low allergy dog
A self-explanatory term for a breed of dog that evokes a lower allergic response in susceptible individuals than other breeds.*
*Flaked dog skin (dander) is the main cause of allergies to dogs. As a rule, big dogs shed more dander than do little dogs (it’s not rocket science/brain surgery, folks).
Low allergy dogs Stuffed dogs, small and nonshedding breeds–e.g., poodle, bichon frise, maltese, shih tzu, lhasa apso.