ANIMAL LIFE EXPECTANCY!

BERNESE MOUNTAIN DOG

Picture of a bernese mountain dog
LIFE SPAN: 6-10 years
Breed Name: Bernese Mountain Dog
Group: Guardian Dog
Origin: Switzerland
Bouvier Bernois, Berner Sennenhund, Boyero De Montana Bernes

HISTORY

The Bernese Mountain Dog is one of the four ancient Swiss Sennenhunds, developed when the invading Romans bred their mastiffs to local flock-guarding dogs. The Bernese Mountain Dog was recognized by the United Kennel Club in 1948.