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14 Interesting Facts About Newfoundlands

The Newfoundland is a big fluffy dog that has a truly amazing character. It is woven from kindness, patience, and calm.

#1 Newfoundlands were originally bred to help move cargo on fishing vessels.

#2 Today, dogs of this breed are actively used as rescue dogs on the water, Newfoundlands instinctively jump into the water when they see a drowning person.

#3 Newfoundland is a great lifeguard, it is able to save an adult’s life.

#4 The dog has fully webbed feet, like ducks, and the longest toes than any other dog breed, making them one of the best water dogs.

#6 The largest recorded Newfoundland was nearly 1.83 meters long from nose to tail and weighed 118 kg.