NEWFOUNDLAND THE ARISTOCRAT AMONG DOGS

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When rearing puppies give them food that is soft, such as well-boiled rice and milk, the moment they will lap, and, shortly afterwards, scraped lean meat. Newfoundland puppies require plenty of meat to cause proper development. The puppies should increase in weight at the rate of 3 lbs. A week, and this necessitates plenty of flesh, bone and muscle-forming meals, plenty of meat, both raw and cooked. Milk can also be good, but it requires to be strengthened with casein. The secret of developing school-age dogs with lots of bone and substance is to find a good start from birth, good feeding, warm, dry quarters, and freedom for the puppies to proceed and exercise themselves as they wish. Forced exercise can cause them to go wrong on their legs. Medicine shouldn't be required except for worms, and the puppies should be physicked for these shortly after they are weaned, and when three or four weeks old, or if they aren't thriving. If free of worms, Newfoundland puppies will be found very hardy, and, under appropriate conditions of food and quarters, they are simple to rear.
The look usually should indicate a puppy furniture of great strength, and very active because of his build and dimensions, moving freely with the body swung loosely between the thighs, which gives a small roll in gait. As regards size, the Newfoundland Club standard gives 140 lbs. To 120 pounds. Weight for a puppy, and 110 pounds. To 120 pounds. To get a bitch, using an average height at the shoulder of 27 inches and 25 inches respectively; but it's doubtful whether puppies in appropriate state do conform to both requirements.

Your body needs to be long, square, and enormous, loins strong and nicely filled; chest deep and broad; legs quite straight, somewhat short in proportion to the period of the body, and powerful, with round bone well covered with muscle; feet big, round, and shut. The grade of the jacket is very important; the jacket should be very compact, with plenty of undercoat; the outer coating somewhat harsh and quite straight.
Aside from colour, the types need to conform to the exact same standard. The muzzle should be short, squarefoot, and clean cut, eyes rather wide apart, deep set, dark and small, not showing some haw; ears little, with close side carriage, covered with fine short hair (there should not be a fringe to the ears), saying filled with intelligence, dignity, and kindness.



The dogs which take their name in the island of Newfoundland appeal to all lovers of animals.There are now two based types, the black and the black and white. There are also bronze-coloured dogs, but they're rare. The black range of the Newfoundland is basically black in colour; but this doesn't mean that there may be no other color, for most black Newfoundlands have some white marks. In fact, a white marking on the torso is said to be typical of the real breed. Any white on the head or body will set the puppy in another than black variety. The black colour should rather be of a dull jet look which approximates to brownish. At the other than black course, there may be tan and black, bronze, and white and black. The latter , also in this color, attractiveness of marking is very important. The mind should be black with a white muzzle and blaze, along with the human body and legs must be white with large patches of black on the quarters and saddle, with possibly other little black spots on the legs and body.