Their thick coats add to the appearance of an imposing yet beautiful breed, but underneath these dogs are just big softies! If you are looking for a playful and patient companion, the Newfoundland is a great choice.
1 The Newfoundland dog was originally bred as a working dog in Newfoundland, an island off the East Coast of Canada.
2 The name might not get points for originality, but it gives you some insight into the climate these dogs were bred for.
3 Since Newfoundland is surrounded by the icy waters of the Atlantic Ocean, the second fact in this list will come as no surprise.