Top 5 Most Loyal And Protective Guard Dog Breeds Every Family Needs


If you feel like it is about that time that you also get a dog; a friend and a companion, for yourself, you really are not wrong, it really is high time. The idea sounds great. NO! It is great. But the process of finding the right dog for you could be daunting and overwhelming.

There are many questions that are probably running through your mind, especially if it is your first time getting one. What type of dog is the most suitable for you? What are the things you should consider before getting one? Where in the hell could you even find one? So you want protection dogs? What is the best breed?

It is normal to ask all these questions. And once you get all the answers then everything else is smooth. But before getting into the nitty-gritty of the types and breeds of dogs, here is why so many homes own a dog.

Benefits Of Having A Guard Dog

The advantages are endless. Dogs are more or less like humans, in terms of behavior. You just need to train them. And having a guard dog, or your dog trained adds to the already existing advantage. Check them out below; 

  • Safety and Protection

This is obviously the first reason you want to get a guard dog for your home. it is the biggest advantage of having one. Compared to security cameras, a human guard at your gate and other possible safety measures, a guard dog beats most of them by far.

You can rest easy during your ventures outside your home knowing that your property is safe. Also, by sticking by your side, a trained dog can protect you by identifying and detecting any threats and dangers to you and your family. They can also protect themselves better than untrained dogs.

  • You get a Loyal Friend and Companion

It is not in vain that most people prefer to live with a dog than family and friends. The kind of loyalty dogs give can’t be matched. And it is even stronger with guard dogs because they are trained to only be loyal to their owners.  Of course, a guard dog is not only to protect you but also acts as your friend and keeps you company. You can go out together, for a walk in the park or hiking, or, chill in the house and relax. 

5 Best Guard Dog Breeds

There are many different breeds of protection dogs you can get. It all depends on what you like and what your preferences are. And if you are stuck on which one to choose; check some of them out below;

  • The German Shepherd

This is one of the best guard dog breeds you can get. It is also one of the most popular dogs you will find in most homes. They are loyal and smart and are easy to train. They also have a solid and strong sense of their territory.

  • Doberman Pinscher

One of the unique things about these dogs that make them one of the best guard dogs is their speed. They are best for home territories and large lands such as farms and or cottages with lots of spaces.

  • Bullmastiff

These are well known for their great strength, boldness and courage, protection instinct, and great family loyalty. All these qualities and more make Bullmastiff dogs one of the best guard dogs you can get. It also makes a great home pet.

  • Rottweiler

These were originally kept to protect cattle. They are intelligent and extremely loyal. They are also quick learners making it easy to be trained. 

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LaDonna Dennis

LaDonna Dennis is the founder and creator of Mom Blog Society. She wears many hats. She is a Homemaker*Blogger*Crafter*Reader*Pinner*Friend*Animal Lover* Former writer of Frost Illustrated and, Cancer...SURVIVOR! LaDonna is happily married to the love of her life, the mother of 3 grown children and "Grams" to 3 grandchildren. She adores animals and has four furbabies: Makia ( a German Shepherd, whose mission in life is to be her attached to her hip) and Hachie, (an OCD Alaskan Malamute, and Akia (An Alaskan Malamute) who is just sweet as can be. And Sassy, a four-month-old German Shepherd who has quickly stolen her heart and become the most precious fur baby of all times. Aside from the humans in her life, LaDonna's fur babies are her world.

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3 years ago

Having someone who can protect you is a cool idea, but I think that it’s also necessary to have some extra equipment. Therefore, I really need to have some protecting courses for guard, so if someone knows it, share with me 

3 years ago

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