Some people love to live with a motto “Bigger is better”. This article is exactly for those people. Even sometimes this motto also applies to the pets. There are many large breed of dogs and they are very popular as pets around the world. Here we will be mentioning some of these large breeds of dogs with pictures so that it helps you to choose one from the list. If you are one of those people who love something bigger, then of course you should go ahead. Here you can get the pictures 15 types of large dog breeds around the world and their brief description.
Types of Large Dog Breeds with Pictures:
1. Scottish deerhound: As the name tells that they have originated from Scotland and were mainly bred to bring down stags from the Scottish highlands. They are very large in size and became royal breeds over time. Maximum Height of this breed is 75-80cm.
2. Kuvasz: It is one of the dog breeds that are compared to the large dog breeds around the world. It‘s origin
is from the Hungary and can be really good if trained well. Kuvasz is regarded as one of the smallest big dogs.Height of this breed is 70-76cm.
3. Great Pyrenees: This dog breed was mainly bred to protect the sheep in Europe. Later it became one of the popular domestic dog breed. The most important thing about them is they are very loyal and trustworthy is nature. Great Pyrenees height is upto 70-82cm.
4. Anatolian Shepherd Dog: Antolian Shepherds were mainly used as a defense against predators. They have fierce full protective nature and are quite lovable. They are also very suitable for harsh climates.
Height: Female: 71–79 cm, Male: 74–81 cm
5. Newfoundland: Normally, Newfoundland is not the world’s largest dog breed but actually some exceptions make them get included in the list. Some of the dogs of this breed can cross even 200 pounds. They are great water rescue dogs and normally named as ‘Gentle Giants’.Height of Newfoundland dog Male is 69–74 cm and Female is 63–69 cm.
6. Leonberger: When Leonberger was bred for the first time, three of the world’s largest dog was involved in it. They are used today as Life guard dogs with a great appearance.A mature Leonberger heights range is 70-80cm.