Also known as Old English Mastiff, the English Mastiff is a dignified, quiet and calm breed who craves companionship.
Personality: This lovable dog craves attention. Often called the gentle giant, these guys love to lean up against your legs for a pat and attention. Although the breed are intelligent, they need patience when trained at a young age. They excel at training and consider the human the leader, however they tend to be stubborn.
A great dog for: The gentle giant is docile in nature and doesn’t bark much. They are perfect for families with children and space.
Favourite activities: Regular, daily walks, sleeping and lazing around.
Backyard requirements: As a large built breed, the Mastiff needs its space. A large backyard is a must so they have room to stretch their body. Avoid having the m in the house if you want to maintain a clean and tidy space, as they can be known to drool and slobber!