These are definitely not Danish - but German! Originally bred to guard country estates and hunt wild boar, these dogs still enjoy patrolling their gardens but it is on the sofa that they now do their most important work!
Those who don't like to draw attention to themselves. These dogs turn heads wherever they go!
The weak. They might be gentle giants but they are big and strong. If a Dane decides to chase a squirrel or quarrel with a dog it doesn't like the look of, you have to be strong enough to keep control.
German Mastiff, Dane
Biggest dogs you've ever seen
High (Two hours or more)
Without sufficient mental and physical exercise will probably do the wall of death around the living room!
Dogs that you mainly just need to polish! But be warned - short haired dogs moult all the time!
All canines drop some hair, think of it as dog glitter!
HOW IT WORKS
The first step in responsible dog ownership
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Match with a breeder
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