Dogs Good for Kids Under 12 Years
In case of families having young children i.e. children below 12 years of age the herding dogs can act as good pets. However, the dogs chosen must not be from amongst those that herd by nipping.
Australian Terrier, Welsh Terrier, Irish Terrier, Kerry Blue Terrier, Brittany Dog, West Highland White Terrier, Collie and Golden Retriever are the dog breeds that have found to be very friendly and caring towards young children and family members.
The herding dogs chosen as pets by families having children are the affectionate dogs that have the energy to keep up with everyone in the family and take care to ensure everyone’s safety. They even baby-sit.
The list below will give an idea about the breeds that will suit households with small children.
Dogs Good for Kids (Under 12)