Great Dane Breed Information

Great Dane
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
32 784 1,040 8.0 10 19

Schedule of Points

Sex 1 2 3 4 5
Dogs 2 3 4 5 8
Bitches 2 3 4 5 11

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Gallaxy send a message to Gallaxysend message 7 hours ago
2 Skylos Elysium send a message to Skylos Elysiumsend message 1 hour ago
3 Kick Start send a message to Kick Startsend message 10 hours ago
4 Super Uber Kennels send a message to Super Uber Kennelssend message 3 hours ago
5 hnc2010 send a message to hnc2010send message 19 hours ago
6 Basset Hill send a message to Basset Hillsend message 21 hours ago
7 Kizora send a message to Kizorasend message 12 days ago
8 wet noses send a message to wet nosessend message 11 days ago
9 Lokei send a message to Lokeisend message 13 days ago
10 Thasia send a message to Thasiasend message 16 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 brindle harlequin mantle 1%
Blue brindle harlequin 0.00
Blue 0.00
Blue harlequin mantle 0.00
Blue brindle mantle 0.00
Blue fawn merle 0.00
Blue mantle 0.00
Blue fawn 0.00
Blue brindle 0.00
Blue fawn harlequin mantle 0.00
Blue fawn mantle 0.00
Blue harlequin 0.00
Blue brindle merle mantle 0.00
Blue fawn merle mantle 0.00
Blue fawn harlequin 0.00
Blue brindle merle 0.00
Blue (dilute) merle mantle 0.00
Blue (dilute) merle 0.00
Double merle 15%
Brindle merle mantle 0.00
Brindle merle 0.00
Brindle 0.00
Brindle harlequin mantle 0.00
Brindle harlequin 0.00
Brindle mantle 0.00
Fawn merle mantle 25%
Fawn mantle 0.00
Fawn merle 0.00
Fawn harlequin mantle 0.00
Fawn harlequin 0.00
Fawn 0.00
Harlequin 25%
Lethal White Harlequin 0.00
Harlequin Mantle 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?
Judges are generally certified to judge one or several breeds, usually in the same group, but a few "all-breed" judges have the training and experience to judge large numbers of breeds.