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St. Bernard

Group Working Dogs
AKC Group AKC Working Dogs
Temperament gentle, loyal
Size large dog breeds
Feeding Large Feeding Dog breeds
Coat care Occasional Grooming
Activeness Moderately Inactive Dog Breeds
How friendly is this dog? Moderately Sociable Dog Breeds
Watch dog Friendly Watch Dog
Training Easy to train dogs breeds

St. Bernard Facts

First used for Search and rescue
Country of origins Switzerland
Year of origin 1000s
Colors Brindle/white, orange/white
Height (min) 24 inches (61 cm)
Height (max) 28 inches (71 cm)
Weight (min) 110 lbs (50 kg)
Weight (max) 200 lbs (90 kg)
Life expectancy (min) 8 years
Life expectancy (max) 10 years