Homeland and time of occurrence: Argentina, 1920s; height 61-69 cm, weight 36-45 kg.
Description: The Great Dane of Argentina is a solid, imposing dog with a powerful character. The body of these dogs is covered with a short, thick, smooth and shiny coat of white color. Mention is also made of the massive skull along with strong, powerful jaws.
Breed history: In the 1920s, Antonio Martinez, a famous Argentine breeder, developed an original breeding program, the purpose of which was to obtain individuals of dogs capable of preying on such predators like cougars, jaguars, etc. Continue reading
Every dog should have a place in the house. Teaching a puppy to a place is usually easy, but sometimes it takes patience. After the puppy has eaten, the stormy games usually begin, but after a short period of time the puppy begins to sleep. Try to catch this moment, take the puppy in your arms and place it on its mat. Caress, give a small piece of something tasty. Be sure to repeat at the same time – “place, place.” It may well be that the puppy will try to escape. If at the same time he starts to play again – do not insist, leave him alone. But as soon as he begins to put on his sleep – repeat the procedure. Continue reading