Finland’s charming redhead has lots to say.

Vital Stats

Height: 15 to 20 inches at shoulder tall
Weight: 20 to 35 pounds
Coat: shades of golden-red with white tips
Life span: 12 to 15 years or older

Summary
Finnish Spitz were originally were bred to hunt a variety of small and large game, and then bark when they found something.

Today they’re considered “talkative” companions who will keep you apprised of just about everything going on in your surroundings. Full Finnish Spitz profile on DogTime.com

Need for exercise:
5 out of 5 stars (5.0 / 5)
Playfulness:
5 out of 5 stars (5.0 / 5)
Tendency to bark or howl:
5 out of 5 stars (5.0 / 5)
Watchdog ability:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Compatible with kids:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Intelligence:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Mouthiness:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Amount of shedding:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Vigor:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Good for new owners:
2 out of 5 stars (2.0 / 5)
Ease at being home alone:
2 out of 5 stars (2.0 / 5)
Ease of training:
2 out of 5 stars (2.0 / 5)
Easy to groom:
1 out of 5 stars (1.0 / 5)
Average:
3.3 out of 5 stars (3.3 / 5)