POPSUGAR Pets Pop Quiz What Do You Know About Mastiffs? by Pets 11/19/09 0 Shares Like us on Facebook Powerful yet gentle, Mastiffs (along with English Springer Spaniels) were brought over on the Mayflower. See what you know about this giant breed and take this quiz! What Do You Know About Mastiffs? Adult male Mastiffs weigh in at: 60 to 90 pounds 90 to 160 pounds 160 to 230 pounds Which of the following is NOT an acceptable Mastiff color? Fawn Apricot Brindle Red Chaucer described Mastiffs as: Large as bulls Strong as steer Nimble as bears Mastiffs have been used as watchdogs in England for more than: 1,000 years 2,000 years 3,000 years Which AKC group is the Mastiff a member of? Herding Toy Sporting Working The Mastiff and Bullmastiff are different names for the same breed. True False Progress Image Source: Getty Read More MastiffsBreedsExam POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests. Get inspired with our daily newsletter Home Food Love and Sex Vegetarian Tech DIY Sign up with By signing up, I agree to the Terms and to receive emails from POPSUGAR. betty-kraker 5 years i want one mixed with a pit bluebellknoll 5 years I think it's cute how they seem to always have a "concerned" look on their faces (all of those forehead wrinkles!). I wouldn't want one though because of the drool factor. EWWW! Smacks83 5 years Man, I want a 200 lb doggie!! misslilad 5 years wow not as good as i hoped since my folks have 2 mastiffs (an english & french). the female they rescued passed away last week so i had hoped to make 100% in her memory but i only thought they had been guard dogs for 1,000 years. either way, these dogs are really gentle giants, just always keep a drool rag around :) fuzzles 5 years Apparently, I don't know crap about Mastiffs. Awesome!