8 Reasons Why Great Danes Are Simply The Best Dogs You Can Find

6. Great Danes Can Keep Up With Anything

OK, maybe not anything. However, their massive strides and powerful builds let them sprint unbelievably fast. Great Danes were originally used for hunting boar and deer, and they were capable of running down their prey with ease. That physical strength and speed remains in the modern breed. If you’re looking for a running partner, a Great Dane will have no trouble keeping up.

5. They’re Smart and Trainable

Great Danes have a goofy personality and can sometimes do some silly things, but this breed is quite intelligent and sensitive. They bond closely with their families and are eager to please, so they’re also generally easy to train. However, they do have a stubborn streak that can surface from time to time.

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