toy dog

Definitions of toy dog
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n any of several breeds of very small dogs kept purely as pets

Synonyms:
toy
Types:
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Chihuahua
an old breed of tiny short-haired dog with protruding eyes from Mexico held to antedate Aztec civilization
Japanese spaniel
breed of toy dogs originating in Japan having a silky black-and-white or red-and-white coat
Maltese, Maltese dog, Maltese terrier
breed of toy dogs having a long straight silky white coat
Peke, Pekinese, Pekingese
a Chinese breed of small short-legged dogs with a long silky coat and broad flat muzzle
Shih-Tzu
a Chinese breed of small dog similar to a Pekingese
toy spaniel
a very small spaniel
toy terrier
a small active dog
English toy spaniel
British breed having a long silky coat and rounded head with a short upturned muzzle
King Charles spaniel
a toy English spaniel with a black-and-tan coat; named after Charles II who popularized it
papillon
small slender toy spaniel with erect ears and a black-spotted brown to white coat
Type of:
Canis familiaris, dog, domestic dog
a member of the genus Canis (probably descended from the common wolf) that has been domesticated by man since prehistoric times; occurs in many breeds

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