1 year ago 1 year ago Awww 15 Cool Facts About Newfoundlands by Judy Powell 1 year ago1 year ago Facebook Twitter 7 Newfoundlands grew such a good reputation for their ability to rescue drowning swimmers that they were once required at lifeguard stations along the British coast. Judy Powell 1 year ago 8 The breed even has its own techniques when it comes to pulling people to shore. Judy Powell 1 year ago 9 If a swimmer is unconscious, it instinctively grips the person by the upper arm so that the body rolls on its back and the head is out of the water. Judy Powell 1 year ago Post PaginationPage 3 / 5 Like it? Share with your friends! Facebook Twitter 0 Comments Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.