Breed: Leonberger

Family: Molossoide type mountain

Nationality: Germany

Weight (kg): 60 - 80
Size (cm): 65 - 80
Hair type: semi-end or rough

Color Standards: Fawn, Yellow or Brown / Red with Black Mask

Origin and History: This breed was created to resemble the lion adorning the coat of arms of the Leonberg City Hotel in Germany. It comes from a cross between a Newfoundland, a St. Bernard and a Mountain Pyrenees

Personality: Faithful and docile to his master, barks only in case of danger. It is a player dog who loves to swim.

Known health issues: hip dysplasia, gastric torsion, cancer, hypothyroidism, osteochondritis dissecans, Addison's disease, heart disease.

Note: Used as a watchdog or lifeguard for mountain or drowning