Newfoundland

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Newfoundland

a very large (100-150 lb), black or bronze, longhaired dog with massive head, small pendulous ears and bushy tail. A black and white version is known as Landseer. The breed is predisposed to subaortic stenosis, cardiomyopathy and hypothyroidism.
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However, an interesting Canadian story emerged out of this famous and tragic battle: the tale of Gander, a Newfoundland dog that was given to the Royal Rifles and was taken to Hong Kong when they were shipped out.
The playwright has cleverly intertwined the author's own experiences in her feminist reinterpretation of the classic children's story, creating a fourth Darling brother and doing away with Nana, the Newfoundland dog.
This reviewer recalls bathing her own Newfoundland dog wearing waterproof jacket and trousers
Volunteers have responded to help rescue a Newfoundland dog that fell over a cliff near Enumclaw, Wash.
When a storm-tossed ship is in danger of breaking up, her father and brother race to the ship in their own small boat, but Anne sends her Newfoundland dog, Hairy Man, into the waves towards the ship.
The couple's daughter Natalie, 20, was not at home and their Newfoundland dog Leyla was also safe.
This painting includes one of the most famous pets in the history of art: "Porthos," the Newfoundland dog belonging to the Charpentier family.
3) and Portrait of a Newfoundland Dog (1803) and Marshall's Lord Jersey's Bay Colt Mameluke with his Trainer and Groom on Epsom Downs (1827).
The main narrator is Lewis's Newfoundland dog, Seaman, who tells us his secret name, Oolum, and comments on events with objectivity and humor.
No medical technologist or nurse is second-guessing her veterinarian's judgment; nobody is saying her life should not be saved because she is nine years old, and that's pretty old for a Newfoundland dog.
When a neighbor threatens Maggie's Newfoundland dog, Sirius, Maggie hides Sirius and says that he is gone.
The Newfoundland Dog Rescue Team will also be making a splash demonstrating what they do best I rescuing swimmers in trouble.

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