toy dog

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Noun1.toy dog - any of several breeds of very small dogs kept purely as petstoy dog - any of several breeds of very small dogs kept purely as pets
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; "the dog barked all night"
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 dog, Maltese terrier, Maltese - 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
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"Eleanor Pavalo learned the trick from Lottie, and used it herself on her toy dogs. And many a dog works on the stage in a spiked collar, and a clever man can twist a dog's nose and nobody in the audience any the wiser.
A driver has voiced their fury after returning to their car and finding the window had been smashed - because there was a TOY dog inside.
Stars follows the story of toy dog Woody who is thrown out at Christmas before being rescued and taken in by the RSPCA.
Neil, 42, added: "The nurses have taken to the toy dog and have been feeding it biscuits and treats!
Putting them in front of a Jack in the Box, a toy dog that suddenly somersaults and then a person in a clown mask, some are excited or calm, while others are cautious.
A Manchester Airport spokesman said: "What better way to see in The Year of the Dog than by giving our Chinese passengers their very own cuddly toy dog upon arrival to the UK's global gateway in the north.
Colston Garage took the lead to organise a prize raffle for Children in Need, with the main prize of a giant cuddly toy dog donated by Petroshops.
One of my sisters rescue dogs, a big Golden Retriever named Reuben, got a stuffed toy dog as a Christmas gift one year.
Deborah Caffull, manager of the charity's Birmingham animal centre where part of the advert was filmed, said: "While this video shows the tale of a toy dog, the sentiment behind the story is very real.