Bernese Mountain Dog
The Bernese Mountain Dog is a large, sturdy working dog with a thick, silky & moderately long coat. They have distinctive markings on their coat and face - a tri-colored coat with black, white & rust colored. Originally from Switzerland, they are a hardy breed who thrives in cold weather. Berners are a great family dog – gentle and good-natured, and particularly good with children.
Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
Similar to Berners are the Greater Swiss Mountain dog. They have the same tri-colored coat, but its smooth or short in length. Greater Swiss Mountain dogs are a large, heavy-boned dog with great physical strength. They are eager to please, confident in nature, and gentle with children.