clingy dog breeds

Discover the most affectionate dog breeds that never want to leave your side!


With their fluffy coats and big personalities, Pomeranians adore being the center of attention and sticking close to their humans.


Chihuahuas may be small in size, but their dedication to their owners is immense. They're happiest when perched on a beloved lap.

German Shepherd

German Shepherds form strong bonds and often prefer to be in close proximity to their family, serving as both companion and guardian.

Border Collie

Known for their smarts, Border Collies are also incredibly in tune with their owners, often anticipating their every move.

Australian Shepherd

Australian Shepherds are not only work-oriented but also deeply attached to their owners, thriving on interaction and activity.


Papillons are known for their distinctive ears and their penchant for shadowing their humans wherever they go.

French Bulldog

French Bulldogs may look tough, but they're softies when it comes to their people, often found right underfoot.


Pugs are not just adorable; they're also clingy in the cutest way, always seeking out the coziest lap to nap on.

Pit Bull

Pit Bulls are often misunderstood, but one thing is clear: they love their humans deeply and are always ready to show affection.

Yorkshire Terrier

Yorkies may be small, but their hearts are full of love. They prefer to be by your side, whether you're on the move or relaxing.

Labrador Retriever

Labradors are America's favorite for a reason. They're not only friendly and outgoing but also loyal companions.


Vizslas are gentle-mannered and have a strong desire to be close to their humans, often referred to as 'velcro dogs' for their clingy nature.


Dobermans are powerful and protective, yet they are also affectionate pets who form strong bonds with their families.


Dachshunds are playful and curious, but they love nothing more than snuggling up with their favorite person.