Great Dane Breed Information

Great Dane
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
39 550 879 8.0 10 19

Schedule of Points

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

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Morpurgo send a message to Morpurgosend message 2 days ago
2 Super Uber Kennels send a message to Super Uber Kennelssend message 7 minutes ago
3 Gallaxy send a message to Gallaxysend message 5 hours ago
4 hnc2010 send a message to hnc2010send message 4 hours ago
5 redneckat send a message to redneckatsend message 1 day ago
6 Lórien send a message to Lóriensend message 1 day ago
7 Lokei send a message to Lokeisend message 1 day ago
8 Kizora send a message to Kizorasend message 7 hours ago
9 Grand Strand Kennels send a message to Grand Strand Kennelssend message 4 hours ago
10 Gambit Great Danes send a message to Gambit Great Danessend message 1 hour 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?
A specialty show may be regional or national. A "Best in Show" win at a national specialty show is tremendously prestigious, indicating that the winning dog or bitch triumphed at a contest which attracted entries from the most serious fanciers of that breed in the country or continent. Some specialty shows attract international entries.