Lanebern Saint Bernards

Breeder, Exhibitor & Championship Show Judge of St Bernards

Also Judge of Bullmastiff & Great Dane                                       

                  Health issues in the St Bernard

Sadly the St Bernard is not without its problems when it comes to health.

By clicking on the links below, you can read about the various problems & treatments (if any).

The list is not exhaustive, but does cover the 'main' health concerns 


Cruciate Ligament Problems 

Ear Problems 

Elbow Dysplasia 


Eye Problems 

GDV - BLOAT  & Acupressure Bloat Points

Heart Problems

Heat Stroke & Overheating 

Hip Dysplasia 

A good video re Hip Dysplasia (




Pyometra in the Bitch

Skin & Coat Problems 




Recent Photos