His appearance may be imposing and scary, but his heart is not.
He is often seeking his owner’s affection and attention and he is great with children.
It was called a After that, this dog breed was bred in the courts of German nobility and they were used for hunting bears, boars and deer.
Their task was to hunt the animal down and hold it until the huntsmen come to kill it. Since the Germans were responsible for refining and breeding the Great Dane, they decided to give him the new name, however, other names such as The Great Dane is one of the tallest dog breeds in the world and the record was set by a Great Dane named Zeus who was 44 inches (112 cm) tall.
Generally, a male should be about 32-34” in height and weights from 120 and up to 200 pounds.
When it comes to females, they are smaller, 28-32 “ tall and they weigh around 120 pounds.
The nickname Gentle Giant was not given for no apparent reason, because they really like to be spoiled by their owners and most of them like sitting on their owners’ laps, even when they are mature.When it comes to the general appearance, the eyes are of medium size, deep set and dark.The eyelids are almond-shaped and tight, with well developed brows while the ears are high set, of medium size and moderate thickness.They are also great with children and smaller animals.They are friendly with other dog breeds, especially if socialized on time.The most famous Great Danes are probably Scooby-Doo, and Einstein the main character in a Disney’s film Oliver & Company.