Finnish Spitz

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Size :14-16 kg (31-35lb), 38-50cm (15-20in)


Training:time consuming

Colour :golden red

This lively independent breed has long been USD for hunting in eastern Finland and thekarelian region of Russia . The national dog of Finland it is still a popular gundog in it’s homeland . The breed remain close to it’s origin both physicaly with a thick insulating coat that makes it almost impervious to cold and in character . It is used to follow game that takes refuge in trees , keeping up a continuous loud barking until the hunter arrives . This noisy trait makes it a good choice for guard dog . This breed is known asthe finsk spets or suomenpystykorva, in it’s native land . After the Russian revolution , those living in karelia were called Karol -finish Laikas . Distinctly foxlike in appearance , this dog thrives on activity and is not the most biddable of breeds , so may not be the best choice for a family pet