POPSUGAR Pets Dogs What Do You Know About Saint Bernards? by Pets 7/23/09 0 Shares Like us on Facebook Gentle giants, these dogs know how to drool! What else are Saint Bernards known for . . . and how much do you know? Test yourself on this big breed in this little quiz. What Do You Know About Saint Bernards? Saint Bernards have a highly developed sense of __________. Sight Hearing Smell Taste The Saint Bernard is both the tallest and heaviest dog breed. True False Where does this breed get its name? Archdeacon Bernard de Menthon Archdeacon Menthon de Bernard Archdeacon Menthon de Barryhunden Archdeacon Bernard de Barryhunden How many coat types are there for the Saint Bernard? One Two Three It is estimated that during three centuries of rescue work, the Saint Bernards at the Saint Bernard Pass have saved how many lives? Over 1,000 Over 2,000 Over 3,000 Name the group of Swiss bankers and animal lovers that set up a foundation to care for the Saint Bernards at the monastery. Larry Foundation Harry Foundation Barry Foundation Karry Foundation Which of the following diseases commonly affect this breed? Hip Dysplasia Elbow Dysplasia Bloat All of the above Although real working rescue dogs do not carry them, what was traditionally carried inside the Saint Bernard's iconic barrel? Water Cold medicine Dog treats Alcohol Progress Source: Getty Read More BreedsExamQuizDogs Dogs The 10 Most Expensive Dog Breeds As If You Needed Another Reason to Adopt a Pet . . . John Legend Gives His 2 Dogs the Wedding of a Lifetime 10 Myth-Busting Realities About Shelter Dogs Get inspired with our daily newsletter Sign up for our daily newsletter. Vegetarian Love and Sex Tech Home Food DIY Sign up with tyuli 5 years 3/8 I don't really know about them :( sham28 5 years I KNOW THAT THEY ARE ADORABLE!!!! MFOX4 5 years Saint Bernards are the very best dogs and are the cutest puppies. Just make sure you have piles of towels handy for the drool! Be careful to purchase from a reputable breeder to help avoid getting one with hip dysplasia. I love my HRH Walter! tiff58 5 years I've had my Saint since he was 6 weeks old- he is truly a gentle giant. He just has the sweetest heart.