Leonberger

Leonberger
5
3
2
5
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3 People Like This
Overview: The Leonberger was developed from several very large breeds. They were nearly extinct by the end of the Second World War, but are being brought back by people devoted to the breed. They prefer cooler climates.
Breed Group: Mastiff
Weight (lbs): 100-170
Height (in): 27-31
Colors: tawny, reddish brown, black mask
Coat: Coat is smooth and medium length with longer hair on the tail and mane.
Character: Leonbergers are intelligent, sturdy and calm.
Temperament: Leonbergers have a sweet disposition and are often called gentle giants. They do well with children and other pets.
Care: The coat should be brushed at least once each week. Bathe when needed and keep the ears clean.
Training: The Leonberger needs gentle and consistent training. Patience is needed, as these dogs don't do well with strict or overly harsh methods, which are counter productive.
Activity: This breed doesn't need an excessive amount of exercise. They are happy to take walks and go places with you.
Country of Origin: Germany
Health Issue: hip dysplasia, behavioral problems if not trained and socialized correctly
Life Expectancy: 8-9
Displaying 1-5 of 35 result(s).

Quick Breed Selector

0 - not important, 1 - smallest, 10 - largest
- +
- +
- +
- +
- +
- +
Celebrity Dogs Adam Brody Who is my dog? Adam Brody