Your Swissie is a noble, magnificent dog with a rich history. Like his cousin, the Bernese Mountain Dog, he may be prone to a dry nose, rough paws and other issues. Our Shopping Portal page showcases everything that features the Recommended For Your Greater Swiss Mountain Dog on the label, plus, other products that may benefit your Swissie.
It was assumed the Greater Swiss Mountain Dog had become extinct by the end of the 1800s, but a few representatives of the breed were discovered in the early 1900s and interest was revived.
Great Swiss Mountain Dog Factoids
Did you know the Greater Swiss Mountain Dog was used as part of the start of the Rottweiler breed? Their DNA was introduced to add their cart pulling prowess.
The Greater Swiss Mountain Dog genetics was also used to save the St. Bernard when illness struck the last of the breeding stock.