About The Bernese Mountain Dogs

The Bernese Mountain Dogs are from the Swiss Alps, they are one of the four breeds of the Sennenhund-type. The Bernese Mountain Dog (BMD) is profoundly versatile working dog  for the farm lands of Switzerland.

The breed was developed to herd cattle, pull cheese carts, and as a watch dog .  But, what may be deemed most valuable and a desired quality is their loyalty as a companion.

They are a watchful, quickly bonded companion.  BMD is a large and sturdy breed with a friendly and calm demeanor. BMD should be well suited to comformation, obedience, tracking, light herding and if one should so desire, cart competitions.