The Saint Bernard
is incredibly lovable, but this gentle giant is also a lot of work. He drools (and drools and drools) and is known to ingest items like socks and dishtowels. Because of his enormous size (130-180 pounds or more), you might think he’d like to hang out in your big backyard, but you'd be wrong — he’s prone to heatstroke and loves being around his people, so he’s very much an indoor dog.
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