Best Family Dogs To
Add To Your Family
These sturdy, playful dogs require minimal grooming. Regularly clean their wrinkles.
Dachshunds are pack dogs and are protective of their families. You can handle jealousy by being firm and showing your dog who's in charge. These smart breeds love to play.
These smart, quiet dogs enjoy gentle play and cuddling. Flat faced breeds can have many health issues.
Beagles thrive in a busy household. As long as they get enough exercise, they're happy in the city or the country. Beagles are family oriented.
These smart and gentle dogs make great therapy dogs and are perfect if you have an anxious grandchild. These smart dogs will love you forever.
Poodles produce fewer allergens, making them a good choice for allergy prone families. They're easy to train and come in standard, miniature, and toy sizes and colours.
This small, happy breed loves families. Bichons are adorable with their fluffy white coats, but they don't like being left alone.
Labrador Retrievers are outgoing, gentle, and even tempered, making them popular pets, especially for active families. Labs are lovely, but their size makes them unsuitable for frail adults.
Athletic and agile, Vizslas need daily exercise and attention. They're friendly, but they need early socialisation to build confidence.
Square jawed and muscular, Boxers have a lot of energy and need a lot of exercise. This dog breed is easy to groom, train, and a family favourite.
Irish Setters are regal and energetic, so they need lots of space and exercise. They like toys and balls, so they'll get along with your kids.
Great Danes, known as 'gentle giants,' form close bonds with their owners and enjoy playing. Due to their size and long tails, you'll need enough space for them to play.