List of HDB Approved Dog Breeds

Many Singaporeans live in HDB apartments and wish to have waggers of their own. However, do you know that we are allowed to have only one dog of a toy breed or its cross (that stands at 40cm at the shoulders and weighs 10kg or less) in our HDB apartments?

The current list is as follows:

  1. Affenpinscher
  2. Australian Silky Terrier
  3. Australian Terrier
  4. Bichon Avanese
  5. Bichon Frise
  6. Bohemian Terrier
  7. Bolognese
  8. Border Terrier
  9. Boston Terrier
  10. Brussels Griffon
  11. Cairn Terrier
  12. Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
  13. Chihuahua
  14. Chinese Crested Dog
  15. Chinese Imperial Chin
  16. Chinese Temple Dog
  17. Coton de tulear
  18. Czech Terrier
  19. Dachshund
  20. Dandie Dinmont Terrier
  21. English Toy Spaniel
  22. German Hunting Terrier
  23. Griffon Belge
  24. Griffon Brabancon
  25. Hairless Dog
  26. Italian Greyhound
  27. Jack Russel Terrier
  28. Japanese Spaniel (Chin)
  29. Japanese Spitz
  30. Lakeland Terrier
  31. Lhasa Apso
  32. Little Lion Dog
  33. Maltese
  34. Manchester Terrier
  35. Miniature Pinscher
  36. Miniature Schnauzer
  37. Norfolk Terrier
  38. Norwegian Lundehund
  39. Norwich Terrier
  40. Papillon
  41. Pekingnese
  42. Pomeranian
  43. Poodle (Toy / Miniature)
  44. Pug
  45. Schipperkee
  46. Scottish Terrier
  47. Sealyham Terrier
  48. Shetland Sheepdog
  49. Shih Tzu
  50. Silky Terrier
  51. Small Continental Spaniel
  52. Small English Terrier
  53. Small Spitz
  54. Smooth Fox Terrier
  55. Tibetan Spaniel
  56. Toy Fox Terrier
  57. Toy Terrier
  58. Volpino Italiano
  59. Welsh Terrier
  60. West Highland Terrier
  61. Wire-Haired Fox Terrier
  62. Yorkshire Terrier

If your wagger's breed is not within this HDB approved list, you might want to check if it fits under Project ADORE's requirements or may try writing to your respective HDB branch and seek approval accordingly but don't quote us for this suggestion!

The Complete List of HDB Approved Dog Breeds in Singapore (2020)


Do check back with us often to see if there are any new breeds included!