Dog Breeds

Bernese Mountain Dog

Bernese Mountain Dog
Size
Appearance
This is best known of the Swiss mountain dogs, or sennenhunds, and it can be readily distinguished from the other varieties by its coat. This is long and slightly wavy in appearance, without being curly. In terms of colouration and markings it is identical to the other forms. A white blaze on the head extending between the eyes, and a white chest marking as a cross, are essential characteristics. White paws and white tip to the tail. These affectionate and responsive dogs make good family pets if they have adequate exercise.
Characteristics
This breed has established a strong following in continental Europe, but is not so widely kept elsewhere in the world. Guard against over-feeding, especially protein, to help prevent bloat. Bernese are intelligent.
Temperament
Attentive, friendly. They are affectionate, patient dogs and especially good with children.
Grooming Req.
Excerise
Moderate
Locality
Town & Country
Lifespan
over 9 years
Feeding Costs
Under £7 / Week

Oscar Recommends that customers should always consult with a nutritional advisor

Find Your Local Advisor

OSCAR Local Nutritional Advisors care for customers all over the UK. To find yours simply enter your postcode below:

Thanks for subscribing!

OSCAR News

January's Pet Idol has entered the voting phase!

Date: 14 Jan 2019

January's Pet Idol final 3 have been chosen.

OSCAR ranked top pet franchise

Date: 11 Jan 2019

OSCAR Pet Foods are delighted to have been ranked the top pet franchise in the Elite Franchise 100

OSCAR on the BBC

Date: 09 Jan 2019

We are delighted that Lucy Kyte, OSCAR Pet Foods Hampshire, customer Lena O'Reilly and Isla ..

Post-Christmas Bulge!

Date: 07 Jan 2019

Have they also enjoyed a treat too many? An extra Christmas dinner? Visitors feeding goodies?

OSCAR launches into 2019 with an exciting special offer for new franchisees

Date: 20 Dec 2018

Approaching a new year, OSCAR Pet Foods is ready to launch into 2019 with an exciting special offer

Pet Industry- vibrant, growth market

Date: 20 Dec 2018

The pet industry is a vibrant growth market and provides an excellent business opportunity.


Oscar Footer Logos
All content is copyright Oscar ©2017. All rights reserved.