The New-Pen-Del Newfoundland Club (NPD) encourages and promotes the purebred Newfoundland dog. NPD provides education and information to members, breeders, and all those who love and are loved by these gentle giants. NPD also maintains a placement network to provide a safe and healthy environment for Newfoundland dogs in our region. NPDs’ regional territory covers the states of New Jersey, Delaware and Pennsylvania.
New•found•land Pronunciation: ‘nü-f&n(d)-l&nd, ‘nyü-, -“land; n(y)ü-‘faund-l&nd Function: noun Etymology: Newfoundland, Canada
Any of a breed of very large heavy highly intelligent black, black and white, or bronze dogs developed in Newfoundland. Newfoundland dog (Zo[“o]l.), a breed of large dogs, with shaggy hair, which originated in Newfoundland, noted for intelligence, docility, and swimming powers. Source: Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)