Great Dane Breed Information

Great Dane
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
36 517 1,174 8.0 10 19

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 3 4 5 6
Bitches 2 3 5 7 9

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Gallaxy send a message to Gallaxysend message 11 hours ago
2 hnc2010 send a message to hnc2010send message 4 hours ago
3 Lórien send a message to Lóriensend message 14 hours ago
4 Kick Start send a message to Kick Startsend message 6 hours ago
5 Super Uber Kennels send a message to Super Uber Kennelssend message 11 hours ago
6 Kizora send a message to Kizorasend message 22 hours ago
7 Rionach send a message to Rionachsend message 2 hours ago
8 RPK KENNELS send a message to RPK KENNELSsend message Not Listed
9 Grazioso Kennel send a message to Grazioso Kennelsend message 3 hours ago
10 Grand Strand Kennels send a message to Grand Strand Kennelssend message 4 hours ago

Breed Scale of Points

Trait Importance
Head 15
Forequarter 10
Hindquarter 10
Gait 10
Top Neck and Back 20
Coat 5
Size 5
Feet 5
General 20
Breed Colors
Black 15%
Blue 1%
Blue (dilute) merle 0.00
Blue (dilute) merle mantle 0.00
Blue brindle 0.00
Blue brindle harlequin 0.00
Blue brindle harlequin mantle 0.00
Blue brindle mantle 0.00
Blue brindle merle 0.00
Blue brindle merle mantle 0.00
Blue fawn 0.00
Blue fawn harlequin 0.00
Blue fawn harlequin mantle 0.00
Blue fawn mantle 0.00
Blue fawn merle 0.00
Blue fawn merle mantle 0.00
Blue harlequin 0.00
Blue harlequin mantle 0.00
Blue mantle 0.00
Brindle 15%
Brindle harlequin 0.00
Brindle harlequin mantle 0.00
Brindle mantle 0.00
Brindle merle 0.00
Brindle merle mantle 0.00
Double merle 0.00
Fawn 25%
Fawn harlequin 0.00
Fawn harlequin mantle 0.00
Fawn mantle 0.00
Fawn merle 0.00
Fawn merle mantle 0.00
Harlequin 25%
Harlequin Mantle 0.00
Lethal White Harlequin 0.00
Mantle 15%
Merle 3%
Merle mantle 0.00
White 1%
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Lifespan
Lifespan refers to the earliest age (in months) that Great Dane dogs can die on Showdog.com
"General" Factor
The "General" factor takes into account such things as show shine and temperament in addition to the other genetic traits.
Did you know?
In the American Kennel Club, a dog needs 15 points to become a Champion, with each win gaining anywhere from zero to five points depending on the number of dogs competing and the area where the show is held.