Being an animal-lover and having allergies is a pain––I know this all too well, but I didn’t let it stop me from having a pet of my own. Although no dog is 100% hypoallergenic, there are some breed that have less dander and don’t shed or only shed a little. These are some dog breeds that are great for people with allergies!
They need a lot of exercise and frequent grooming, they can be unsociable.
The Airdale is intelligent with a wiry coat. They are very athletic and need quite a bit of exercise; they are actually known for their agility!
American Hairless Terrier
These dogs are friendly, intelligent, and don’t need much exercise.
They are very active and they don’t shed or bark!
They are gentle and don’t need much exercise. They have a wool-like coat.
These gentle, happy, playful dogs need lots of grooming to keep their coat from matting. They don’t shed!
They are alert and playful and don’t shed very much. They are also great family dogs!
Coton de Tulear
These eager and loyal dogs are great for the family. They need daily grooming.
They are smart and affectionate but need to be brushed frequently because their coat gathers dander.
Irish Water Spaniel
They are intelligent nd quite energetic, so they will need daily exercise. They have a water-repellent coat!
They are playful, loyal, and don’t shed very much; but their coat is thin and they get coat quite easily.
Kerry Blue Terrier
These active, energetic dogs need a lot of exercise and need to be brushed often.
They are happy, and high energy! Make sure you take care of their coat because its thick and mats easily.
These dogs are playful and practically fearless. They need to be brushed daily or their coat will get matted.
Peruvian Inca Orchid
They can be hairless or coated; they are loyal and high energy.
Poodles are smart, active, and high energy; they will need to exercise daily. They need to be groomed professionally on a regular basis.
Portugese Water Dog
They’re intelligent, loyal, and very athletic, so they need to be exercised regularly. They also have a waterproof coat.
The Puli are active and have a reputation for being controlling. They have water-resistant cords (dread-locks).
Although the Samoyed sheds, they don’t have dander or odor! They are quite laid-back and great with kids.
The Shih Tzu is kind and affectionate, but not recommended for families with small kids. They need to be groomed frequently.
Spanish Water Dog
They are high energy and need little grooming.
They are very small and cuddly, but also have quite a bit of energy. They don’t shed but need frequent grooming.
These dogs can be hairless and coated (they are also known as Mexican Hairless). They are calm, attentive, and have tough skin. They do need exercise.