English Mastiff is one of the largest dog breeds in the world. Conscious of their strength and size is very calm and balanced dog. Behavior maintained by a combination of dignity and courage. Calm and loyal to its owner, but if an unknown person found in its territory and assessment as a threat, Mastiff can exceed the immediate defensive action to protect their territory and owners. Is characteristic inborn bonhomie, calm and relaxed and surprisingly mild-mannered for its size. May well bring up as pets and they need daily exercise and activity. It is dedicated to the family and the owner very good at dealing with children and other small dogs.
The body is compact and well built. Dominant is a big head, very broad between the ears with wrinkles of skin on the forehead. The muzzle is short and broad. The dark mask is characteristic of breed, regardless of coat color. His eyes are brown and preferred the darker shade. The ears are small and properly attached to the cheeks. The teeth are large and strong and properly deployed. The back is strong and broad. The chest is deep and strong. The legs are strong and muscular with strong joints. The tail is broad at the base and strong. Coat color can be brown, fawn, silver fawn or dark brindle. Height of males can be 85 cm, and can weigh more than 100 kg. Females are smaller. Lifespan of the Mastiff has an average of 8 to 10 years.