We started out doing K9 obedience and socialization training in 1995. We have been breeding happy healthy puppies since 1997. We started out breeding Dachshunds and only owned Danes as pets then decided to purchase our first pair of Great Danes and began a breeding program for Great Danes 2001.
We take great pride and are picky with our selection for Dam and Sire for each litter to ensure the best health, temperament, conformation& longevity.
We have both American and European pairs. Our goal is to produce healthy show quality litters that are well socialized for their new families.
AKC American Mis-Marked Mantle She is one of our smaller dams, standing only 31" tall at the withers and weighing 125 lbs. Don't let her size fool you, she has whelped some of our best pups as far as size, markings and confirmation. She is now enjoying her retirement!
Partial European Color Pure Blue. Caspian was our STAR stud for producing some of the nicest Partial European blues we've had. He has pups all over the US and Canada. We lost our Beloved Caspian in April 2013, my heart is crushed and I feel as though I lost my best friend. RIP sweet boy you will be missed Greatly!
Kali is our Italian/Polish European Blue female. She has a combination of some of the most sought after European Blue lines. Pedigree includes but is not limited to Margarejro, De La Benjamin, Dei Monti Del Karaton, Della Baia Azurra,and more. At 2 yrs old stands just shy of 35" tall and weighs 150-155 lbs pre pregnancy.
Hip & Elbow x-rays great. Eyes excellent, Thyroid & Heart normal.
Kali was retired at 4 yrs of age and is being spoiled rotten here at Prime Danes.
Below are our retirees as well as those who have crossed over the rainbow bridge.
AKC Color Pure 1/3 European Harlequin. At nearly 2 years old stands 34" tall at the withers and weighs 140lbs. Due to some health issues that arose that we were unaware of Xara is now enjoying an early retirement.
AKC Color Pure Full Euro Stud. He is a complete lover boy. He is a TRUE 37" tall at the withers and weighs 200 lbs. Hip & Elbow x-rays good, Heart, Thyroid normal, and Eyes good.
It is with much saddness that we say we lost our gorgeous and beloved Stein in May 2014 due to an inoperable tumor that formed on his colon. He is going to be sorely missed, there will never be another one like him.
AKC Partial Euro Blue out of our stud Caspian Lancelot. We are so proud of how this girl is turning out. At 3 yrs old she stands 35" tall and weighs 155 lbs pre pregnancy. Hip & Elbow x-rays excellent, Eye Good, Heart & Thyroid normal.
Lana now 4 years old has been spayed and is enjoying retirement right here at Prime Danes.
See our Ladies and Gentlemen Below
All of our pups are whelped and raised in our home around other dogs (small & large), cats and children to ensure the healthiest, happiest and most socialized temperaments. We feed our pups a Holistic Large Breed food tailored for the Great Dane breed starting at 2 & 1/2 weeks to 3 weeks of age. Pups are vet checked, dew claws removed, dewormed at 2,4 6, & 8 weeks old, given puppy booster at 6 weeks and every 2 weeks after that until they leave. Our pups are backed with a 2 yr health guarantee and come with Lifetime breeder support to all buyers. All pups come with a health record, puppy starter kit that includes leash, collar, treats, toys and helpful information on raising a Great Dane puppy. All pups are also micro-chipped before leaving.
Lily is our Italian/Polish European Blue female. She comes from a combination of some of the most sought after European Blue lines. Pedigree includes but is not limited to Margarejro, De La Benjamin, Dei Monti Del Karaton, Della Baia Azurra,and more. At 2 yrs old stands just shy of 35" tall and weighs 150-155 lbs pre pregnancy
Hip & Elbow x-rays great. Eyes good, Thyroid & Heart normal.
UPDATE: Due to stress factors that occurred during Lily's first litter we have decided to spay and retire her early.
Bailey is Partial European Color Pure Blue. She has multiple champions throughout her pedigree, including. High Resolution. She has produced three gorgeous and very large litters with Caspian & Einstein and is now enjoying retirement here with us.
Ruby Von Schlesien
Ruby (aka Halo) is an imported European White w/Black Markings female out of the well known European kennel Von Schlesien. She is very tall for a European female standing almsot 35" tall at the withers. She is sired by Int'l CH Pavlov Von Schlesien.
Halo produced 4 gorgeous litters and is now enjoying retirement.
AKC Russian Imported Heavy Marked Harlequin. Polo comes from a long line of Champions. Sire is 6 time Russian Champion, Dam Jr. Champion. He is a proven stud of Show Quality pups. He is available for stud to approved females.
Hips Good, Elbows Good, Heart, Thyroid & Eyes normal.
Polo is now enjoying his retirement with some close friends.
Leo is our beautiful American Brindle stud. At 3 years old he has matured to 37” at his withers and weighs 175 lbs. Leo comes from over 5 generations of Color pure Brindle & Fawn lines. Both his Dam & Sire are brindle. Leo now 5 has been retired.
AKC Color Pure 2/3 European Fawn Stud born April 2010. Tucker has matured to 34” tall at his shoulders and weighs just under 200 lbs. He has multiple European and American bloodlines. Tucker has now been retired from our breeding program and is living out his retirement with a family friend.
Timara is our American Fawn with Black mask female. Timara comes from Color Pure Fawn & Brindle Lines. She produced 3 wonderful Fawn litters for us and is now 4 years old is living out her retirment with a family friend.
Bathsheba (aka Luna) is a gorgeous Show Marked Mantle female out of some of the most sought after European lines. She may not be the best looking Euro out there as far as her head but she certainly throws nice pups when bred to our Russian stud Polo. Her sire is imported from Von Schlesien and her Dam is from Old Bluz.
