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Great Dane

a very large (28-32 inches tall) dog with broad head, small ears carried erect but folded over, a long neck and long tail. Called also German mastiff. The breed is predisposed to cystinuria, spondylolisthesis, osteochondrosis, hypertrophic osteodystrophy and gastric dilatation.
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The dogs really enjoy it - it is great for them to meet other Great Danes.
Great Danes come in a variety of colors, have gentle dispositions, and they sleep a lot.
Breeders now fear people will copy the couple and buy a Great Dane without the know-how or room to raise the dogs which can grow to 3ft tall and weigh 10 stone.
A COURIER who had his nose ripped off by a great Dane hit out at the owners yesterday for refusing to have the dog destroyed.
PARCEL courier Stephen McQuiggin has had to have his nose rebuilt in a series of operations after it was ripped off by a Great Dane.
Pampered Great Dane Humphrey is possibly one of the most spoiled pets in Wales.
Two great danes came and visited us, with the vets they were huge
Great Danes are lovely dogs, really docile and soft.
The CDC considers pit bulls, rottweilers, German shepherds, huskies, Alaskan malamutes, Doberman pinschers, chow chows, Great Danes, St.
GENEROUS Sunday People readers have given over pounds 1,000 to save 18 Great Danes from death after we revealed their sanctuary was closing.
THE RSPCA is desperate to rehouse a family of Great Danes after 12 of the animals were rescued from a cramped house.