Finnish Hound Breed Overview, Temperament and More
Finnish Hound is a tri colored, medium sized, short coated hound that is strongly built but not heavy. Males and females should have distinctly marked sex characteristics.
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Typical of Scandinavia's Stovare type of hunting hound, the Finnish version, called Suomenajokoira in its native land, is about a hundred years old. It was created by crossing English Foxhounds, French and German hounds and some of the older Stovare types in Sweden.
Finnish Hound Breed Information
In Finland in the beginning of 19th century there were in addition to the finnish country dogs also many dogs resembling the European hound breeds. After the establishment of the Finnish Kennel Club in 1889 the development of the Finnish Hound began.
Finnish Hound Breed Information and Pictures
The Finnish Hound can trace its origins to 19th century Finland. It was at that time that Tammelin, a blacksmith, began to cross various breeds of dog. He eventually crossed German Swiss, English, and Scandinavian hounds, resulting in what is now known as the Finnish Hound.
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The Finnish Hound was the most popular breed in Finland for a long time, but now because of urbanization, Retrievers and German Shepherds have taken the leading positions, although the Finnish Hound is still the most popular companion of the hunter. Really no one keeps them for any reason other than hunting, and no breeder sells the puppies merely as show dogs or pets.
Finnish Hound (Suomenajokoira) - Eukanuba Breedopedia
The Finnish Hound is a beautiful breed of dog with a calm and friendly nature which helps him to make friends wherever he goes. The Finnish Hound is a very energetic breed, enjoying hunting in the fields and using its excellent nose to track down its quarry. Affectionate to its owner, the Finnish Hound has made friends, not just in the hunting community but as a companion as well.
Finnish Hound (Suomenajokoira)
Finnish Hound (Suomenajokoira) is a handsome and incredibly effective hunting dog with its homeland in Finland. It enjoys well-deserved popularity among Scandinavian hunters for its sharp nose, persistence, sonorous voice and capability to work on a harsh terrain and in a hostile climate of its native country.
Finnish Hound Information, Pictures, Reviews and Q&A
Finnish Hound information, Photos, Q & A and Reviews. Also learn about training and care. Ask Finnish Hound questions and view photos. We provide a complete guide for the breed. Learn about Finnish Hound characteristics and owernship requirements.
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Finnish Lapphund Dog Breed Information - American Kennel Club
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Finnish Hound -Suomen Kennelliitto
The Finnish Hound is a native breed and one of the most popular dog breeds in Finland. It is used almost solely to hunt hares or foxes. It works independently, tracking either earth or airborne scent and will pursue game and bark passionately. The long hunting season for hares and foxes contribute to the breed's popularity.
Finnish Hound Dog Breed Information and Pictures
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Finnish Hound - Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia
Wikipedia's information about the Finnish hound.