Dog breeds vary as to their characteristics. Some dogs are really sweet around everyone including kids but some are not so safe to be around children.
– Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said that 4.7 million people in the U.S. are bitten by dogs annually.
– More than 50 percent of the victims are children.
– The dog breeds to avoid if you have kids are pit bulls, mixed breeds…
Per the data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4.7 million people in the United States are bitten by dogs in a year. Fifty-nine percent of the victims are children aged five to nine years old. The top dog breeds to steer clear from if you have children at home are pit bulls and mixed breed dogs. This is because they have the highest average tissue damage per bite and highest relative risk of biting.
The other doggos on the list are German Shepherd, Jack Russell Terrier, and Rottweiler. The safer dog breeds to choose and are great around kids are Golden Retriever, Labrador Retriever, and Siberian Husky.
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