Best Dog Breeds for Families to Adopt

Airedale Terrier

Although not overly affectionate, the Airedale Terrier is excellent with children. 

And other dogs, and would thrive in an active family.

Bergamasco Sheepdog

Their herding instinct is ideal for helping the children get ready to leave, and while they are generally good with children.

It is essential to keep an eye on them if the youngsters become unruly because they may bite.

Kishu Ken

This is a very affectionate puppy.

Collie dogs are extraordinarily gentle with children and the majority of household creatures, including cats.

German Shepherd

The intelligent German shepherd forms strong bonds with its human family. 

Agility training can provide German shepherds with the physical and mental stimulation they need. 

Great Dane

This dog breed is one of the tallest and largest, but they are generally amicable toward humans.

However, Great Danes are always vigilant for peril and protective when necessary. 


Early socialization can help children become more accepting of and comfortable with invited visitors.

Great Pyrenees are reserved with strangers but extremely loyal and bonded with their human family. 

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