Certain things come to mind when you think of giant dog breeds: strong protectors, gentle giants — or perhaps drooling experts. But how much do you really know about the massive members of this canine class?
For example, could you tell different types of Mastiff apart, or identify where your favorite giant breed comes from? Test your knowledge with our quiz below.
Question: Which of these
dogs is a Neapolitan Mastiff? Left Center Right
Question: True or false: The Great Dane is not suitable for apartment living.
Answer: False. The
Great Dane is of formidable size, but his (usually) calm nature can make him a good candidate
for apartment living. (Just keep in mind, if you have to climb a few flights of stairs to reach your apartment, that can become problematic if your dog faces any injuries or mobility issues.)
Question: Which of
these large breeds tends to be tallest at the shoulder, according to breed