The Norwegian Buhund dog breed has got the ability to deal with all types of jobs and sports a dog can do with ease independence and intelligence, and eager to amuse. He requires a great deal of attention and exercise because he is a quick learner.

norwegian buhund

Crucial Stats

Dog Breed Group: Herding Dogs

Height: 1 foot, 4 inches to 1 foot, 6 inches tall at the shoulder

Weight: 26 to 40 pounds

Life Span: 12 to 15 years

 

Norwegian Buhund Dog Breed

The Norwegian Buhund dog breed belongs to Norway, where he was used to guard the farm and herd livestock. The trait he has got is rare among the Spitz dog breeds: a passion to amuse. Has got the ability to deal with all types of jobs such as ranging from hearing dog, to a competitor in swiftness, to a police dog, and obedience trials. He has the tendency to bark for alerting that makes him a good watchdog, although he is apparently really friendly. The dog breed requires a great deal of strong exercise and playtime per day. He has got highly loving nature with his family and the kids. He enjoys a cuddle romping in the park. The breed needs a kind consistent training which is fairly indispensable for this intelligent dog, as well as the involvement of family.

 

Size

Males: stand 17 to 18.5 inches at the shoulder

Weight: 31 to 40 pounds

Females: stand 16 to 17.5 inches

Weight: 26 to 35 pounds