A working breed originally from Canada, the Newfy as he is called is a large, sweet breed. Originally bred to work with fisherman, he is as at home in the water as he is on land, excelling in both water rescue and as a service dog due to his patience and calm attitude. A Newfy average weight is 90-150 plus pounds and the breed stands at 25-29 inches in height at the shoulder. The Newfy is an affectionate dog, with a happy attitude and great strength and stamina to go along with his outgoing personality.Ê
Trainable, Sweet-Tempered, Gentle
Mastiff, AKC Working
ACA = American Canine Association Inc.
ACR = American Canine Registry
AKC = American Kennel Club
ANKC = Australian National Kennel Club
APRI = American Pet Registry, Inc.
CKC = Canadian Kennel Club
CKC = Continental Kennel Club
DRA = Dog Registry of America, Inc.
FCI = Fédération Cynologique Internationale
KCGB = Kennel Club of Great Britain
NAPR = North American Purebred Registry, Inc.
NCA = Newfoundland Club of America
NKC = National Kennel Club
NZKC = New Zealand Kennel Club
UKC = United Kennel Club
Black & White
landseer (brown & white)