A large muscular dog of a Swiss breed with a silky black coat, having white and russet markings.
More example sentences
- In the canine world, a blaze is a stunning showing of white fur on the chest of a Bernese mountain dog.
- Bernese mountain dogs are lovely to live with and fit in well with the family.
- At the beginning of the twentieth century the numbers had dwindled considerably and it was only through particular care in breeding that the Bernese Mountain dog was maintained.