Series of elevation illustrations of various dog breeds within the Toy Group

The Toy Group Dog Breeds are known for their small sizes, affectionate and sociable personalities, and is one of the 7 major dog groups. Toy Group Dog Breeds were bred intentionally to be human companions and be highly portable. Some Toy Group Dog Breeds are smaller versions of other larger dog breeds. Their small size makes them ideal for small home environments like city apartments. Toy Group Dog Breeds enjoy being spoiled, are quick learners, and are typically indoor dogs. Toy Group Dog Breeds include the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, Chihuahua, English Toy Spaniel, Miniature Pinscher, and Pomeranian.

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Dog Breed Groups are the group of breed categories that divide dogs by the original work they were bred and developed to achieve. There are over 190 dog breeds that are divided into different Dog Breed Groups. Dog Breed Groups have different roles, characteristics, and histories.

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