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13 quietest dog breeds that won’t bark too much

Looking for a dog that keeps its bark on the down-low? Animal behaviourists say these quiet breeds could be a perfect match.

2. Great Dane
2. Great Dane
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We’re not gonna lie, this gentle giant is huge (males weigh up to 200 pounds), and when it does bark, it’s loud and deep, but that doesn’t happen very often.

“They tend to have a calm nature, which means they don’t bark often,” says Stanley.

“Great Danes are bred to be people-pleasers, so they are great family dogs that are easy to train.”

Check out this delightful picture story about little kids and their big dogs.



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Despite their size, these gentle giants are generally loyal, well-tempered and good-natured creatures.

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