Smartest Small Dogs – Find Your Favourite Intelligent Pup

Many tiny dogs were bred to be compact and make wonderful travel companions.

Here are the smartest small-sized dogs, so you don’t have to compromise between a cute pup or an intelligent one.


Papillons are a type of spaniel breed that’s also known as Dwarf Spaniels. They get their name from the French word which means “butterfly”.


Shetland Sheepdog

Shetland Sheepdogs, often nicknamed Shelties, are herder dogs that love having a job to do. They rank high in working and obedience intelligence as well as instinctive intelligence.



Pembroke Welsh Corgi

The Pembroke Welsh Corgi is quite fast and agile, making them good farming dogs. Initially, they were used for herding camels and livestock.


Cardigan Welsh Corgi

Cardigan Welsh Corgis are very easy to train and eager to please their owners. It only takes about five to 15 repetitions of commands for them to learn a new trick.



Pomeranians are popular small dogs to own and with good reason. They only weigh about three to seven pounds and are good companions.

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