What do you get when you combine a Newfoundland and a Swiss Mountain Dog? The Swiss Newfie, a large, cuddly, sweet dog who loves to look out for the family just as much as they love being your companion. Though these dogs are big, they aren't lazy and love to stay busy. Activities for Swiss Newfies should be low impact but keep them thinking. Most importantly, they want to be included and involved in every aspect of family life. If you're unsure of how to keep your Swiss Newfie entertained, read on for three great ideas your big ball of fur will love.
Activities for Swiss Newfies need to take into account their heritage as working dogs and their love of being part of the family. These sweet and gentle dogs are happy to play with children, even if it means they sometimes have to get dressed up. They also enjoy feeling like they have a job. Pulling a cart to help carry the load for the family will make them happy and proud as they walk down the street or make an appearance in a local parade. These dogs have wonderful personalities and will be an important part of your family.