10 Mais altas raças de Cães do Mundo

10 tallest Dog Breeds in the World
10 races of the greatest dogs in the world
Dogs are pets of the most widely preserved throughout the world. I collected some data about tallest dog breeds in the world.

10. Kuvasz (65-76 cm)

The Kuvasz is an ancient breed of a livestock dog of Hungarian origin. Mention of the breed can be found in old Hungarian texts. It has historically been used to guard livestock, but has been increasingly found in homes as a pet over the last seventy years.
Kuvasz usually wears a white coat, odorless and bumpy texture. Men Kuvasz is usually greater at 70-76 cm compared with women Kuvasz, which is usually 65-70 cm or 26-28 inches.

9. Caucasian Mountain Dog or Caucasian Shepherd Dog (67-75 cm)

The Caucasian Shepherd Dog is a breed of dog that is popular in Georgia, Azerbaijan, Armenia and Northern Caucasus. It is extremely popular in Georgia, especially Georgian mountain dog.
Caucasian mountain dog is another typical dog where women are usually smaller than males. Caucasian mountain dog females grow a maximum of between 67-70cm and males grow 72-75 cm max. Male Caucasian smallest ever found is 68 cm or 27 inches

8. Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
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The Greater Swiss Mountain Dog is a dog breed which was developed in the Swiss Alps. The name Sennenhund refers to people called Senn or Senner, dairymen and herders in the Swiss Alps. Greater Swiss Mountain Dogs are almost certainly the result of indigenous dogs mating with large Mastiff types brought to Switzerland by foreign settlers. At one time, the breed was believed to have been among the most popular in Switzerland. It was assumed to have almost died out by the late 19th century, since its work was being done by other breeds or machines, but was rediscovered in the early 1900s.
The breed is large and heavy-boned with great physical strength, but is still agile enough to perform the all-purpose farm duties it was originally used for. Its breed standard calls for a black, white, and rust colored coat.
The Greater Swiss Mountain Dog is sociable, active, calm, and dignified, and loves being part of the family. It is relatively healthy for its size and tends to have far fewer problems than more popular breeds in its size range. Among the four Sennenhund, or Swiss mountain dogs, this breed is considered the oldest, and is also the largest.
Swiss mountain dogs are recognized for their long bodies that reach from 25.5 to 28.5 inches for male dogs after they mature. Females are shorter, up to their shoulders, the Swiss Mountain dog has a length of 23.5 to 27 inches.

7. Scottish Deerhound
The Scottish Deerhound, or simply the Deerhound, is a breed of hound (a sighthound), once bred to hunt the Red Deer by coursing.
Scottish deerhound the highest ranged from 28 to 32 inches and their weight ranging from 75 to 110 pounds.

6. Borzoi

The borzoi is a breed of domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris) also called the Russian wolfhound and descended from dogs brought to Russia from central Asian countries. It is similar in shape to a greyhound, and is also a member of the sighthound family.
Borzoi not only high but also stocky. Most have high Borzois 26-28 inches and they weigh almost 100 pounds.

5. Anatolian Sheppard or Turkish Shepherd

The Anatolian Shepherd dog (Anadolu Çoban Köpegi) is the Western breed name for the indigenous livestock guardian dogs from the historical region of Anatolia in modern Turkey.
Anatolian Sheppard has a height from 28 inches and the highest among them is 30 inches. Average weight of Anatolian Sheppard is about 100 to 150 pounds.

4. English Mastiff
Mastiff Puppies on Mastiffs Making A Comeback  And Zorba  Largest Dog Ever  More MastiffThe English Mastiff, referred to by most Kennel Clubs simply as the Mastiff, is a breed of large dog perhaps descended from the ancient Alaunt through the Pugnaces Britanniae. Distinguishable by enormous size, massive head, and a limited range of colors, but always displaying a black mask, the Mastiff is noted for its gentle temperament. The lineage of modern dogs can be traced back to the early 19th century, and the modern type was stabilised in the 1880s. Following a period of sharp decline, the Mastiff has increased its worldwide popularity.
English Mastiff is a large breed and they can weigh 130 to 200 pounds when full grown. Almost the same as the Anatolian Sheppard, Mastiff can reach a height of 30 inches.

3. St. Bernard (dog)

The St. Bernard is a breed of very large working dog from the Italian and Swiss Alps, originally bred for rescue. The breed has become famous through tales of alpine rescues, as well as for its enormous size.
St. Bernard is a type of giant dog and a favorite of many pet lovers, dog St.Bernard is one of the largest dog breed in the market. High is around 27 to 35 inches with a weight of 160 to 240 pounds.

2. Great Dane

The Great Dane, also known as German Mastiff or Danish Hound, is a breed of domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris) known for its giant size. The Great Dane is one of the world's tallest dog breeds; the current world record holder, measuring 112 cm (44 in) from paw to shoulder is "Zeus". Great Danes were originally bred to hunt deer and wild boar.
From the withers, Great Dane reached 28 to 32 inches. In addition to high, the Great Dane is also stocky and heavy. These dogs can weigh up to 200 pounds 100-150.


Zeus, a Great Dane from Otsego, Michigan, United States, was declared to be the "world's tallest dog" by the 2013 Guinness Book of World Records. When measured in October 2011, Zeus was 44 inches (1.1 m) from his foot to his withers.

1. Irish Wolfhound
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The Irish Wolfhound is a breed of domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris), specifically a sighthound. The name originates from its purpose (wolf hunting with dogs) rather than from its appearance.
Irishwolf dog is a champion at the highest classification of dog breed. From the withers, Wolfhound can reach 31 to 34 inches and they can weigh up to 110-180 pounds. Irish wolfhound is the tallest dog breed in the world.


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