Historically, the Bernese Mountain Dog served as a farm dog of the midland regions of Switzerland, mostly around the city of Berne.

Early Bernese painting, Paulus Potter

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History of Bernese.

Recent Site Updates

• 2017-11-16 • Specialty 2018
Update to the schedule, committee list, and judges.

• 2017-11-09 • Calendar & Regional Club Data
Regularly scheduled update.

• 2017-10-26 • Calendar & Regional Club Data
Regularly scheduled update, with some notable changes! Social media links for clubs and individual events are available for the first time. We also have a new Grand Master Draft Dog in the gallery!

• 2017-10-12 • Calendar & Regional Club Data
Update to Calendar, including draft premium.

• 2017-09-07 • Calendar & Regional Club Data
Regularly scheduled update to the events calendar and regional club data. New draft premium list and new supported entry and specialty event premiums.