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Newfoundland

Group Working Dogs
AKC Group AKC Working Dogs
Temperament responsive, gentle
Size large dog breeds
Feeding Very Large Feeding Dog breeds
Coat care Regular Grooming
Activeness Moderately Active Dog Breeds
How friendly is this dog? Sociable Dog Breeds
Watch dog Moderately Good Watch Dog
Training Difficult to train dogs breeds

Newfoundland Facts

First used for Aiding fishermen
Country of origins Canada
Year of origin 1700s
Colors Black, brown, white with black markings
Height (min) 26 inches (66 cm)
Height (max) 28 inches (70 cm)
Weight (min) 110 lbs (50 kg)
Weight (max) 150 lbs (68 kg)
Life expectancy (min) 9 years
Life expectancy (max) 15 years