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    Puppies For Sale: Top 5 Breeds For Children

    Articlegeneral dog adviceWednesday 18 May 2011

    Many parents wish to buy dogs for children as having a pet around the house can be a fantastic experience for all concerned. You have to consider the temperament of any puppies for sale however to ensure that a puppy for sale will not pose a threat to any member of the family, especially children, when it grows up. Some puppies for sale are naturally much better than others as dogs for children, for instance, having a pit bull terrier around a young child is not a very good idea at all. To find out the top 5 dogs for children, read on.

    5. Beagle

    The beagle is one of the best dogs for children. These dogs for sale are not particularly big and have hugely friendly personalities. Beagle puppies for sale have boundless energy which makes them excellent dogs for children. A beagle puppy for sale is usually fairly easy to train and they still don’t mind lazing around and being cuddled for long amounts of time.

    4. German Shepherd

    German Shepherd puppies for sale can make excellent dogs for children as they form a very close bond and become protective of all the family. It is probably not a good idea to buy German Shepherd puppies for sale if you have very young children as these dogs for sale can get quite big. With proper training and socialisation, German Shepherds can make excellent dogs for children.

    3. Staffordshire Bull Terrier

    The Staffordshire Bull Terrier often gets mislabelled as aggressive, usually because of the ‘bull terrier’ part of their name but in fact, nothing could be further from the truth, especially where children are concerned. These are excellent dogs for children and although they form close bonds with all members of the family, Staffordshire Bull Terriers have a real affinity with children. These dogs for sale can be boisterous are not very good with other pets but a Staffordshire Bull Terrier puppy for sale will make an excellent family pet.

    2. Labrador Retriever

    These dogs for sale are the most popular dogs in the world and are excellent dogs for children. Labradors are very friendly and it is very rare for a Labrador puppy for sale to ever become aggressive. Labrador puppies for sale are very common for precisely this reason. These dogs for sale are hugely active and require plenty of exercise which makes these perfect dogs for children.

    1. Golden Retriever

    The golden retriever is one of the best dogs for children (alongside the closely related Labrador retriever). A Golden Retriever puppy for sale will grow to be larger than a Labrador but these puppies for sale are just as friendly and fun loving. Golden Retriever puppies for sale have huge amounts of energy and are very patient and loving dogs for children, most golden retriever dogs also get on well with other dogs and animals.

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