7. Lowchen Dog Breed.
Another not so well known dog breed, the Lowchen is a great fit for anyone looking for a small, yet alert dog to have around the house. Do you like a dog that can come in many different colors? This breed, which originates from France and Germany, can come in non-standard colors such as blue, brown, grey, red, and even silver, making this one of the most unique dog breeds you could own. They can reach about 13 pounds in size, but they can surely keep active, which means you will want to get this dog breed if you are active as well.