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Best Dog Breeds for Kids

Unconditional love and loyalty is the distinction of dogs especially when raised together with children. A big dog is not always considered harmful but more affectionate and tender, while small dogs hold mischievous character. The best dog breeds for kids may be the little companion or the guardian. Complete breed profiles with pictures are laid down to bring ease in your selection.

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Australian Stumpy Tail Cattle Dog

Australian Stumpy Tail Cattle Dog
Size:
Medium
Group:
Herding
Australian Stumpy Tail Cattle Dog is a high energy, active and intelligent breed from herding group. The dog is not just a laying-curled dog in the yard but lively that searches for any work to do. They thrive when taken out for work or play. Its herding Read More
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Bergamasco    

Bergamasco
Size:
Medium
Group:
Herding
A strong work ethic dog, the Bergamasco is a big fluffy breed with distinguishing characteristics of its coat. The hairs seem to be “dog hairs", “goat hairs", while wool can also be noticed. These hairs combine to form black or gray mats which grow throughout Read More
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American Foxhound   

American Foxhound
Size:
Large
Group:
Hound
The American Foxhound is the ideal pet of rural areas for their ability to stay outdoors while running and chasing vigorously. They are much suited in large farmhouses, however can do well in smaller areas. The dog tends to be soft, mild tempered, playful Read More
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Chinese Imperial Dog  

Chinese Imperial Dog
Size:
Toy
Group:
Companion
The Chinese Imperial Dog is a personal and family pet and companion. These dogs are sturdy, happy, playful compact and smart dogs with an affectionate and loving temperament that is ideally desired from such companions. They are intelligent Read More
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Danish Swedish Farmdog  

Danish Swedish Farmdog
Size:
Small
Group:
Companion, light Working dog
A great family pet, the Danish-Swedish Farmdog is a playful, affectionate, intelligent and active breed of dog. Originally a ratter, this breed also forms excellent watchdog with curious instinct. Although much similar to Jack Russell Terrier in appearance, the Read More
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Finnish Lapphund 

Finnish Lapphund
Size:
Medium
Group:
Herding
A northern breed, Finnish Lapphund is a smart dog of dominating temperament much like to shepherd dogs. This breed enjoys outdoor lifestyle while being soft, sweet, polite, affectionate, expressive, charming and delighted family companion. Read More
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Swedish Vallhund

Swedish Vallhund
Size:
Small
Group:
Herding
The Swedish Vallhund is a small but powerful and fearless breed of farm dogs. Besides of herding and cattle driving, they are excellent companion dogs. Alert, intelligent and energetic, these dogs are referred as a ‘big dog in a compact body’. They ........Read More
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Bouvier des Flanders
Bouvier des Flanders
Size:
Large
Group:
Herding
The Bouviers des Flandres is a sturdy, firm and fearless herding dog breed. Calm and sociable indoors, the dog is dedicated, loyal and protective with great inquisitive postures towards strangers. Rarely it nips the children at heels during play otherwise ........Read More
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Norwegian Buhund
Norwegian Buhund
Size:
Small
Group:
Non-Sporting
Top ranked in versatile family companions, Norwegian Buhund is a compassionate herding dog, medium in build but large in stamina, the breed excels in protective responsibilities. Clever, intelligent and self-sufficient are some of its well appreciated .........Read More
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American Water Spaniel
American Water Spaniel
Size:
Medium
Group:
Sporting
The American Water Spaniel is a natural swimmer water loving dog. It is a skilled hunter, sharp retriever and equally a steadfast companion. Rich in playfulness and amusement, they know how to bring smiles on faces. They are very intelligent, sensitive .........Read More
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Belgian Malinois
Belgian Malinois
Size:
Medium
Group:
Working
An ideal watchdog and guard, Belgian Malinois is a high energy herding dog breed. One out of four native sheepdogs of Belgium, this breed is the most smart, alert and serious in its duties. It usually stay aside of the strangers and remains aloof, while aggressive to .........Read More
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Standard Schnauzer Standard Schnauzer
Size:
Medium
Group:
Working
Active families will be at their entire satisfaction on adaption of Standard Schnauzer, a warm and protective companion of the house. It is all time tested guardian and a playful housemate, extremely devoted and loyal to its master. An entertainer, and perfect playmate, the Standard .........Read More
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Smooth Collie Smooth Collie
Size:
Large
Group:
Herding
A mild mannered friend to all, the Collie is devoted and gentle. This breed is a dog with a working background, so needs daily physical exercises and mental stimulation otherwise it may become anxious. Although, they are a bit stubborn but generally are intelligent, sensitive and eager .........Read More
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Airedale Terrier Airedale Terrier
Size:
Small
Group:
Terrier
Among the most versatile of terriers, the Airedale is playful, adventurous and bold; it is a sparkling yet protecting companion. They are intelligent, often headstrong and stubborn. Some can be overbearing but most are submissive, responsive and reliable to their . . . ...........Read More
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Spinone Italiano Spinone Italiano
Size:
Large
Group:
Sporting
Fearless and bold, Spinone Italiano is a retriever and hunter able to conduct its mission in a variety of climatic and environmental conditions. It is very intelligent, sensible and sports-spirited dog, full of energy and experience. In out fields, Spinone Italiano is playful and . . . ...........Read More
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German Wirehaired Pointer German Wirehaired Pointer
Size:
Mwdium
Group:
Sporting
German wirehaired pointer is each a rugged bird dog and amiable companion. It’s the energy to seek for hours; therefore it should be a daily outlet lest it becomes harmful. It’s a responsive breed, though it tends to be stubborn. It retains a guarding instinct, therefore it's . . ...........Read More
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Great Pyrenees Great Pyrenees
Size:
Giant
Group:
Working
The Great Pyrenees is a trustworthy guardian who has a strong bonding with family. It barks aggressively at strangers especially when any threat towards its family is felt. In general Pyrenees is gentle towards children and other pets, well socialized with quite serious expressions. . ...........Read More
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Lowchen Lowchen
Size:
Small
Group:
Non-Sporting
The playful toy of a sound family, the Lowchen is excellent family dog. It readily suits to home atmosphere and has passionate love bonding with family. Its tendency is to remain happy and make surrounding people pleased. It has a higher degree of obedience and can willfully . ...........Read More
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Gordon Setter Gordon Setter
Size:
Large
Group:
Sporting
The Gordon setter is a family loving dog. It is hardworking, trustworthy and caring. The breed is energetic itself and likes to be the part of the passionate peoples too. It has the energy to hunt throughout the day; this off course needs a regular employment for such ...........Read More

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