Persons throwing off their coats and waistcoats like Newfoundland dogs.
"The Book-Hunter" by John Hill Burton
We had a Newfoundland dog by the name of Sancho, a most affectionate, faithful beast.
"Old Rail Fence Corners" by Various
A young Newfoundland dog, living in Glasgow a few years ago, acted, under similar circumstances, very much as Alp did.
"Stories of Animal Sagacity" by W.H.G. Kingston
An Englishman at Lausanne had a very favourite Newfoundland dog, which died.
"Olla Podrida" by Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)
Apropos of dogs, I found dear old Dake, the noble Newfoundland which H. gave us, look as intensely black and as grandly aristocratical as ever.
"The Shirley Letters from California Mines in 1851-52" by Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe
They had scarcely begun their cruel devastation, before the Newfoundland dog set out barking in a furious manner.
"The Little Quaker" by Susan Moodie
I mean of course the Newfoundland dog; not Dr. Sandford.
"Daisy" by Elizabeth Wetherell
Why was it necessary to have "a day of remarkable chilliness" (p. 3), and a Newfoundland dog rushing into the room (p. 6)?
"English: Composition and Literature" by W. F. (William Franklin) Webster
Hetty Adams has clipped that Newfoundland dog of hers.
"Anderson Crow, Detective" by George Barr McCutcheon
Maggie M. M. has a big Newfoundland dog, just her own age, nine years, which is her faithful friend.
"Harper's Young People, February 17, 1880" by Various
Newfoundland dogs are very wise and gentle, and, if treated kindly, are easily trained.
"Harper's Young People, March 2, 1880" by Various
Soon a shout was heard and down one of the gravel-walks, now a miniature river, rushed a Newfoundland dog, followed by a second man in overalls.
"Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science, Vol. 26, October, 1880" by Various
It was a splendid Newfoundland dog, with a thick, white, woolly coat which had obtained for him the name of Bruccio (white cheese).
"The Strand Magazine, Volume V, Issue 26, February 1893" by Various
Mr Barlow happened to have a large Newfoundland dog, equally famous for his good-nature and his love of the water.
"The History of Sandford and Merton" by Thomas Day
Mr. O'Mahony had not come back to be constantly on the watch, like a Newfoundland dog, without an object.
"The Landleaguers" by Anthony Trollope
Captain Dearborn tells us how downcast he was when he was forced to kill and eat his fine Newfoundland dog.
"Hero Stories from American History" by Albert F. Blaisdell
How do Newfoundland dogs sometimes punish small dogs that annoy them?
"Stories Pictures Tell" by Flora L. Carpenter
A small dog will require the yelk of one egg; and a Newfoundland the yelks of a dozen eggs.
"The Dog" by Dinks, Mayhew, and Hutchinson
The true Newfoundland is a very large dog and may reach 31 in.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 6" by Various
He was helpless and would undoubtedly have died there if his employer's Newfoundland dog had not dug him out.
"The Dogs of Boytown" by Walter A. Dyer