Top 10 Lazy Big and Small Dog Breeds


Is your idea of a perfect pet is a calm, quiet and undemanding dog which is nevertheless an adorable friend to enjoy living with?

Look no further – these breeds are a perfect match just for you.

1. Bull Mastiff

Bull Mastiff

Bull mastiffs are huge but you won’t believe how calm and lazy they are. Just make sure you get a nice large place this dog can sleep in, and both of you will be more than happy. Regular walks are indispensable but apart from that bull mastiffs do not crave for lengthy outdoor activities.

2. Irish Wolfhound

Irish Wolfhound

Despite being really large, Irish wolfhounds are incredibly friendly and sweet. They are so calm and thoughtful, rarely causing any commotion. And they are very patient too which your kids will be soon to discover.

3. Great Dane

Great Dane

Great Dane, or German mastiff, is one of those amazing big lazy dog breeds that look noble and dignified. They are incredibly fun to be with, yet they won’t leave you breathless trying to catch up. Set them up with a great cozy corner and they would love to take a nap there every now and then.

4. Greyhound


Greyhounds are capable of developing huge speeds but they do not feel the urge to do so very often. They are sweet, calm and a bit shy with strangers. Greyhounds will wait patiently until you’re done with your tasks and then cuddle near you for a nap.

5. Bloodhound


Bloodhounds are probably one of the best lazy dogs. They are known to have quite outstanding hunting abilities but they often prefer a good night’s sleep to a running session. They are very heavy (up to 110 pounds) but don’t require much grooming.

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