The Bernese Mountain Dog was bred for draft work and can be trained to pull a cart or wagon. Height, Weight Height: Males 24 - 28 inches (61 – 71 cm) Females 23 - 27 inches (58 – 69 cm). The Bernese Mountain Dog is an easygoing, calm family companion (that is, after the adolescent stage). This dog is sensitive, loyal, extremely devoted, gentle with children, and often reserved with strangers. The Bernese generally gets along well with other dogs and pets. They do not do well isolated from family activities.
Nov 22, 2018 · Adult Bernese Mountain Dogs – After 12 months, you should switch your Bernese Mountain Dog to a large-breed adult dog food. He needs a minimum of 18% protein and 5% fat at this stage of his life, though more protein is usually better. Just keep an eye on the calorie and fat content to prevent your dog from becoming overweight or obese.Author: Kate Barrington. The Bernese Mountain Dog, like most larger breeds, is prone to a condition called gastric dilation volvulus, also known as gastric torsion or bloat. Basically, this is a condition in which the dog’s stomach fills with air and twists on its axis, cutting off blood flow.Author: Kate Barrington.
The Bernese Mountain Dog is a large, sturdy worker who can stand over 27 inches at the shoulder. The thick, silky, and moderately long coat is tricolored: jet black, clear white, and rust. We offer adult dogs for sale from time to time. This includes Bernese Mountain Dog adults for sale and adult dogs for sale of Pug, Cavalier, or Westie breed.
Search for adoptable pets at shelters and rescues, and adopt your new Bernese Mountain Dog. The Bernese Mountain Dog is one of the four alpine herding breeds from Switzerland known as Sennenhunds. The other breeds are the Greater Swiss Mountain Dog, the Entlebucher (or Entlebucher Mountain Dog), and the Appenzeller.