Kid-friendly, apartment dogs

There are dogs who are said to be great with kids. And there are dogs who do just fine in an apartment or small home. There are even a few dogs who meet both criteria. So if you’ve got small kids in a tight space–and you want to get a dog–don’t despair. We’ve got a few suggestions. And if you’re looking for just one or the other, check out our list of kid-friendly dog breeds or our list of good apartment dogs.

Top 10 kid-friendly apartment dogs

Bichon Frise

Boston Terrier

Brussels Griffon


Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Coton du Tulear

French Bulldog