This breed descends from the Italian retrievers. He has a thick and curly coat that covers his entire body. This is a true working dog with a high energy level. In general, Lagotto Romagnolo is very easy to be trained and makes an excellent watchdog. This breed is a prime choice for families with small children, and they usually get along well with cats and other dogs, too. You might expect him to bark, dig, or steal food when he gets bored. This breed has a medium energy level; daily physical and mental exercises are required for them. The average weight of the Lagotto Romagnolo is 24 to 35 pounds, and its size is about 16 to 20 inches.