These are 10 of the most child-friendly breeds of dogs.

These are the 10 breeds of adorable dog ideal for families with young children

These breeds of pup are known to get on particularly well with youngsters, making them the family-friendly dog choice.

By Leanne Clarke
Monday, 31st January 2022, 12:20 pm

These are the 10 breeds of adorable dog ideal for families with young children - including the loving Labrador Retriever

These breeds of pup are known to get on particularly well with youngsters, making them the family-friendly dog choice.

If you’ve been thinking about getting a puppy over lockdown then you’re not alone – the Kennel Club says the number of people welcoming new dogs into their homes last year soared to around 250,000.

But choosing the right breed is absolutely essential – for example opting for a small dog if you don’t have much room at home, or a hypoallergenic dog if you suffer from allergies.

Another thing to take into account is that certain breeds are far more suitable for young families.

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