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 Leonberger








About Leonberger Dog Breed:

This is a giant breed of dog that is as big as a lion. Because of their size, for protecting their owners all they have to do is just stand by the opwners side. They are very loving. They are part of water search and rescue teams in Italy and Germany. It's the oldest, pure bred German dog. It's name comes from Leonberg, Germany. Its big body can weigh as much as 170 pounds. They have medium to long, water resistent double coat. Also their webbed feet makes them super swimmers. This breed is a mix of Newfoundland, St. Bernard, and Great Pyrenees.

Its deep bark and size is more than enough to keep any intruder away from your place.

Looks- They come in a variety of colours that comes in combination of lion-yellow, red, red-brown, and sand.

Habitat- Because of their big size, they are not suitable for apartment living.

Average age- They live for about 8 years. They have a short life span.

Health- They can suffer from hip dysplasia, and nervous disorders.

Grooming- They shed alot. So they need proper grooming.


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