Top 5 World’s Largest Dog Breeds The Great Dane is one of the world's tallest dog breeds. The world record holder for tallest dog was a Great Dane called Zeus who measured 112 cm (44 in) from paw to shoulder.Their large size belies their friendly nature,
⏪ Bernese Mountain Dog (Berner Sennenhund) ⏩ large breed of dog from the Swiss Alps. This mountain dog was originally kept as a general farm dog for guarding property and to drive dairy cattle long distances from the farm to the alpine pastures. In the past they were also used as draft animals, pulling carts.
The Leonberger dog looks like a lion. Coming from Leonberg, Germany, this large breed may look bigger than he really is. Although this breed has a very thick coat, he still tops the charts at 115-170lbs.
This is the Dream Dog. The breed is called a Caucasian Mountain Dog, and this is one of the sires from Esquire Caucasians at (get this) NINE MONTHS OLD. He hasn't hit his full growth yet. Holy crap batman.
Cane Corso, a muscular and large-boned breed. One of two native Italian "mastiff type" dogs that descended from the Roman canis Pugnaces, the breed's name derives from the Latin "Cohors" which means "Guardian" and "Protector."