This breed is a large dog breed that contains tri-coloured thick double coat. They are perfect for family pets because of great temperament, and in the same time, they adore to be around children.
They have a tri-coloured double coat that is filled with white and black chest and neck, and brown on face and legs. They shed all year round and more during spring and autumn. That meant that you should groom it at least once a week and bathing is recommended for two months.
They are mostly outdoor dogs, but you don’t have to worry because they can easily be trained to live inside. They enjoy taking adventurous exercises and exploring. You have to exercise them frequently in order to keep them healthy and satisfied.
Bernese Mountain Dog can grow up to 70 cm in height and 53 kg in weight.
They don’t have a long life expectancy which is 8 years approximately.
Suitability for Children – High
Tendency to Bark – Low
Energy – Medium
Suitability as a Guard Dog – Medium
Grooming Requirements – Every Day
Trimming Required – Frequent
Amount of hair shed – Heavy
Food Cost – More than $20
Average Monthly Pet insurance Premium – $97