Some giant dogs have a bad reputation, but as you can see from the list of giant dog breeds, this is mostly to do with their care. Most dogs in this category are gentle giants. Their large size doesn't stop them from being very loving and affectionate companion animals to a wide range of families. Giant dog breeds have specific care needs due to their large size. However, if you have the space, they can be just as easy to care for and love as smaller sized dog breeds. Some have are fluffy like the St Bernard. others such as the Great Dane have smooth coats. Adopting a giant dog does have some specific care requirements, which you can learn about here.

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