition and remarkable adaptability. They also have a relatively low exercise requirement, making them perfect for city life.
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel comes in third due to their adaptable nature and easy trainability. They are usually slightly bigger than some of the other breeds on our ranking, but their friendly, easy-going nature puts them high up on our list.
In the fourth spot, Shih Tzu’s are known for being playful, and easy to train. Their low exercise requirements and affectionate nature make them delightful companions in office settings, where their presence can brighten the workday.
Ranking fifth, Pugs are celebrated for their loving and loyal personalities. This low-maintenance breed is a great choice for individuals leading busy lives. Their innate warmth and unwavering devotion to humans make for the perfect energy for a workplace environment.
The Cavachon, Pomeranian, Boston Terrier, Yorkshire Terrier, and Miniature Schnauzer also make Barkridge’s list of top 10 city breeds due to their intelligence, trainability, energy needs and size.
Doing your research is paramount to choosing a dog that is a good fit for your lifestyle and personality. It is, however also important to note that every dog is an individual, and even within breeds there can be a wide range of personalities and temperaments.