Biggest Dog Breed in the World

You may have seen dogs that almost fit in your pockets, and you carry them around happily
(if you own one), but have you seen the biggest dog breed in the world? A dog that is even bigger than you, and instead of those fitting in your pockets, YOU can sit on them! Well, there are loads of such dogs that may cross your height, but what is the one that is the biggest of all?

A Neapolitan mastiff, an English mastiff, or a Great Dane? Let’s see who turns
out the biggest of all.

This article will be filled with fun and exciting information about the giant dogs; stay by!

The Biggest Dog in the World

When we talk about the biggest dogs in the world, we can’t suggest one right away because there are always two aspects to look at and consider which dog turns out the biggest.

The two aspects include the weight and the height of the dog. In terms of height, the Great Dane (also called German Mastiff) is the biggest dog.

When you stand by this dog, you will realize he is taller than you.  A Great Dane may stand at the height of 34 to 36 inches. People often just see the height and call it the giant of all.

However, by weight, the English mastiff dog breed is thought to be the heaviest dog breed as it weighs 160 to 220 (male) and 120 to 170 pounds (female).

Biggest Dog Breed

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English Mastiff’s biggest dog breed is a dog bigger in weight, and its height is not too short. However, great Dan is the dog bigger in size. Want to know more about them? Read on to

Worlds Biggest Dog

Great Dane (Freddy) is the biggest dog breed in the world 2019 and the biggest dog in
the world 2020, and it is thought that he will continue to be the biggest and the tallest in
coming years as well.

Tallest Dog in the World

As mentioned, Great Dane is the biggest dog breed in terms of height. So, the taller dog,
according to the book of Guinness World Records, is also a dog from the Great Dane breed.
Freddy, the Great Dane, was the taller dog ever recorded in the book of Guinness World
Records in 2016. He was standing 7 feet 5.5 inches tall on his hind legs; he seemed like an
extra-large dog breed!

Fattest Dog in the World

Having lesser exercise and more food to munch on can lead to a mass gain of weight in
humans and dogs. And this is not a good thing! However, some dogs are fatty naturally, and the fattest dog ever recorded is Zorba (an English Mastiff)

According to the earlier statement, English Mastiff is the fattest dog in the world.

There is a record of this dog in the book of Guinness World Records that says that this giant dog breed
mass was 343 pounds! The name of that English mastiff dog breed was Zorba. No other dog heavier than Zorba has
ever been recorded again in the book.

What is the Tallest and Biggest Dog?

If we talk about a dog that is the tallest and biggest dog, which will probably be Great Dane
(as already discussed) because Great Dane does have a height that is taller than most of the
biggest dog breeds.

Hence, we can conclude that the dog (Great Dane), who is taller, is also bigger in size.
Despite the fact that the Great Dane has a lesser weight than many other dogs.

Who is no 1 dog in the world?

The Labrador retriever is thought to be the number one dog in the world since 1991,
especially in America and the most western part.

People like Labrador Retrievers for many reasons. They are gentle, playful, easy to train, intelligent, and make great family pets.

Which dog can kill a lion?

Can dogs kill a lion? The answer to it is not confirmed. Some people say a few dogs have the
capability of killing a lion. And the dog that can kill a lion is a Rottweiler.

Rottweiler is a powerful dog and has a great biting force that can actually hurt the lion.

However, others say that dogs can’t kill a lion, especially when they attack the lion alone.

If the dogs attack in groups, it might help. Some dogs like Chihuahuas can’t kill lions, even
being in groups because they are the smallest dog in the world.

What is the Smartest Dog Breed?

When it comes to smartness, do you think dogs are also smart as much as other animals are?
Yes, of course, dogs are smart too; they are no less than other intelligent animals. It totally depends on you that how well you teach and train your dogs to polish and bring out their
already-existing skills.

Border collie is considered to be one of the smartest dogs. It is not just smart but also loving
and energetic. It is a working dog and excels in herding sheep. Other intelligent dogs include poodles, German shepherd, golden retriever, and many more.

What Dog has the Strongest Bite?


The dog that has the strongest bite of all is no other than a Kangal. This dog has a bite force
of 734 PSI. To further know about it, continue reading. You may find it in the fourth last

What Dog is Stronger than a Pitbull?

There surely are dogs that are stronger than a pit bull; did you know that? Well, if you didn’t,
here is something to tell. Yes, we will talk about a dog that is stronger than a pit bull.

Rottweiler is that dog! A Rottweiler is a strong and muscular dog you may see in the world
that is more in power than a pit bull; usually, in the power of his bite.

This dog, when closes its jaws, a pressure of 150 kilos per square centimeter is exerted.

What Dog has the Shortest Lifespan?

The dog that has the shortest lifespan is from the French Mastiff breed: Dogue de Bordeaux,
also known as French Mastiff. This dog has a very muscular body.

And a large size, but it survives the shortest of all the dog breeds on the earth.

While the average living period of dogs is 10 to 13 years, Drogue de Bordeaux lives for just 5
to 8 years which is a very short lifespan a dog can have.

These dogs are usually categorized in the working group; you will find them pulling carts, guarding flocks, and transporting heavy objects.

What dog has the strongest bite force PSI?


The bite force of dogs doesn’t go as high as other animals, but their bite power isn’t that low
One dog, which has undoubtedly the strongest jaw in the world, has a bite force of 734 PSI.

Any guesses? A Kangal! While other dogs like Bandog, English Mastiff, Wolf/Dog Hybrid,
and American Bulldogs have lesser bite force than Kangal.

These dogs have a bite force of 730 PSI, 556 PSI, 406 PSI, and 305 PSI, respectively. Beware
of these dogs!

Which dog has the weakest bite force?

Smaller dogs own smaller mouths. So, their bites can be the weakest, like chow chow which
has 220 PSI. However, dogs like Doberman, German shepherd, and Great Dane, which we
just discussed, are some of the biggest dog breeds in the world, have the weakest bite force.

Doberman has 248 PSI, German shepherd, and Great Dane have 238 PSI. American Pitbull has even lower than these dogs at 235 PSI.

What Animal Has Strongest Bite?

Earlier, we were discussing the biggest dog breed in the world. We will continue consulting
related to that throughout the article, but a very interesting question has popped up between

which needs to be addressed: what animal has the strongest bite?
This might not be related to dogs but do you who it is? The answer is a “Saltwater

This crocodile has the most powerful bites in the animal kingdom at 4000 PSI! It
is strong enough that it can snag an antelope or zebra.

Can a Labrador beat a Pitbull?

Well, this is a bit tricky question, and so not an appropriate answer is given on this. However, if we look at both the dogs individually, we will reach a conclusion then. A lab is not referred to as a fighting dog; police use them as scent dogs, not fighters.

In contrast, a Pitbull is strong and also a fighting dog. With this said, what do you think? Will a
Pitbull beat a lab or a lab beat a Pitbull? Answer in the comments!


Great Dane is the tallest dog globally, while English Mastiff being the fattest dog is both
considered the biggest dog breed in the world.

If you haven’t seen them, you can see the large dog breeds’ pictures and names on browsers; there are loads of them out there.

And then you will realize how big they are!

This article has given a great amount of knowledge (anything you want to know) about the
biggest dog breed in the world.

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