Leonberger dog

6. Leonberger

Leonberger dog

Named after the German city Leonberger, the Leonberger can weigh upto 77 kg but is another gentle giant, making very loyal and very affectionate family pets.

7. Newfoundland

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Canada’s Newfoundland breed can weigh up to 70kg and are probably the strongest dog out of the 10 largest dogs. They get on great with children and are ferociously protective of family members.

8. Anatolian Shepherd

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Bred to look after livestock in its native country Turkey, the Anatolian Shepherd can weigh up to 65 kg and has a proud and confident temperament.

9. Dogue de Bordeaux

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The Dogue de Bordeaux, also known as the French Mastiff is a very muscular dog than can weigh upto 65 kg. They are one of the most expensive dogs to buy and to care for, so are not necessarily suitable for a low cost family pet.

10. Great Pyrenees

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Bred to protect livestock, the Great Pyrenees is also known as the Pyrenean Mountain Dog that can weigh upto a heavy 54kg.