Top 10 Dog Breeds for Kids and Families

9. Bull Dogs


Bull Dogs make a great pet for families with small kids. Breeders have made it a point to remove the aggressive attribute of these dogs in their system. Bull dogs are docile and friendly. However, they do have the tendency to be a bit naughty as they get older. According to a study, bull dogs are fourth most popular dog breeds in the US in 2015.

Average weight of bull dogs run around 40 to 50 pounds depending if it’s male or female. Bull dog’s temperament according to the American Kennel Club is kind, resolute and courageous. However, don’t mistaken its courageous characteristic for being aggressive.

What makes bull dogs one of the top dog breeds for kids and families is their tendency to form strong bonds especially with children.