Breed Standard

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Due to possible copyright infringements, regarding the publication of the Breed Standard, it is not possible at this time to publish this information directly on to this Website.


However, the Bernese Mountain Dog Breed Standard is published on The Kennel Club website, which lays out in detail the information required.


Select here to be directed to The Kennel Club, Bernese Mountain Dog Breed Standard.


Any problems with terminology can be sourced from the bottom of the above Breed Standard page, as a PDF file link called “Glossary of Canine Terms”.