One of the four Sennenhund-type dog breeds from the Swiss Alps, the Bernese Mountain Dog is a big dog breed.

Bernese Mountain Dogs are not recommended for apartment life.

This is a suitable dog breed for kids.

Bernese Mountain Dogs enjoy cold weather and love to run and play off the leash whenever possible.


Male: 24-28 inches (61–71 cm) Female: 23-27 inches (58–69 cm)


Male: 85-110 pounds (38–50 kg) Female: 80-105 pounds (36–48 kg)

Life span

7-10 years


Affectionate Faithful Intelligent Loyal

Breed Group


Puppy Prices

Average $1500 - $3000 USD