The Landseer dog is a black and white Newfoundland dog. They have a very laid back attitude and love their families. Known for their water rescues but they are a great family dog. In this Landseer book we will explore their temperament, their health issues and their origin.
“The Saint Bernard shares with the Newfoundland the honor of being the only two breeds of dogs whose special mission and characteristics are the saving of life, in contradiction to all other breeds which more or less, lie in the direction of destruction.” (Show Dogs)
Monumental developments like dog shows and purebred registries often overshadow the fact that Victorian values shaped perceptions