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Leonberger

  • Temperament: Obedient, Fearless, Loyal, Companionable, Loving, Adaptable
  • Height: 28-31 (male), 26-30
  • Weight: 120 – 170 / 100 – 135
  • Lifespan: 8-9 years
  • Drive: Guard, Draft
  • Group: Miscellaneous

Grooming

  • Hypoallergenic:
    NO
  • Shedding:
    HIGH
  • Grooming Frequency:
    MODERATE

Behavior

  • Affectionate:
    MODERATE
  • Intelligence:
    MODERATE
  • Barking/Vocal:
    MODERATE
  • Energy Level:
    MODERATE
  • Prey Drive:
    MODERATE

Miscellaneous Group Summary

Dogs are added to the miscellaneous class until the American Kennel Club (AKC) Board of Directors accepts the breed for regular status. There are several hundred different breeds of purebred dogs which aren’t AKC recognized breeds.

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