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Not only is Newfoundland an enthusiastic smirk despite its large appearance, but it is also a friendly dog breed with a sunny disposition. The island of Newfoundland is part of the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador. It lies off the North American north coast in the Atlantic Ocean. So you can be sure that Newfoundland originally came from this Canadian region.

#1 There he was developed by crossing different large breeds.

Among other things, the black bear dog, which goes back to the Vikings, was crossed. But European breeds also played a crucial role in the emergence of Newfoundland. Last but not least, the influence of the Beothuk and Micmac Indian dogs should also be mentioned here.

#2 The dog breed Newfoundland with the typical characteristics goes back to the early 1600s. But it would be many years before he became known here as well.

Because the Newfoundland Dog was only mentioned for the first time in the 18th century by an English captain.

#3 The Newfoundland is an FCI registered breed and is listed in Group 2, Section 2 Molossoids. The breed is also officially recognized by the American Kennel Club.

Mary Allen

Written by Mary Allen

Hello, I'm Mary! I've cared for many pet species including dogs, cats, guinea pigs, fish, and bearded dragons. I also have ten pets of my own currently. I've written many topics in this space including how-tos, informational articles, care guides, breed guides, and more.

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