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The Leonberger Club of America is the AKC Parent Club for the Leonberger Dog. The Leonberger Club of America, Inc., (LCA) was founded in 1985. The Leonberger Club of America is the oldest and largest Leonberger breed club in the United States. The core purpose of the club is to preserve the health, temperament, and type of the breed.

BoB 07 2014

Andrea Elliott-Casterline’s mission is to provide quality services that reflect her dedication to the health and well-being of the dogs in her care and that promote the sport of purebred dogs.

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Brittany Cipriotti handled Jake to an Award of Merit.—professional-handler.html


Worldwide Independent Leonberger Database

This Independent Leonbergerdatabase is the effort of many collectors through out the world. Because this database is being worked on by many, you will not find one particular person responsible.


Starhaven Kennel

Jake’s fabulous breeder – located in Gum Spring, VA.
Leonberger and Kuvasz breeder – Agi and Sandor Hejja, both natives of Hungary.


Sforzando Leonbergers

Matt and Susan have served as generous mentors.
Sforzando Leonbergers is a family kennel in the Piedmont of North Carolina dedicated to producing beautiful, sound, and healthy Leonbergers with strong presence of body and mind.