According to the Dog Breed Info Center, a Great Dane can grow to 30 inches or more in height, with males on average being larger than females. Adult males are usually between 30 and 34 inches at the shoulder, while females grow to between 28 and 32 inches.Know More
Dogs in this breed often achieve 30 inches in shoulder height before adulthood. Larger Great Danes are more highly prized by the breed standard, with no maximum height set. The World's Largest Great Dane as of 2012 is 44 inches tall at the shoulder and stands 88 inches tall when fully stretched out on its back legs. The previous record holder was 43 inches and three quarters at the shoulder.
Great Danes are one of the largest breeds of dog, standing at a minimum 30 inches at the shoulder for males and 28 inches for females. According to Dane Rescue, the average weight of this breed is 135 pounds, but it can be upwards of 150 pounds.Full Answer >
Labrador Retriever adults grow to around 65 to 80 pounds for males and 55 to 70 pounds for females. Black is one of the three breed standard colors, along with yellow and chocolate.Full Answer >
Chihuahuas can mate as soon as they are sexually active, but a responsible breeder will wait to start breeding his or her Chihuahuas until they have reached full sexual maturity at 12 to 15 months for males and 6 to 18 months for females, says the AKC. Some female dogs can take as long as two years to reach full sexual maturity; however, the AKC also cautions that females should never be bred during their first heat cycle.Full Answer >
Since adult Great Danes grow to measure a 28 to 30 inches at the shoulder, keep this size in mind when selecting a dog bed. Dog bed retailers offer extra-large beds, for large dog breeds, that measure approximately 50 to 55 inches long by 36 to 42 inches wide.Full Answer >