Who We Are

The Lagotto Romagnolo Foundation, Inc., a global non-profit organization recognized under the IRS 501(c)(3) in the United States, dedicates itself to the welfare of the Lagotto Romagnolo breed.

Our efforts are channeled into four key areas:

  1.  Advancing research into genetic diseases affecting the breed.
  2.  Maintaining a comprehensive, worldwide database of Lagotto Romagnolo dogs, their pedigrees, and health records.
  3.  Providing educational resources to breeders and potential owners, aimed at preserving and enhancing the breed’s health.
  4.  Fostering a united Lagotti community, encouraging collaboration for the breed’s betterment.

Mission Statement:

To promote the health and well-being of the Lagotto Romagnolo breed through dedicated research, education, and community engagement, ensuring a brighter future for the breed.

Vision Statement:

Envisioning a world where every Lagotto Romagnolo thrives in health and happiness, supported by a global network of knowledge, care, and cooperation.

Our Emphasis

Why the Concern?

The number of Lagotti (plural of Lagotto) continues to grow worldwide as the breed is more recognized and sought after.

A breeds growing popularity needs to be balanced with dedicated enthusiasts working together to educate and advocate for its future.

Our Breeder Resources and worldwide Breed Database are tools to educate, support research and encourage responsible, ethical breeding practices.

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Committed to protecting the health and longevity of the Lagotto Romagnolo through education and scientific research.
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With your money, we support research projects, maintain a health database and produce educational videos. The Lagotto Romagnolo Foundation, Inc. is tax exempt as 501(c)(3) organization.