PETITION LINK: SIGN & SHARE ! Dear FCI, Dear VDH, Dear DDC: The original Great Dane breed standard contained a …
Please sign & share the petition to Restore the Great Dane here! How on fiddlesticks, did a breed ultimately defined …
… I have a few questions for you. For your Board of Directors and your members and your lawyers …
“And to thee Artemis the Bearded God gave two dogs black-and-white, three reddish, and one spotted, which pulled down very lions when they clutched their throats and haled them still living to the fold. And he gave thee seven Kynosourian [Arkadian breed] bitches swifter than the winds – that breed which is swiftest to pursue fawns and the hare which closes not his eyes; swiftest too to mark the lair of the stag and where the porcupine hath his burrow, and to lead upon the track of the gazelle.”
I would support a unified, universal, simplified and sensible, Great Dane standard.
One breed, one standard.
And here’s what I’s consider “sensible” (read on)
Guess the breed…
Great Dane Art, Craft & Education
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The New Megatherium Breed Standard
is your dog running downhill even on level ground ? Here’s why…
the 52nd National Specialty of the Great Dane Club of Canada, September 10, 2016
127 years separate these two pictures.
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The present, and any future the Great Dane may have, is in your hands.
Is it going to be a future worthy of its past, or a future filled with pain and suffering?
It’s your decision.
Thank you for your attention.
“Why??? Why are you breeding pet quality Danes?? The only point in breeding pet quality Danes is to make money. …
source BRIEF HISTORICAL SUMMARY Dogs of this generic mastiffoid hyper-type became popular at the latter half of the 20th century. …
dog show standards, breed standards
why don’t you try them on and “see”?
Origin and History of the Great Danish dog.
Norwegian Great Dane Club Specialty – Pinsetreffet 2016
The Duchess and the Poet, the Dane and the Greek, history, preservation breeding and, perhaps, some hope for aboriginal landraces…
Dogue ‘Allemand’ peut-être, mais pas plus Grand Danois.
Why some dogs look a picture stacked but fall apart when they move?
Great Danes & Llandoddies in Cymru
…a singularly non-informative expression and thoughts borne by it.
Great Dane skeleton drawing. Free to download.
early Doggen in art, boarhunting and musings of a Great Dane nature
a note of the first American Great Dane standard and its reference to the Bull Terrier
the Great Dane & the Molosser malarkey
Heiko & the pseudo- Dane. A brilliant cartoon by R. Stolzewski.
The importance and function of the dog’s loin
a Persian tail…
Irrefutable scientific proof that the Great Dane is NOT a mastiff-type breed. Visit the post for more…
The reasons for the Type Deviation in the Great Dane breed.
The Great Dane in Europe is at breaking point. Visit the post for more…
The real history behind the Great Dane Color Code.
Typical Movement of the Great Dane – part I
the current versions of the American, British, Canadian and German Breed Standards for the Great Dane
frontispiece celebrating the Dansk Kennel Klub’s 100th Anniversary (founded 1897) Standard of the Danish Dog (Grand Danois, Great Dane) Country of …
Breed Standard of the Great Dane Published in 1892 in “Bench Show and Field Trials Records and Standards of …
In the May-June 1985 issue of the Great Dane Reporter the following English translation of the first German Great Dane (Deutsche Dogge) Breed Standard appeared. Part 1.
What does a Boar Hound look like ?
A challenge for Hyper-Typer dogs fans
The term “hyper-type” is currently used to describe animals that exaggerate the expression of their breed’s morphological type overall, …
That’s how the system works, folks. Had Britain joined the FCI when it was formed in 1911, it would have …