Great Dane

  • Size

    Giant
  • Height

    Males – at least 30 inches at the shoulder
    Females – at least 28 inches at the shoulder
  • Weight

    Males - 135 to 170 pounds
    Females - 100 to 145 pounds
  • Coat

    Short
  • Color

    Brindle, fawn, blue, black, harlequin, or mantle
  • Energy

    Medium
  • Activities

    Agility, Obedience, Rally Obedience
  • Indoor/Outdoor

    Both

A regal and majestic giant breed, the Great Dane was developed by the Germans to hunt boar. Spirited, courageous and dependable, the Great Dane is known for his elegant appearance and friendly, energetic personality. His gentle, loving disposition makes him an ideal family companion. Though their short coats require little attention, Great Danes need daily exercise.

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