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Types of Dogs: 8 Popular Breeds for Families With Small Children

By    |   Sunday, 11 Jan 2015 10:07 PM

There are various types of dogs that enjoy being around small children. These breeds may be small or large. They usually have a temperament that includes obedience and friendliness.

These eight popular breeds are good for families with small children, according to Allsmalldogbreeds.com.

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Rat terriers are small, loving, playful dogs that get along well with small children. These terriers make wonderful companions for children. They enjoy playing and showing off their hunting talents, and they're patient with kids.

Pugs are very affectionate when it comes to children. They are gentle and patient. Pugs are responsible around kids. They love to play, which makes them wonderful playmates for children. Pugs usually get along better with humans than with other dogs.

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Beagles yearn for activity and this makes them great companions for kids. They are types of dogs that love games and toys, and they are high energy. They can be hyper, so it’s actually a good idea for pet owners to have children around when they get a beagle.

Collies are large breeds, but they are very gentle with children. Intelligent and easily trainable, collies enjoy being around families. Collies are also protective of children and sense when a child needs guarding.

Poodles are small enough for small children to enjoy. They also make good pets for children who have allergies, because they don’t shed very much. They have pleasant personalities that fit well with a child.

Labrador retrievers are big, but don’t let their size fool you. They remain gentle, loving partners for children. They are very affectionate, playful and protective of the whole family.

Irish setters are also big dogs that have a gentle nature. They make great friends to kids because they love exercise. Setters make good family pets for families who want to provide their energetic kids with companions for playtime.

Bulldogs are the type that are active and even play rough, but not too rough for children. They are friendly and loyal. They enjoy being around people and other dogs as well. Bulldogs make perfect partners for kids because they love playing and cuddling.

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