Discover The 10 Most Popular Small, Brown Dog Breeds
There are two types of Dachshunds: standard and miniature. Standards are eight to nine inches tall and weigh 16-32 pounds, while mini Doxies are just five to six inches tall and weigh under 11 pounds.
#2: Yorkshire Terrier
Yorkshire Terriers stand seven to nine inches tall and weigh approximately seven pounds. Chocolate brown is a non-standard color in Yorkies, but all standard Yorkies have either gold or tan in their coat–both of which are light brown.
#3: Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
Cavalier King Charles Spaniels are 12-13 inches tall and weigh 13-18 pounds on average.
#4: Shih Tzu
Liver is the truest brown color in Shih Tzus. They can also have red, brindle, and liver and white coats as well as tan markings.
Their coats can be chocolate, chocolate, and tan, beaver (dilute brown), chocolate merle, chocolate sable, or beaver sable.
Havanese can have chocolate coats that are a rich brown shade, while red is a reddish-brown. Red coats may be solid, brindle, or sable.
One of the smallest dog breeds out there, Chihuahuas stand five to eight inches tall and weigh under six pounds.
#8: Italian Greyhound
Halfway through our list of small brown dog breeds, we have the Italian Greyhound, which is the smallest sighthound breed.