Throughout the years, many influential breeders have shaped the Newfoundland that we know and love today. Here is a deeper look at some American kennels over the last century. These biographies and interviews from the 1970's are reprinted from early issues of NewfTide, the quarterly publication of the Newfoundland Club of America. When reading these articles, remember that as science and technology have improved, many best breeding practices have evolved. The views reflected in the articles are those of the breeders and authors of that time.