The Most Low-Energy Dog Breeds 

Born runners happy to sprint short bursts but question walking around the block.  


Giant coach potatoes who largely ignore chaos preferring their own company.  


Gentle giants satisfied chilling once basic needs for food and petting are met.

Saint Bernard  

Designed for hunting scent trails at a sullen trot but that’s their max speed limit.   

Basset Hound

Improved breathing would mean disrupting prized nap piles with bothersome walks.

English Bulldog

Cat-like Chow Chows independently dictate their own sparse activity limits requiring bribery.  

Chow Chow

Short snouts and tiny frames aren’t built for marathons or playtime despite owners’ wishes!

French Bulldog  

The Least Intelligent Dogs Out There