dog breeding practiced under the auspices of the FCI or any other registering body, does not guarantee quality, or ethical management, of dogs.
… I have a few questions for you. For your Board of Directors and your members and your lawyers …
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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a short video
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
Athleticism, Trainability, Versatility are essential Great Dane traits and elements of Breed Type.
Animal abuse, vulgarity and poor education seem to go hand in hand
why don’t you try them on and “see”?
Origin and History of the Great Danish dog.
Norwegian Great Dane Club Specialty – Pinsetreffet 2016
Great Danes behind the Iron Curtain
are we doing our best?
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
Great Dane skeleton drawing. Free to download.
this German painting speaks Italian
an old postcard
early Doggen in art, boarhunting and musings of a Great Dane nature
of the Englische Docke, the Deutsche Dogge and the boarhunters in 18th century Germany
A new insight into the heterozygosity of pedigree breeds. The Great Dane’s position in the heterogygosity vs inbreeding chart and information about other breeds from DNA data.
a note of the first American Great Dane standard and its reference to the Bull Terrier
the Great Danes of the Baskervilles
the Great Dane & the Molosser malarkey
Originally posted on a thoughtful eye:
Whether you love them for their grace and beauty or for their unwavering loyalty, dogs are…
For a puppy that left too soon
Heiko & the pseudo- Dane. A brilliant cartoon by R. Stolzewski.
The importance and function of the dog’s loin
a Persian tail…
a little bit of history, from 83 years ago.
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…
Why Breeding Dogs Better is better than Breeding Better Dogs
The real history behind the Great Dane Color Code.
This is a painting that fascinated me ever since I first laid eyes on its image (click to see it …