Many hypoallergenic dogs are small in form, but some, such as the giant schnauzer and the bouvier des Flanders, shed rarely and produce less dander compared to other dog breeds. They make ideal pets for dog lovers who wa... More »

Some examples of hypoallergenic dog breeds are the poodle, the shih tzu, the Irish water spaniel and the maltese. These breeds are called hypoallergenic because they produce less dander or skin flakes compared to other d... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

Some of the small dog breeds that minimally shed are the Basenji, Bichon Frise, Cairn Terrier, Shih Tzu, Maltese, Toy Poodle, West Highland White Terrier, and the Yorkshire Terrier. Miniature Schnauzers, Miniature Poodle... More »

Although all dogs shed, many breeds such as the Dachshund, Havanese, Maltese, miniature poodle, Shih tzu produce very little loose fur and dander. Larger breeds include the soft-coated Wheaten terrier, the standard poodl... More »

No dog is completely hypoallergenic, but breeds that are less-troublesome for allergy sufferers include the Bichon Frise, Maltese, Chinese Crested, Poodle and certain terriers. These breeds shed little and have either sh... More »

Breeds that make good hunting dogs include those in the "sporting" group of the American Kennel Club, such as numerous breeds of Spaniels, Retrievers and Pointers. The Golden Retriever is a popular family dog that is a g... More »

Some people with dog allergies have been able to tolerate Samoyeds, and the shed fur is sometimes used for knitting articles with hypoallergenic properties. WebMD cautions that individual dogs within the same breed can s... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs