Dalmation dogs are sometimes just called the black and white spotted dog. The distinctive black and white spots of the dalmation are unique to this breed: no other purebreed dog has the distinctive Dalmation spots.
Dalmatians were originally bred to trot long distances next to coach cars and horses in England during the Distances up to 20 miles were common for this breed. For this translates into awesome running partner.
Largest Mastiff Breed is the tallest breed of dog. The Great Dane dog by the name of George is the tallest largest dog ever recorded. He's 7 feet long, 43 inches from paw to shoulder and weighs at 252 lbs.