Norwegian Elkhound
Norwegian Elkhound
Norwegian Elkhound


This breed is ancient, originating in Scandinavia 5,000 years ago.

Care and Health

Prone to cataracts and glaucoma. Has a self-cleaning coat that requires weekly brushing during shedding season.

Fun Fact

The Norwegian Elkhound is known for its stamina in sporting scenarios.

Good For

Families with children, people with active lifestyles, households with land or in rural areas.


Confident and Dependable


Size large, medium Fur, sheds a lot, high energy.

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