The Leonberger is a giant dog breed. The breed’s name derives from the city of Leonberg in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. According to legend, the Leonberger was ostensibly bred as a “symbolic dog” that would mimic the lion in the town coat of arms.

Origin: Germany

Weight: Female: 90–130 lbs (41–59 kg), Male: 100–160 lbs (48–75 kg)

Height: Female: 26–30 inches (65–75 cm), Male: 28–31 inches (72–80 cm)

Temperament: Obedient, Loyal, Fearless, Companionable, Adaptable, Loving

Colors: Mahogany, Sandy, Red, Yellow

Litter Size: 8 puppies

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