A dog that is small enough to be held in the arms or lie comfortably on a person's lap.
A lapdog is a dog that is small enough to be held in the arms or lie comfortably on a person's lap. Lapdogs are not a specific breed, but is a generic term for a type of dog of small size and friendly disposition. Lapdogs historically … see full wiki
In opposition to Trashcanman, I am very much in love with small dogs. I came to this revelation in the last few years. Until then, I had always thought of myself as a large breed dog owner. One day, a lady came into my booth at an art's festival carrying a well behaved long haired chihuahua. Enchanted, I struck up a conversation and got the phone number of her breeder. My husband was not thrilled with my recent obsession, but indulged me despite his reservations. … more