Giant Dog Breeds That Make Great Pets

Despite their towering size, Great Danes are calm, gentle, and loving with their families.

Great Danes

Massive but mild-mannered, Newfies love children and make protective watchdogs.


Friendly and patient, Saint Bernards are beloved for their charming, happy nature and love of people.

Saint Bernards

Bred as companion dogs, Leonbergers are obedient, smart, and devoted to their families.


Though imposing in stature, Irish Wolfhounds are serene, loyal, and gentle with loved ones.

Irish Wolfhounds

Docile and polite in the home, Deerhounds are sprinters with laidback dispositions.

Scottish Deerhounds

Despite their guarding heritage, Mastiffs are good-natured and surprisingly low energy at home.


Friendliest Dog Breeds That Love People