Great Dane is one of the giants and large dog breed in the entire world which is commonly referred as a gentle giant. Another name of Great Dane is German Mastiff. His great size, powerful strength and the muscular body appears to be a dangerous dog but in reality, he is a very friendly dog.
He is a gentle, sweet, affectionate pet who loves to play with your children and one more thing which you should like about him that he loves people a lot including strangers.
|Life Span||8 – 10 years|
|Color||Brindle, Fawn, Black, Harlequin, Blue, Mantle|
|Temperament||Devoted, Reserved, Gentle, Confident, Loving, Friendly|
|Height||Male: 76–86 cm Female: 71–81 cm|
|Weight||Male: 54–90 kg Female: 45–59 kg|
His pleasing personality and nature help him to welcome visitors happily.In reality, Great Dane was originally bred for hunting purpose but today he would not be a good fit for it.
Have a look at some cute cuddles below…
Great Dane is a sweet and fast learner and can be easily trained in-house which is a positive point for him but it requires a lot of space. Owing a big dog increases everything cost from a collar, dog food, and veterinary care .
Great Dane Breed Characteristics
|Adapts well to Apartment Living|
|Tolerates being Alone|
|Friendly toward Strangers|
|Easy to Train|
|Easy To Groom|
If you want to take him on a trip then your vehicle should be an SUV. Like many other giant dogs, he is a Short-lived dog which is a sad truth.