Great Dane Breed Information

Great Dane
Showdog.com Breed Since Sunday, June 01, 2003
Breeders Dogs Entries Litter Size Lifespan* National
37 751 1,165 8.0 10 19

Schedule of Points

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

Top Kennels in Breed

Rank Username Contact Last Visit
1 Skylos Elysium send a message to Skylos Elysiumsend message 7 hours ago
2 Gallaxy send a message to Gallaxysend message 1 hour ago
3 Basset Hill send a message to Basset Hillsend message 3 hours ago
4 Kick Start send a message to Kick Startsend message 16 hours ago
5 hnc2010 send a message to hnc2010send message 5 minutes ago
6 Rionach send a message to Rionachsend message 44 minutes ago
7 Kool Breeze Kennels send a message to Kool Breeze Kennelssend message 46 minutes ago
8 Super Uber Kennels send a message to Super Uber Kennelssend message 7 hours ago
9 country meadow send a message to country meadowsend message 2 hours ago
10 SKL Whippets send a message to SKL Whippetssend message 12 days 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?
Additional points may be awarded to the Best of Winners, or a class dog that goes Best of Breed or Best of Opposite Sex, again depending on the number of dogs competing