The Giant Schnauzer is a large and powerful dog. Not to be confused with it's other smaller breed, this is a strong dog that can grow up to 28 inches and weigh from 55 to 80 pounds. The Giant Schnauzer is a smart and alert dog. It can be playful with friends and family but can be provoked. Because of this, it should be supervised when with children and other animals.
The Giant Schnauzer does well with an active family. Because of it's size, it requires more room than a regular size dog.