Good family dog breeds include beagles, poodles, golden labs, bull terriers, bulldogs, collies and golden retrievers. These are calm and friendly dogs that are easy to train and get along with children.
Beagles are very friendly dogs that are great with families that have children of all ages. They are energetic and enjoy playing. While they are typically high maintenance, they are good dogs when properly trained.
Collies are subservient dogs that only want to make their owners happy. Their fur requires regular grooming, but aside from that, they are a low maintenance dog.
Golden retrievers and golden labs are excellent dogs for families who want a dog that is well-behaved and easy to train.