The Giant Schnauzer is a companion dog and utility dog that originated in Germany.
Appearance & Grooming
The Giant Schnauzer is a large dog and is the largest type of Schnauzer. The breed has a rough, dense double coat in pepper, salt, and black. The Giant Schnauzer sheds occasionally and requires daily brushing.
Behavior & Disposition
The Giant Schnauzer is loyal, fearless, courageous, energetic, and sensitive. Adult supervision is recommended when playing with children and other dogs.
The Giant Schnauzer has a high activity level, but it is still easy for the breed to become overweight. It is recommended to feed them high-quality food as they age.
The Giant Schnauzer is a very smart dog and can learn quickly. A combination of verbal praises and rewards with consistency is recommended. Early socialization and obedience training are also recommended.