Great Pyredane:Great Dane and Pyrenean Mountain Dog Mix
Facts & Origin
Great Dane and Pyrenees Mountain Dog Mix - a hybrid breed
Great Danes and Pyrenean Mountain Dogs have become a very popular mix. The two breeds are both very intelligent dogs that are loyal and friendly lovable. The Great Dane is a very large dog with athletic legs and a large head. The Pyrenean Mountain Dog is a medium sized dog with soft fur and a natural alertness. This mix pair produces a very beautiful and attractive mixed breed that tends to be very alert, child friendly, compatible and patient. Although they can be a little slow to train at times, they are muscular and easy to train when they get it right. Great Dane and Pyrenean Mountain Dogs make great family dogs and are very useful for active families.
|Origin||Germany - France|
|Life expectancy||8 - 12 years|
|Activity level||average to high|
|FCI group||not recognised|
|AKC group||not recognised|
|KC group||not recognised|
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Attitude, character and temperament of the breed
Possible character traits of Great Pyredane - Such is probably his nature.
Great Dane and Pyredane Mountain Dog mix is a unique and strong combination of two well-known breeds. These dogs are known for their charm and courage, but also for their friendliness and loyalty. They are very intelligent and alert, which makes them easy to train and love their families.
These dogs are avid players and need lots of physical exercise to stay healthy and happy. Their charm and intelligence make them our best friends and companions. However, due to their size, these mixed breed dogs need to be kept in the right environment to develop good character. They should not be underchallenged and should be cared for and supervised regularly.
Because of their friendly demeanor, these dogs are good with children, other pets, and people of all ages. They can also act as loyal watchdogs, but their true strength lies in their loyalty and kindness to their family members. They need a lot of love and affection to be happy and content.
All in all, these dogs are a strong mix of Great Dane and Pyrenean Mountain Dog, offering a unique blend of charm, friendliness and brain power. They are an asset to any family willing to give them their full attention.
Health and breeding information
What diseases can occur in Great Dane and Pyrenean Mountain Dog Mix.
Great Dane-Pyrenean Mountain Dog mixes are a popular hybrid dog that is considered a cross between the Great Dane and the Pyrenean Mountain Dog. They have become in high demand as popular pets in recent years. These dogs can reach a size of more than 50cm and many people love the special personality they bring.
Unfortunately, they are prone to a number of diseases associated with hybrid breeds. Some of the most common conditions that occur in Great Dane-Pyrenees Mountain Dog mixes include: general edema syndrome, heart defects, anemia, epilepsy, immune system disorders, muscle disorders, and skin-related conditions.
Great Pyredane is a condition often seen in older large dogs and is due to an electrolyte imbalance in the body. It can cause swelling, itching and redness of the skin. A heart defect in Great Pyredane can be caused by severe symptoms or even sudden death. If a heart defect is suspected, they should be examined by their veterinarian.
Anemia and anemia are symptoms associated with a red blood cell disorder. They can be caused by a variety of things, including poor nutrition, infections, or even autoimmune diseases. Epilepsy is a neurological disorder that can cause seizures characterized by paralysis, tremors and convulsions.
In addition, hybrid dogs such as the Great Dane-Pyrenees Mountain Dog mix can develop immune disorders. These disorders include a decreased ability of the body to fight off bacteria and viruses. Muscle diseases are also common in this breed and can cause muscle weakness, muscle pain, and muscle damage.
Finally, Great Pyredans can also suffer from skin diseases. These include allergic reactions, eczema, bacterial skin diseases and tick infestations.
With a regular checkup of your dog and good grooming program, you can help Great Pyredane stay healthy and happy.
What does this mongrel look like?
The coat and color of a Great Dane and Pyrenean Mountain Dog mongrel are very different. The coat is usually long and thick, with a coarse textured undercoat. The colors vary from meerschaum white, to cinnamon red and tan, to cream white. The body of the dog is mostly black and red patterned. There are also some lighter spots in the diamond pattern. As a rule, the Great Dane and Pyrenean Mountain Dog mongrel shows a typical pied pattern. However, some animals have a uniform color. The head of the dog is usually black, while the coat on the legs, shoulders and back is cream or light brown.
What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?
The Great Dane and Pyrenean Pyrenean Mountain Dog mix breed is a medium-sized breed. It has a compact build with medium proportions and is quite muscular. It has a thick, black or spotted coat, a bushy tail and long ears. Its height is about 50-56 cm and its weight is between 27 and 50 kg.
|Fur length||short - medium|
|Fur||flat coated -|
|Ear shape||Floppy Ear - Triangle|
|Tail||lang - fanned out|
|Anatomy||slim, strong, sporty, square, rugged, massive|
|Size ♀||65 - 86 cm|
|Weight ♀||36 - 59 kg|
|Size ♂||70 - 82 cm|
|Weight ♂||50 - 90 kg|
Dilated cardiomyopathy is a disease of the heart muscle in which it becomes enlarged (dilated) and shows poor contraction (poor pumping ability).
Especially due to overweight, joint problems can occur in dogs.
May occur with age.
May be common in older dogs.
Gastric torsion is a disease in which the stomach rotates around its own longitudinal axis. The cause of the disease is not known.
Ataxia (from Greek ἀταξία ataxia 'disorder' 'irregularity') is a generic term in medicine for various disorders of movement coordination. Ataxia can occur even when there is no paralysis (paresis), that is, when there is normal muscle strength.
This mixed breed is known to be very loyal, alert and affectionate. They are friendly and get along well with other dogs and people.
An adult Great Dane and Pyrenean Mountain Dog mix can grow up to 70 cm tall and weigh 80 kg.
This mix is best provided with regular daily exercise to stay healthy. Depending on the size and age of the dog, this can range from 30 minutes to 2 hours.
Depending on the size and activity level of the dog, it should be fed with high quality, complete food. The daily requirement of calories should be distributed in regular meals throughout the day.
The coat of the Great Dane and Pyrenean Mountain Dog Mix is of medium length and very soft. It has a dense undercoat and must be brushed several times a week and washed regularly.
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