Leonberger dog

Leonberger Dog Show

The Leonberger originated in the 1800s when the alderman of Leonberg, Germany, bred a Landseer Newfoundland with a St. Bernard and mated later generations with the Great Pyrenees. Sources say that the alderman wanted a dog that resembled the lion on the Leonberg crest. The Leonberger was considered a “Rare Breed’ until recognized by the American Kennel Club in 2010. If you are interested in more … Continue reading Leonberger Dog Show