To call a 175-pound dog a ‘lapdog’ may seem counterintuitive, that is until you meet a Great Dane. Standing at least 30 inches from paw to shoulder, these cuddly canines are often referred to as “the world’s largest lapdogs,” as they often don’t realize their own enormity. Yes, this breed is so large a since-deceased Great Dane by the name of Zeus holds the world record for the tallest dog, standing at 44 inches from paw to shoulder.
According to the American Kennel Club, Great Danes currently rank as the 24th most popular dog breed and once you see one it’s easy to see why people love them.
#1 Louis Made A New Friend
#2 Blind Great Dane Lily Has Her Own Seeing-Eye Dog Maddison Who Takes Her For Walks
#3 Lunging With The Great Dane. Is It Exercise Or Playtime?
#4 Settling In For Nap Time
#5 I Have The Real Scooby Doo
#6 Just Having A Small Talk About This And That
#7 I Trained My Great Dane To Take Selfies With Me – If I’m Sitting And Extend My Arm With My Phone In Hand, She Plops Up Next To Me, Leans, And Gives The Camera This Look
#8 My Graceful Great Dane Hendrix
#9 Have You Seen My Ball?
#10 This Is Why I Love Great Danes
#11 Pippin, A Helpless Baby Fawn Was Abandoned By Her Mother. Great Dane Kate Adopted Pippin Immediately And They Have Been Best Friends Ever Since
#12 14-Week-Old Great Dane Pup
#13 This Dog Is Turning Into A Pancake
#14 My Great Dane Puppy Makes This Face Every Time I Take Carrots Out Of The Fridge
#15 The Noble Great Dane
#16 She Firmly Believes She’s A Lap Dog
#17 Cutest Great Dane Mom And Puppy Picture Ever
#18 Son Talked Us Into Going To The Animal Shelter Saying He Wanted A Small Dog. Worth It For That Smile
#19 My Dane Loves Listening To My Nan’s Stories
#20 Great Dane Jumping On The Trampoline
#21 The Paw Of My 4-Month-Old Great Dane
#22 My Sister Caught Her New Great Dane Puppy Sleeping Like This
#23 Bigboye Decided This Couch Belongs To Him
#24 My 6-Months-Old Great Dane (Now 90 Lbs) Is Still BFFs With My Cat
#25 My Great Dane And His Favorite Watering Hole. I Have To Lock Him Out Of The Bathroom Whenever I Plan On Using The Sink, Or He Will Push Me Out Of The Way
#26 My Friend’s Great Dane Thinks She Is A Human
#27 The Reaction I Get When I Tell Him To Get Off The Chair
#28 Comfortable Seat
#29 She Thinks She’s A Human
#30 My Friend Has A Massive Great Dane And An 8-Year-Old Daughter
Source: bored panda