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12 Best Large Dog Breeds For Families With Children

Pretty much all families searching for a dog are looking for a breed that’s known for being good with children and there are certainly plenty to choose from. If you’re on the lookout for which breeds might benefit your family best and you want a larger sized dog, be sure to check out the breeds listed here.

#1 – Bulldog


The Bulldog, or English Bulldog, is a short but very large breed that may look rather intimidating to some potential owners. However, they are very gentle and lazy dogs that make excellent family companions, particularly for those with children.

#2 – Newfoundland


The Newfoundland is a giant breed and was originally bred as a water rescue dog. Because of this, it’s known as a gentle giant and has a very soft, docile temperament towards people and children. They are patient and loving and make excellent family companions.

#3 – Golden Retriever


The Golden Retriever is one of the most popular dog breeds among families with children and with good reason. They are very gentle while maintaining a playful personality, perfect for active children that want a canine companion to share their time with.

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