Lap dogs are generally small dogs. Some lap dogs have been bred for extremely small size, such as the Russian lap dog albeit extinct. Most lap dogs have a normal sized counterpart yet they show unmistakeable differences. The skull is normally the approximate size of a tennis ball, usually with a small muzzle.
Many lap dogs are bred to maintain puppy traits such as folded ears. There’s also a difference in body size. Shorter legs and larger heads in proportion to their bigger counterparts. In [...] More about: What Are Lap Dogs and Why Should I Get One