Like having a child, bringing a pet into your life is a major commitment — and, ultimately, an expensive one. But the amount of money you’ll spend on your four-legged friend can vary wildly depending upon which breed of dog you select, and these breeds are among the most costly to own.
Bernese Mountain Dog
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