9 LARGE DOG BREEDS THAT MAKE GREAT PETS

Great Dane

This statuesque pup is the biggest dog breed of the bunch. And by biggest, we mean the tallest.

Mastiff

Pound per pound, the mastiff is one of the biggest dog breeds you'll ever encounter.

Saint Bernard

Almost everyone can identify the Saint Bernard, one of the most loyal and loving large dog breeds.

Boerboel

Known as the "farmer's dog," this broad and blocky breed has roots stretching back to the 1600s.

Newfoundland

You can't talk about giant dog breeds without mentioning this gentle beast.

Leonberger

Massive and majestic, the Leonberger was bred as a companion for European royalty.

Anatolian shepherd

If the Anatolian shepherd had a LinkedIn profile, the skills would state "highly observant livestock defender.

Irish wolfhound

If giant dog breeds had an award for the fastest-growing puppy, the wire-haired Irish wolfhound would be a strong contender.

Akita

If you're looking for large dog breeds that carry a greater meaning, the Akita may be for you.

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