Originally bred to hunt wolves, he’s now a suitable family companion for someone looking for a giant breed with a sweet disposition.
The average weight for Irish Wolfhounds is 115-180lbs.
Weighing in around 120-170lbs., the Leonberger makes a great family companion given he has enough mental and physical exercise.This Black German Shepherd who repeatedly steals away a couple of toddlers’ football, eventually puncturing it, and preventing them from getting to it.Owner’s reaction to my shocked look: “It’s a dog park [It wasn’t…].That said, they’re a relatively lazy breed that would much rather nap inside. I can relate, I have lived with my fair share of giants. Don’t get me wrong, I also get frustrated by scaremongering, where the “sensational” breeds (e.g.