2. Lhasa Apso
This small breed comes from China, requires little exercise, and is low-maintenance in terms of care. They are cheerful, smart, social, and playful without being overly energetic. In terms of their health, the Lhasa Apso has an average life expectancy of 13 years and the breed doesn’t have a predisposition to any major health concerns. The small size and gentle nature of the Lhasa Apso make it a great option for seniors.