Norwegian Lundehund Information

Norwegian LundehundA rare, ancient breed, the Norwegian Lundehund is a small, agile pup who was once used to retrieve puffins off the coast of Norway. He is extremely athletic with loads of energy and can be a bit stubborn at times.

Norway’s little hunter possesses characteristics not found in any other dog. For example, six toes on each foot; pointy ears that fold closed; and the ability to push his head backward until it touches his backbone – something very important for puffin hunting. For coloring, their dense coat ranges from white to red to black and several colors in between.

Average Size

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Height: 1ft 1in - 1ft 3in     Weight: 13-16lbs

Behavior

  • Affection
  • Children
  • Strangers
  • Other Dogs
  • Barking

Care

  • Grooming
  • Shedding
  • Easy to Train
  • Time Alone
  • Exercise Need

Environment

  • Apartments
  • Cold Tolerance
  • Heat Tolerance

All dogs have their own personality and unique training, causing them to differ slightly from these breeds stats. However, please let us know if we made an error in the stats, we appreciate your help!

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