Great Dane Breed Overview
The Great Dane is considered as one of the largest breeds available that are classified as a giant. They are now only recognized because of huge size, but due to their friendly and gentle nature. They have a nickname “gentle giants”.
They have square shaped body and floppy ears. In the same time, they can have various colours such as:
They don’t require too much grooming because they don’t shed that much. You should do it when it is necessary in order to keep them healthy and beautiful. Bathing, on the other hand, can be challenging.
Great Danes can reach up to 86 cm in height and 91 kg of weight.
Their lifespan is approximately 10 years.
Suitability for Children – High
Tendency to Bark – Low
Energy – Medium
Suitability as a Guard Dog – High
Grooming Requirements – Once a Week
Trimming Required – None
Amount of hair shed – Little
Food Cost – More than $20
Average Monthly Pet insurance Premium – $97