Giant Schnauzer

Giant Schnauzer

The Giant Schnauzer was created to be a working dog breed. They can be a loyal companion for a family who can provide them with the training, exercise, and attention they need. Today they are a great family dog who is very intelligent, and a very trainable pup. This is a big dog with a big personality! Still, in the right home they’re a loyal, happy and very busy breed with the need of attention and playtime. There is no limit to the capabilities of a well-trained Giant Schnauzer.

The Giant Schnauzer is the largest of the three Schnauzer breeds. They have a gentle and loving side, making them an admirable therapy dog as well. But the Giant Schnauzer’s favorite activity is being with the people they love.

Hypoallergenic Yes

Life expectancy 12 – 15 years

Weight 65–90 lbs with a height of 24–28 inches

Temperament Intelligent, Loyal, Strong Willed, Dominant, Powerful and protective and very playful. Very easy to train and please their family.

Colors and Coat Black, Salt & Pepper with a wiry outer coat and a soft undercoat.

Exercise Needs They require regular exercise and mental stimulation to thrive.

Grooming Moderate maintenance; regular brushing and Grooming.

Health Prone to certain genetic health issues like hip dysplasia and bloat. Regular veterinary care is important.

Each dog breed can be prone to develop certain diseases or conditions, be sure to research your specific breed before making a purchase to ensure you´re prepared for any challenges that may arise. This information is only a generalization and we make no guarantees on any breed related to personality, appearance, or typical health characteristics.