11 Medium-Energy Dog Breeds That Might Be Suitable For You

1. Golden Retriever

After running and playing all day, Goldies tend to take a couple of days to rest.

2. English Bulldog

Bulldogs are notorious for being on the lazy side, but they tend to have bursts of energy!

3. Whippet

Whippets don’t mind having a long walk, having a bit more intense exercise, or just lying around.

4. Brittany Spaniel

Brittany Spaniels are perfect dogs for a house with a bigger yard because they love to explore.

5. Shetland Sheepdog

Shelties don’t need a lot of exercise. A half an hour or an hour a day is just fine for them!

6. Poodle

Poodles love to swim, run around, and always learn new tricks since they need their mental stimulation.

7. Boston Terrier

Boston Terriers are mostly on the chill side, but sometimes they have bursts of energy!

8. Pekingese

When it comes to their exercise needs and energy levels, Pekingese dogs are sometimes a bit tricky!

9. Cavalier King Charles  Spaniel

They are the happiest when they snuggle all day and have a walk or some playtime for an hour or even less.

10. French Bulldog

Frenchies make the perfect lapdog since they really enjoy laying around with their favorite human.

11. Pembroke Welsh Corgi

Corgis love their alone time, which they either spend sleeping, laying around, or observing you from afar.