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Big Dogs Huge Paws is dedicated to rescuing, rehabilitating, and rehoming giant breed dogs in need. We work with Great Danes, Great Pyrenees, Newfoundlands, Saint Bernards, Mastiffs (All Types), Irish Wolfhounds, Bernese Mountain Dogs, Akbash and Scottish Deerhounds. Our core philosophy is that “Every BIG dog deserves a chance!”

Giant breeds are known for their gentle, loving nature. While massive in size, they tend to be big babies and are very sensitive, requiring only positive reinforcement training methods. They make wonderful, loyal companions and are indoor dogs despite the common misperception that they require a large yard and lots of space. Giant breeds are very people oriented and make wonderful family dogs. They tend to have mellow, easy going temperaments and are very low maintenance when it comes to exercise.

Although they do have much in common, each giant breed is unique and our goal as an organization is to properly educate adopting families regarding their differences so that we can match you with the right dog for your family and lifestyle.

Select a link to the right for more information about Huge Breeds.