They are gentle giants, also known as the 'Apollo' of dogs.
Male: 54 - 90 kg
Female: 45 - 59 kg
Male: 76 - 86 cm
Female: 71 - 81 cm
8 - 10 years
They were originally bred to hunt wild boar.
Despite their size and appearance, they are friendly, sociable, mild-mannered and easy-going dogs.
Compatibility With Pets/Children:
They love to play and are good with children and other pets.
Bloat, hip dysplasia, cardiomyopathy, allergies, osteosarcoma
They require regular brushing.
They require 30-60 minutes of daily exercise, in the form of long walks or at a large yard to play in.
They require protein, carbohydrates and fat.