in Aww 15 Historical Facts About St Bernards You Might Not Know by Alice White March 29, 2021, 3:48 pm Facebook Pinterest #7 The animals had thick skins, withstood the cold and had an excellent instinct, allowing them not only to smell a person under a snow block, but also to predict the next avalanche. #8 In addition, the dogs performed the function of a living heating pad: having dug up the victim, the St. Bernard lay down next to him to warm him and help him to hold out until help arrived. #9 At the beginning of the 19th century, as a result of an unknown infection, most of the dogs in the monastery of St. Bernard died. Page 3 of 5Previous 12345Next Facebook Pinterest See more Previous article 16 Amazing Facts About St Bernards You Might Not Know Next article 15 Facts About Raising and Training St Bernards Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.