Dogs The Best Dogs for Babies  

Pet Project
4.5k votes 580 voters 16k views 40 items

For many children, some of the most cherished moments from their childhood are the good times spent with happy, loyal dog. Pups are not just a pet to be fed, walked, and washed on a daily basis. These dogs actually become members of the family. And for good reason. Dogs are intelligent,energetic, and friendly, giving as much love to your family as you give to each other. The qualities of a good dog are all amazing qualities to impart on your baby. With the right dog, your baby will learn responsibility at a young age,while getting all the extra love they’d ever need. This list is the answer tothe question, “What are the best dog breeds for a baby?”

This list includes large loving dogs, like golden retrievers and collies, to the most obedient small breeds, such as corgis and terriers.The dogs on this list have strong qualities like intelligence, loyalty, and friendliness to people of all ages.

What puppies would get along great with your infant child? Your choice in dog will, of course, depend on individual and family taste.However, it’s important to look for a dog who can get along with humans at any age, show obedience, and give all the love a person could ever need. This list covers the sort of dogs you’d want around your beloved children.

list ordered by

1
207 41
Golden Retriever is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

2
176 47
Labrador Retriever is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

3
115 43
Newfoundland is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

4
142 63
German Shepherd Dog is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

5
102 45
St. Bernard is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

6
95 45
Great Pyrenees is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies
AndrewMiller added

7
112 61
Pitbull is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies
jimmy-johns added

8
102 54
Collie is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

9
92 47
Beagle is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

10
84 47
Great Dane is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

11
78 45
Shetland Sheepdog is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

12
75 43
Welsh Corgi is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

13
84 51
Bulldog is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

14
63 35
Kuvasz is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies
AndrewMiller added

15
64 36
Bernese Mountain Dog is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

16
64 37
Irish Setter is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

17
32 13
Boxer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies
J.T. Myers added

18
66 42
English Cocker Spaniel is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

19
75 53
Pug is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

20
57 38
Bloodhound is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

21
52 35
Bearded Collie is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

22
55 39
American Eskimo Dog is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

23
63 47
English Mastiff is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

24
58 43
Boston Terrier is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies

25
48 34
American Foxhound is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Dogs for Babies