Cute Curly Haired Dog Breeds You'll Love


Poodles are known for their tight corkscrew curls and high intellect. They come in three sizes: Standard, Miniature, and Toy. 

Bichon Frise

The joyful and fluffy Bichon Frise is a traditional curly lapdog breed. Their hypoallergenic white coats are silky and cotton-like.

Portuguese Water Dog

The Portuguese Water Dog is an energetic and affectionate breed with a thick, wavy waterproof coat that is great for swimming and retrieving


The Puli is a Hungarian herding breed with a distinctive corded coat that looks like dreadlocks. 

Lagotto Romagnolo

Originally a water retriever in Italy, the Lagotto Romagnolo is now better known for its dense curly coat and truffle hunting skills.

Irish Water Spaniel

The Irish Water Spaniel has a thick curly waterproof coat ideal for retrieving from cold water.

Kerry Blue Terrier 

The Kerry Blue Terrier was bred to hunt vermin and herd cattle. They have soft curly coats that don't shed much.   

Best Medium-Sized Dog Breeds for Any Lifestyle