The name by which this breed is now known is the Saint Bernard and this name comes from the monks of the Saint Bernard monastery from the hospice at the St. Bernards Great Pass who kept the dogs for rescue missions in the Alps. (2/14) by Judy Powell August 20, 2020, 9:16 am Credit Judy Powell 0 Previous 2/14 Next View full list See more Previous article The Doberman is extremely intelligent and has been used for search and rescue, police work, and therapy. Next article …because your boxer is your child. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.