Saint Bernese:Bernese Mountain Dog and Saint Bernard Mix

Hybrid Breed

Bernese Mountain Dog + Saint Bernard


St. Bernard and Bernese Mountain Dog Mix - a hybrid breed.

The Saint Bernard and the Bernese Mountain Dog are two of the most popular mixed breeds. These dogs are known for their loyalty, intelligence and obedience. They make great family pets and are excellent with children.

What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?

The St. Bernard is a large, muscular dog with a thick coat. The average weight of a St. Bernard is 120 kg and the average height is 90 cm. The body measurements of a Saint Bernard are: Neck circumference - 70 cm, chest circumference - 90 cm and body length - 150 cm. Accordingly, in from the mixed breed large and heavy.

Alternate Name -
Origin Switzerland
Life expectancy 6 - 10 years
Care requirements high-maintenance
Activity level average
FCI group not recognised
AKC group not recognised
KC group not recognised

Possible character traits of St. Bernard and Bernese Mountain Dog Mix - Such is probably his nature.

A Saint Bernard and Bernese Mountain Dog mix is a designer dog breed created by crossing a Saint Bernard and a Bernese Mountain Dog. This mixed breed has inherited the best traits of both parents, making it an intelligent, loyal and loving companion for its family.

The Saint Bernard is a large, strong dog breed that was originally bred for rescue work in the Swiss Alps. They are known for their strength, courage and loyalty. St. Bernards are gentle giants and make excellent family dogs.

The Bernese Mountain Dog is a beautiful, large breed known for its gentle and loving nature. Bernese Mountain Dogs are loyal and protective of their families. They are calm and patient and make excellent companions.

When you mix these two breeds together, you get a dog that is intelligent, loyal and loving. They make great family dogs and are protective of their families. If you are looking for a large, gentle and loving dog, then a Saint Bernard-Bernese Mountain Dog mix is the perfect breed for you.

What diseases can occur in St. Bernard and Bernese Mountain Dog mix.

Saint Bernards are a mix of a Bernese Mountain Dog and a Saint Bernard. They are a large, powerful breed that is known for being very friendly and good with children. However, like all breeds, they are prone to certain health problems. Here are some of the most common diseases that occur in Saint Bernards:

  • Elbow Dysplasia: This condition affects the elbow joint and is one of the most common orthopedic problems in dogs. It is caused by a malformation of the bones in the elbow joint that leads to pain, lameness and eventually arthritis.
  • Hip dysplasia: This is another orthopedic condition caused by a malformation of the hip socket. Hip dysplasia can lead to pain, lameness and arthritis.
  • Bloating: Bloating is a condition that affects the stomach and can be life-threatening. It is caused by the stomach filling with gas and twisting. This can cut off the blood supply to the stomach and send the dog into shock.
  • Heart Disease: Heart disease is a common problem in large breeds, and St. Bernards are no exception. There are several types of heart disease that can affect this breed, including subvalvular aortic stenosis (SAS) and pulmonary stenosis. Both conditions can lead to heart failure.
  • Cancer: Cancer is also a common condition in Saint Bernards. The most common cancer that occurs in this breed is osteosarcoma, a bone cancer. Other cancers that have occurred in this breed include lymphoma, mast cell tumors, and spleen tumors.

St. Bernards are a great breed, but like all breeds, they are prone to certain health conditions. If you are considering getting a St. Bernard or a mixed breed, be sure to read up on these diseases and talk to your veterinarian about how best to prevent them.

The coat of a Saint Bernard Bernese Mountain Dog mix is thick and can be either short or long. The most common colors are black, brown and white.

Fur length medium
Fur flat coated
Ear shape Floppy Ear
Tail fanned out
Anatomy massive, hefty, strong
Size ♀ 58 - 80 cm
Weight ♀ 36 - 120 kg
Size ♂ 64 - 90 cm
Weight ♂ 38 - 120 kg
Suitable For -
  • Hip dysplasia (HD)

    Hip dysplasia (HD) is a genetic condition in dogs where the hip joint is not shaped properly. This leads to pain, stiffness and restricted movement.

  • Cancer

    May be common in older dogs.

  • Kidney disease

    Symptoms of kidney disease in dogs: increased urination (polyuria) increased water intake. Inflammation of the mucous membrane of the mouth. Loss of appetite

  • Overweight

    Often, unfortunately, the dogs very much under excess weight. But the dogs themselves are never to blame!

  • Epilepsy

    Definition: Dog has epilepsy if, for example, at least two epileptic seizures occur more than 24 hours apart.

  • Skeletal disorders

    IPA, FPC and OCD occur in dogs at four to five months of age during the most severe growth spurt.

  • A St. Bernard-Bernese Mountain Dog mix is a cross between two popular dog breeds, the St. Bernard and the Bernese Mountain Dog. These two breeds are large working dogs that were originally bred for different purposes. The Saint Bernard was bred as a rescue dog in the Swiss Alps, while the Bernese Mountain Dog was originally bred as a farm dog in Switzerland. However, thanks to their loyalty, intelligence and gentle nature, these two breeds have become popular pets all over the world.

  • A St. Bernard-Bernese Mountain Dog mix usually inherits the best physical characteristics of both parent breeds. This means that they are large dogs with lots of muscle and bone mass. They also have a thick, double coat that is usually either red, white or black in color. Some St. Bernard and Bernese Mountain Dog mixes may also have a brindle coat.

  • The temperament of a St. Bernard Bernese Mountain Dog mix depends on what traits they have inherited from their parent breeds. However, both the St. Bernard and the Bernese Mountain Dog are known for being loyal, gentle and intelligent dogs. This means that a St. Bernard-Bernese Mountain Dog mix is likely to be a loving and affectionate pet that is also easy to train.

  • A Saint Bernard Bernese Mountain Dog mix needs a moderate amount of exercise. This means taking him for daily walks and giving him plenty of opportunities to play and run around in a safe, fenced area. It is important to note that due to their size, Saint Bernards and Bernese Mountain Dog mixes are not suitable for households with small children or other pets.

  • Some common health problems associated with Saint Bernard and Bernese Mountain Dog mixes are hip dysplasia, elbow dysplasia, and flatulence. However, these health problems are relatively rare and can often be avoided through responsible breeding practices.

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