Here Are the 15 Longest-Living Dog Breeds

Want a dog who will be with you for years and years, making lasting memories along the way? These breeds might be for you.

Here Are the 15 Longest-Living Dog Breeds

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    Overall Longest-Living Breed

    Smallest Longest-Living Breed

    Longest-Living Active Breed

    Longest-Living Hound Breed

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    Dachshund

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    Easily recognized by its long body on stubby legs, the small and spunky dachshund has long been a family favorite. Learn more about living with …

    Longest-Living, Apartment-Friendly Breed

    Longest-Living 'Hypoallergenic' Breed

    Poodle (Toy)

    Poodle (Toy)

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    Intelligent, fun-loving, and adorable, toy poodles are some of the best family dogs in the world. Toy Poodle no more than 10 inches 4 to 6 pounds life …

    Cutest Longest-Living Breed

    Longest-Living Breed Popular With Kids

    Beagle

    Beagle

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    Beagles are gentle, fun-loving hounds who require plenty of exercise and companionship with their owners. Learn more about living with beagles. 13 to …

    Longest-Living Hybrid Breed

    Cockapoo

    Cockapoo

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    With the intelligence of a poodle and the loving nature of a cocker spaniel, it’s no surprise the cockapoo is one of the most sought-after …

    Most AffectionaTe Longest-Living Breed

    Maltese

    Maltese

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    While their flowing white locks draw attention, Maltese are especially beloved for their smart, gentle nature. Learn more about living with the …

    Longest-Living Toy Breed

    Papillon

    Papillon

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    The papillon is a brilliant, energetic little dog whose unique appearance has made him a royal favorite for centuries. 8 to 11 inches 5 to 10 …

    Longest-Living Lap Breed

    Smartest Longest-Living Breed

    Strangest-Looking, Longest-Living Breed

    Most Athletic Longest-Living Breed

    Russell Terrier

    Russell Terrier

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    Russell terriers are incredibly intelligent, endlessly sociable, and unquestioningly adorable. Learn about their temperament, level of care, and more …