Most Expensive Lapdogs

Most Expensive Lapdogs

Most Expensive Lapdogs

A dog is certainly a man’s best friend and is considered to be one of the foremost loyal, intelligent and intimate species of animals that have been domesticated. Earlier, dogs used to be mainly kept as pets for safety and companionship but now the latest trend to sweep the pet industry are lapdogs, small and cute creatures that are adored all over the world.

Here is a look at some of the most expensive lapdogs:

1. Cavalier King Charles Spaniel - Price : $3,500 approx.

cavalier king charles spaniel

Priced at around $3,500 this is certainly the most expensive lapdog. Apart from being affectionate, eager and happy dogs, the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel are perfect lapdogs and weigh in at around 10-18 pounds when fully grown.

2. Havanese - Price : $3,200 approx.


The Havanese is the second most expensive in the lapdogs category with a puppy coming for around $3,200. These are very lovable lapdogs that are mild in temper and easily approachable. The Havanese weighs in at a light and comfortable 7-13 pounds.

3. Maltese - Price : $3,000 approx.


The Maltese is a lively and animated lapdog that can get mischievous like a kid at times which is truly adorable. Although priced at an expensive $3,000 it makes for an ideal lapdog with a feather-light weight of around 6-9 pounds only.

4. Shih Tzu - Price : $2,500 approx.

shih tzu

The Shih Tzu is popular for being a lapdog with a unique personality as well as being a sturdy dog. This miniature canine pal weighs in at a very light 9-16 pounds when fully grown. They make for the perfect companions and respond better to affection as well.

5. French Bulldog - Price : $2,200 approx.

french bulldog

These French natives are priced at around $2,200 for a puppy and are livable and easygoing by nature. They have a playful character and make for ideal cuddling companions with a light weight of around 18-26 pounds.

6. Pekingese - Price : $2,000 approx.


These are very popular as loyal and dignified companions who are devoted to their human partner. Weighing in at a mere 6-10 pounds these make for the perfect lap-warmers when you are relaxing at home.

7. Tibetan Spaniel - Price : $1,500 approx.

tibetan spaniel

The Tibetan Spaniel is jovial and delightful to the extent of being the most loved lapdog in the world. Its small size and very light weight (around 9-15 pounds) as an adult makes it one of the most sought-after lapdogs in the world.

8. Pug  - Price : $1,200 approx.


By far the most popular lapdog in the whole world today, the Pug, is priced at around $1,200 for a puppy. These are attention-seekers of the cute kind and will always keep you entertained with their antics. Weighing in at around a mere 12-18 pounds they make for nice lapdogs.

9. Italian Greyhound - Price : $1,000 approx.

italian greyhound

These are smart and intelligent lapdogs that are truly devoted to their human partners and have an overwhelming desire to please. Weighing in at around 6-10 pounds of shiny and sleek fur, these are quite affectionate and reciprocate enthusiastically.

10. Boston Terrier - Price : $1,000 approx.

boston terrier

These are truly the ‘gentlemen’ lapdogs with incomparable devotion to their human companions. These strong and sturdy lapdogs weigh in at a mild 10-20 pounds when fully grown and make ideal cuddling partners.

These lapdogs are known for being most loving, affectionate, and playful and are of light temperament. The ever-increasing demand for these cuddle companions worldwide has resulted in an increase in their prices as well.