At 4 years has now been retired from our breeding program.
Hezakiah Von Freya
Hezakiah (aka Kiah) is our show marked Harlequin. She is direct import from Von Freya Kennel in Croatia. She is sired by Multi International champion Freud del Castello delle Rocche. At 15 months stands a TRUE 35" tall at the withers and weighs 140 lbs. Sadly we lost our amazing girl Kiah tragically late December 2016.
Rolo is our newest Full European blue stud out of Romanian imported color pure blue/black with multi champion bloodlines that include but are not limited to della Baia Azzura, dei Monti del Keraton, z Gardeminki, and de la Benjamine.
Imperial Black Von Freya Rosenrot
AKC Croatian Import. Imperial comes from a long line of Champions. This boy is surpassing our expectations. At only 10.5 months he is already a TRUE 38" tall at his withers. His bloodlines include but are not limited to De La Benjamin, d'Iskandar, Valvasor's Land, & des Habits Rouges. We lost our beloved Imperial to bloat in July 2016. Nothing can compare to or replace my sweet boy. He surpassed my expectations not only in size and structure but his temperament was amazing. I will miss you my big lug.
Prime Danes Lavish Burgundy
Burgundy was bred right here at Prime Danes. Sired by German import Zodiac Vom Hause Wagner, Dam is our very own Italian/Polish female Kali. Burgundy was a surprise in her litter as she is from two blue parents that are from color pure blue/black pedigrees over 10 generations. However, there must be fawn back in both parents pedigrees somewhere or this stunning girl wouldn't exist. Either way we are over joyed with her over all growth and appearance.
Iconic Von Freya Rosenrot
AKC Croatian Import. Icon comes from a long line of Champions. Her bloodlines include but are not limited to De La Benjamin, d'Iskandar, Valvasor's Land, & des Habits Rouges.
Prime Danes No Sweeter Jasmine
Jasmine is our American/Canadian Fawn with Black mask female. Jasmine comes from Color Pure Fawn & Brindle Lines with multiple American and Canadian Champion bloodlines. Jasmine at 4 has now been retired and enjoying life spayed on the couch
LVD's Khrome Magnum of Prime Danes
Khrome is our up and coming first ever Off Color Stud. He is AKC German Blue Harlequin stud. He is out of some top quality European bloodlines with Multi Champion pedigree. His bloodlines include but are not limited to Del Castello della Rocche, Von Blue Ground, Von Haus Tiefenbach, Vom Hause Wagner, Von Der Ofnethohle, Des Terres De La Rairie, and more.
Bella is full sister to Kali our Italian/Polish European Blue female. Both of these girls have a combination of some of the most sought after European Blue lines. Pedigree includes but is not limited to Margarejro, De La Benjamin, Dei Monti Del Karaton, Della Baia Azurra,and more. At 2 yrs old stands just shy of 34" tall and weighs 150-155 lbs pre pregnancy.
Hip & Elbow x-rays great. Eyes excellent, Thyroid & Heart normal.
Bella retired this year at 4 years of age and is living out her retirement with a close family friend.
Prime Danes Casanova
Casanova (aka Nova) is our 100% European show marked Harlequin stud out of Croatian imported Harlequin and Black parents. He is from color pure Harlequin, Mantle and Black lines. He has over 30 champions just within his first 4 generation pedigree. His bloodlines include but are not limited to Von Freya's Rosenrot, Del Castello delle Rocche, D'Iskandar, Des Habits Rouges, & De La Benjamine
Maher Danes No Autographs Please (aka Addy)
Addy is our latest addition to our program. We purchased her as an adult and co-own her with our friend at K2 Danes. She is AKC out of Romanian imported parents. She comes from some of the most popular Champion kennels in Europe, including but not limited to Von Gigantic Blau, Margarejro, Della Baia Azzurra, & De La Benjamine.
At 4 yrs old Addy has now been retired and will live out her days on the couch at K2 Danes.
Prime Danes Stella's On The Move
Stella is our 65% European Blue female that is daughter to our retired pair Einstein & Lana, she is grand daughter to our foundation blue stud Caspian. She comes from color pure Blue/Black European & American Champion pedigree. She has an amazing temperament and structure and we look forward to seeing what she produces.
Ernesto of Islands Dream
Ernie is our newest stud imported directly from Islands Dream kennel in Hungary. He is brindle that carries blue. He is out of an amazing champion filled pedigree. Bloodlines include but are not limited to Des Terres de la Rairie, De La Benjamine, de la Vallee du Prieure and more. Ernie was already health tested prior to coming to US as we imported him as an adult.
Prime Danes I'm So Unique
Unique is our up and coming Blue Harlequin Female. Pictured here at 8 Months. She is Daughter to our stud Khrome Magnum and our co-own female Addy. She is out of some top quality European bloodline her pedigree consists of champions from all over Europe and other countries. Bloodlines include but are not limited to Del Castello della Rocche, Von Blue Ground, Von Haus Tiefenbach, Von Gigantic Blau, Margarejro, Della Baia Azzurra, De La Benjamine.
Vom Hause Wagner, Von Der Ofnethohle, & Des Terres De La Rairie.
Poehills My Mercedes @ Prime Danes
Mercedes is our newest Blue Fawn female out of Blue European parents from color pure Blue/Black pedigrees. She is not the thickest European we have but she has amazing structure and conformation. We look forward to seeing what this girl brings to our program in Spring 2018.
Prime Danes Martini with a Twist
Martini is our gorgeous Blue Brindle female. She is mostly out of Belgium imported lines with some American lines as well. She has amazing structure and topline with nice head and tight eyes. We are very excited to see what she brings to our program. She is expected to have her first litter Summer 2018