7 of the Safest Dog Breeds for Families

This affectionate breed is trustworthy with children thanks to its calm, patient temperament.

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Labrador retrievers are known for their easygoing nature and adaptability to family living.

Labrador Retriever  

Intelligent and gentle, golden retrievers are a popular breed choice for households with kids.

Golden Retriever

Poodles are eager to please and highly trainable. Standard poodles do great with children.


Collies form close bonds with families. They have protective instincts but are not aggressive.


Massive but gentle, the Newfoundland dog exhibits patient mothering tendencies with kids. 


Beagles get along wonderfully with children. They love to play but aren't overly rambunctious.


7 Best Office-Friendly Dog Breeds