Once a hunter of bear and wolf, this lively Spitz breed is now a versatile companion.

Vital Stats

Height: 16 to 18.5 inches at shoulder
Weight: 26 to 40 pounds
Coat: thick double coat
Life span: 12 to 15 years or more

Intelligent, independent, and eager to please, the Norwegian Buhund can handle all kinds of dog jobs and sports with ease. He needs lots of exercise and attention, and is a quick learner. Full Norwegian Buhund profile on DogTime.com
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