The Greater Swiss Mountain dog breed was developed to be an all-around working dog, herding cattle, pulling carts, and standing guard. These days, the Swissy enjoys life as a family pet, but because of his working heritage, he enjoys being busy. This powerful breed excels in all sorts of dog sports, from agility to weight pulling. See all Greater Swiss Mountain Dog characteristics below! Greater Swiss Mountain Dog Breed Information, Pictures, Characteristics & Facts - DogtimeInitiate Gallery Additional articles you will be interested in: Adoption
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Key Vitals of Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
Name Dog Breed Group Height Weight Life Span
Greater Swiss Mountain Dog Working Dogs 1 foot, 11 inches to 2 feet, 4 inches tall at the shoulder 85 to 140 pounds 7 to 9 years