The Giant Schnauzer breed originated in the Middle Ages in Germany. The breed is descended from the Standard Schnauzer. In the late 19th century, Giant Schnauzers became popular as drovers and guard dogs.
The Giant Schnauzer looks like a larger, more powerful version of the Standard Schnauzer. The Giant Schnauzer dog breed is a hard-working working bred with plenty of endurance.
Giant Schnauzers are widely believed to be easy to train. The Giant Schnauzer is so big that they training this dog may take a big personality, and possibly even a professional trainer or handler. As an active breed of dog, Giant Schnauzer dogs need even more exercise than the average working dog.