Leonbergers are famous for their distinctive black mask and large muscular body. They are a mountain dog and are surprisingly agile for their size.
They have a water resistant double coat which, is not only their defining attribute, but also a necessity for their work.
When will socialised and trained, the Leonberger is robust, loyal, intelligent, playful and kind.
They make excellent family dogs.
- Males average between 54 – 77kg (120 – 170lb)
- Females average between 45 – 61kg (140 – 150lb)
- Males average 71 – 80cm (28 – 31in) to withers
- Females average 65 – 75cm (26 – 30in) to withers