Kid-friendly dogs who make good watchdogs

Noone wants their watchdog to greet a burglar with kisses and a wagging tail! A good watchdog has a strong bark and looks intimidating. Raising an effective watchdog who is also kid-friendly as well as family-friendly takes lots of handling and training as a puppy.

Appenzeller Sennenhunde

Airedale Terrier

Berger Picard

Entlebucher Mountain Dog

Greater Swiss Mountain Dog

Icelandic Sheepdog

Pyrenean Shepherd



Sussex Spaniel