A merle Great Dane is a dog of the Great Dane breed that has a mottled coat consisting of a gray or light-cream background and small black spots. Merle Great Danes are often produced when breeding for harlequin-coat Grea... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

An albino Great Dane is a dog that is unable to produce the pigment melanin. Melanin is a pigment present throughout the dog's body, not just in the coat or skin, and lack of this pigment has important consequences for h... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

Great Danes have gentle personalities. They are intelligent animals that possess bravery and tenacity. Great Danes are affectionate animals that display loyalty to owners and family members, and they have a protective na... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs
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The Great Dane was bred by German hunters to primarily hunt wild boar. Eventually, the breed was also used to hunt bear and deer. The Great Dane was originally a cross between an Irish Wolfhound and an Old English Mastif... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs