Finnish Spitz Breed Profile
Finnish Spitz Breed ProfileThe national breed of Finland and conforming to traditional Spitz-type characteristics such as an keenness for hunting and a lively nature.
Finnish Spitz Character
Intelligent but independent and seeking fun at all times, the Finnish Spitz is an active breed renowned for their barking, so maybe not suitable for areas of dense population. The Breed Standard describes them as having "courage tempered with caution."
Finnish Spitz Size
The Breed Standard specifies a height of 43-50cms for dogs and 39-45cm for bitches and a weight of between 13-16kg.
Finnish Spitz Health
There are no known common conditions that afflict the Finnish Spitz.
Finnish Spitz Special Care
The Finnish Spitz thrives on being included in the family and will not respond well to inconsistent training patterns.
Remember! All breed profiles are general and every dog is an individual.