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10 Big Black Dog Breeds You’ll Love

 


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Is there anything more magnificent than a large black dog standing majestically in the yard with the sunlight shimmering on their elegant coats? We do not think so! This is why we have created this list of 10 great breeds of black dogs that we think you will love.

Some that you already know, such as Newfoundland, while others may be new to you, such as the Black Russian Terrier.

10 Big Black Dog Breeds

10. Bernese Mountain Dog

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The Bernese Mountain Dog (affectionately nicknamed the Berner) is a friendly dog ​​full of energy and who loves most people. Even if they are not all black (they are technically tricolor), they are black enough to appear at the top of our list.

Breed to be versatile farm dogs in Switzerland, the Bernese mountain dog was used to pull carts, herds of cattle, act as guard dogs and be a companion of the family.

Unlike many other large breed dogs, the Berner has a lot of energy and needs a lot of exercises. They are an excellent breed to join you on your adventures, which is perfect because they do not do well to be alone at home.

They lose like crazy and tend to drool, but a well-socialized and well-trained Bernese mountain dog is one of the friendliest and most family-friendly dog ​​breeds you can hope for.

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One drawback of the breed is that it is prone to various health problems and that its average lifespan is only 6 to 10 years.

If you are looking to get a Berner puppy, be sure to find a breeder who performs numerous health tests on his breeding stock and is dedicated to improving the health of the breed.

A Berner from a reputable breeder is more likely to have a shorter life filled with health problems.

 

 


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