A well-bred Giant Schnauzer closely resembles the Standard Schnauzer—only bigger. As their name suggests, Giants are imposing

  • Group: Working Group
  • Personality: Loyal, alert, trainable, with the stable temperament required in big dogs of great strength
  • Energy Level: Very Active; More energetic and up-tempo than most big breeds, Giants need lots of exercise
  • Good with Children: Better with Supervision
  • Good with other Dogs: With Supervision
  • Shedding: Seasonal, Hypoallergenic
  • Grooming: Weekly
  • Trainability: Eager To Please
  • Height: 25.5-27.5 inches (male), 23.5-25.5 inches (female)
  • Weight: 60-85 pounds (male), 55-75 pounds (female)
  • Life Expectancy: 12-15 years
  • Barking Level: Barks When Necessary

Dog Size: Large

Kid Friendly? Better with supervision

Genetic Dispositions: High Energy

Known Temperments: Food Motivated / Loyal