October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Nearly half of all domestic abuse victims delay leaving because they don’t want
to leave their pet behind, yet as few as 10% of domestic violence shelters accept pets.
The Purple Leash Project is working to change that.

Best Dog Breeds for Families

Whether you have one child or three, toddlers or teens, find the best dog breed for you and your family. Our list of popular family dog breeds will help you find dogs who get along great with kids. If your family includes another dog, cat or other pet, you'll also find dogs who get along well with other animals, too. Explore our list below to find a good family dog.

Not sure which dog breed is right for you?
Smooth
Dachshund
French Bulldog
French Bulldog
Golden Retriever
Golden Retriever
Irish Setter
Irish Setter
Labrador Retriever
Labrador Retriever
Newfoundland
Newfoundland
Papillon
Papillon

Find a Family Dog in Your Area