Calm Dog Breeds to Keep You Company

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel: low-maintenance, cat-friendly, kid-loving, senior-compatible breed with a cool and agreeable demeanor.

Irish Wolfhound

They may look large and in charge, but these canines are sweet and serene to their very core. Still big, though. Just not aggressive or territorial.

St. Bernard

St. Bernard: The Gentle Giant, Patient Pup, and Cuddly Canine, perfect nicknames for this lovable breed.

Bernese Mountain Dog

The Bernese Mountain Dog: Strong yet gentle, with an even temper and cheerful nature. Don't be fooled by their size!

Irish Setter

Looking for a terrific family dog? Go for an Irish setter. They love to play with kids and know when it’s time to settle down for the evening.


These pups are silent sophisticates, preferring the calm, quiet life of homebodies and introverts over the hustle and bustle of family life.

Scottish Deerhound

Scottish deerhounds, like Irish wolfhounds, are enormous sweethearts. With ample space to run and grow, they develop a genial disposition and make wonderful companions.


Adopting a retired racing greyhound is a wonderful way to provide love and relaxation to a hard-working dog. They make great companions and appreciate a peaceful lifestyle.

Bergamasco Sheepdog

Bergamasco dogs are stunning, low-maintenance companions. They excel at watching over their family and have a unique coat that requires minimal grooming.

Tibetan Terrier

The Tibetan terrier: affectionate, devoted, and occasionally cautious with new people. A loyal companion to its favorite human.