9 Lazy Dog Breeds for Chilling Aroud


Bulldogs prefer sleeping over working out. Their laziness might be connected to the fact that they are a brachycephalic breed that physically can’t endure a lot of exercise.


A royal pup with a cute, squished face and beautiful fluffy coat — Pekingese are huge nappers!

French Bulldog

A short daily walk is the maximum amount of exercise you can expect from this small dog breed.

Chow Chow

When it comes to behavior (unlike grooming!), these pups are pretty low-maintenance. They are easy-going and chill to the point that some even compare their personality to that of a cat.


Short, slow-paced walks are something Havanese pups enjoy the most - next to cuddles and affection.

The Shih Tzu

If we were giving prizes for the best lap dogs, the Shih Tzu would definitely be among the top-rated ones!

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Cuddling, walking, going for a ride… you name it – your Cavalier will be right next to you!


Although usually considered high-energy dogs, these pups are so small that their tiny legs physically cannot endure a lot of exercise. This makes them appear rather lazy.

Neapolitan Mastiff

These dogs sure do attract attention with their massive appearance and domineering attitude; however, their favorite pastime is definitely relaxing at home or somewhere in the yard.