Note: Newfoundlands do not tolerate heat well; some are sensitive to anesthesia.
Occasionally seen: Epilepsy
Avg Size of Female: Height: 26 inches, Weight: 100-120 pounds
Avg Size of Male: Height: 28 inches, Weight: 130-150 pounds
Major concerns: SAS, pulmonic stenosis, elbow dysplasia, CHD, gastric torsion
Minor concerns: OCD, entropion, ectropion, vWD, cataract
Suggested tests: Hip, elbow, cardiac, blood, (eye)
Life span: 8 – 10 years