The Finnish Spitz is a hunting dog that originated in Finland. It is the national dog of Finland.
Appearance & Grooming
The Finnish Spitz is a medium-sized dog. The breed has a dense double coat in red and gold. The Finnish Spitz sheds seasonally and requires weekly brushing when shedding.
Behavior & Disposition
The Finnish Spitz is courageous, active, and lively. Adult supervision is recommended when playing with children and other dogs.
The Finnish Spitz has a high activity level. For optimal health, the Finnish Spitz should be carefully monitored for calorie consumption and avoid foods containing cooked bones and high fat contents.
Fun, short training sessions are an effective way to train the Finnish Spitz. Early socialization and obedience training are recommended.