Dog of the Day: English Mastiff

Oh lordy. This fine fellow was tied to the next parking meter over from yesterday’s pup, but the two were ignoring one another. I was definitely unable to ignore either of them, but I must admit, this guy got the lion’s share of the attention.

I assure you, however big he looks in the pictures, he looks even bigger in person.

English Mastiff, Fawn with Black Mask

You could tell the dog people from the non-dog-people. The latter were walking around him as far away as possible; the former were walking right up to him with an awed expression on their faces.

English Mastiff, Fawn with Black Mask

You can guess which group I fall into.

English Mastiff, Fawn with Black Mask, Closeup of Face

English Massive Mastiff dognose.

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4 Responses to Dog of the Day: English Mastiff

  1. Beverly Rogers says:

    Oh, my! What a beauty! Wish I had found him!

    • Adam Lang says:

      He was simply amazing. Such a sweetheart! Also the least drooly English mastiff I have ever had the pleasure of meeting.

  2. Rose Marie says:

    Swiss Family Robinson! That is where I first learned about English Mastiffs. I’ve been in love with them ever since!! Talk about gentle giants!!

    • Adam Lang says:

      Hah, I never saw or read that. In fact, I always somehow managed to get it confused with ‘Little House on the Prairie’.

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