Best Guard Dogs That Are Gentle With Kids

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Want to know what some of Best Guards are? Need one that’s gentle, devoted but loves kids? Then take a look at these choices.

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Fila brasilero

Known for their tracking ability,this descendent of the English mastiff is known for its agression and holding its prey at bay. Due to its massive size and these qualities, it is known for being a great guard dog.
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St.Bernard

One of the largest breeds around, the St. Bernard is known for being an excellent rescue dog. They are friendly, smart and need plenty of exercise!
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German Shepherd

German Shepherd’s are known for their intelligence, and active temperament. In fact, these traits make it one of the best guard dogs to own. They make great search and rescue dogs and narcotic sniffing dogs.
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Doberman Pincsher

Loyal, Energetic, Fearless and fun are the traits that make owning a Doberman a great choice. Their loyalty and intelligence and willing to adapt quickly make them one of the best guard dogs to own.
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Great Dane

One of the largest breeds, Great Danes aka the German Mastiff are known for their hunting skills. They come in several colors and are quite friendly.
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Boxer

Playful, Devoted, intelligent and calm, the Boxer is a great breed for children and their muzzle is noted for holding large prey. It’s fierce loyalty makes it great guard dog.
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Bull Mastiff

Despite their size, the Bull Mastiff barely barks. Strong and powerful. They love to track and cart. When training, they also need a special approach as they don’t like to repeat things over and over.
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Rottweiler

Despite their controversial reputation, most Rottweilers are obedient, devoted and placid. According to the AKC,a Rottweiler is self-confident and responds quietly and with a wait-and-see attitude to influences in its environment.
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Bernese Mountain Dog

Faithful, Intelligent and Affectionate, the Bernese Mountain Dog, are working dogs noted for herding and guarding. They are outside dogs that need plenty of exercise.
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Great Pyrneese

An excellent livestock dog, the Great Pryneese is great with children and quite affectionate. Its independence and devotion make it an excellent guard dog.
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