How to Care for Great Danes?

Answer Lots of prospective dog owners might think canines only need food, water and some daily attention. Great Dane owners, however, find that providing for these large dogs can be more challenging than ... Read More »

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About Ear-Cropping Great Danes?

Cropped ears are not natural in Great Danes. The practice of cropping the ears of Great Danes began to prevent them from being damaged by wild boars during a hunt. Eventually, cropped ears became c... Read More »

What Are Great Danes Supposed to Eat?

Originally bred to hunt boar, Great Danes have long legs, square heads and coat patterns of brindle, fawn, harlequin, gray or black. Great Danes average 30 inches at the shoulder and reach heights ... Read More »

Feeding Amounts for Great Danes?

A Great Dane is a big dog that measures about 43 inches from paw to shoulder and weighs 99 lbs to 118 lbs as an adult. A dog of this size needs a lot of food to sustain its energy levels and health... Read More »

How to Trim Nails on Great Danes?

Although nail care is important for all dog breeds, Great Danes especially require regular nail trimming due to the breed's size. If nail care is neglected for a Great Dane, it impedes the dog's ab... Read More »