Internationale Union für Leonberger Hunde



"The Dog of Leonberg" a trilogy by Metha Stramer. Languages English, German, French, Dutch. ISBN 9789081342612. The books can be ordered via

"The Leonberger", (in English) by Guido Perosino, Available from the author : write Dr. Guido Perosino, "L’Olmo" Via dei Colli, 20 - 06084 Bettona (Pg) Italy email:

"Leonberger -Heute-"   ISBN 3-933228-54-9   KYNOS-Verlag. in Deutscher Sprache, ca. 115 Seiten, viele Farbphotos.
Das Buch ist im Buchhandel und auch bei erhältlich.

Der Leonberger,(in German) by Hannelie Schmitt and Gerhard Zerle. Verlagsgesellschaft, Rudolf Muller, Koln-Braunsfeld, 1982, completely rev.ed. 1996.

Il Leonberger, (in Italian) by Guido Perosino, Giovanni De Vecchi, Milano, 1993.

Le Léonberg (in French) by Dr. Maurice Luquet, Editions de Vecchi, Paris, 1996.

Le Léonberg (in French) by Georges Blin, Petbook Editions, 1998

The History of the Leonberger in Great Britain, (in English)by Larry Rahmer. Available from the Leonberger Club of Great Britain.

Leonbergerboken,(in Swedish) by Margareta Gustafson-Eskner and Ulrika Rogert., 1996, Available from the Swedish Leonberger Club

Leonberger,(in Czech) by Daniela Kuntová. Dona Press, Komenshého 37, 370 01, Czech Republic, 1994, ISBN # 80-900080-2-X.

The Leonberger,(in English) by Angela White, t.f.h. Books. England, 1998. Available from the Leonberger Club of Great Britain or from

"The Leonberger," Chapter 37 pp 141-144 of A Celebration of Rare Breeds,by Cathy J. Flamholtz, OTR Publications, PO Box 1243 Ft. Payne, Alabama.

A Practical Guide to Selecting a Large Dog,by Joan Palmer. Tetra Press, London, 1987


A special issue of Der Hund (Germany) on the Leonberger celebrating the 150th anniversery of the founding of the breed. May, 1996.

"The Leonberger, the golden-hearted lion dog." By Sharon Pfaumer in Dog World (USA), July 1996, pp. 14-22.

"The Leonberger", A special supplement in the The New Zealand Kennel Gazette,Vol.36, No.3 April, 1996.

"The Leonberger", in Dogs Monthly (UK) by Larry Rahmer, Vol. 16, No. 4, April 1998. Available from Tamaryn Hodge for the cover price and international postage. Email

The 1994 through 1998 editions of the Dogs USA Annual have full page announcements by the Leonberger Club of America in the Breed Gallery and a breed description in the USA Directory of Breeds.

"Een berghond terug uit het dal" and "Rasstandaard 145 op de snijtafel" in De Honden Wereld,(NL) no. 3, 1998.

"Leonbergr" in Svet Psu (CZ), no.6/1998.

A 9 page special on the Leonberger in "Revue Chiens 2000", France, no. 270, november 2000.