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Swedish Elkhound

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Overview: The Swedish Elkhound is an ancient working breed. They are very rare outside their home country and do best in large homes with plenty of room to run.
Breed Group: Herding
Weight (lbs): 55-60
Height (in): 17-20
Colors: gray
Coat: The coat is long and coarse. They have a soft undercoat that is usually white.
Character: Swedish Elkhounds are friendly, gentle and loyal.
Temperament: The Swedish Elkhound is gentle with children. They can be aggressive with other dogs.
Care: The coat needs to be brushed several times each week and bathed occasionally.
Training: Swedish Elkhounds are intelligent and does very well in obedience training.
Activity: This breed needs a lot of room to run in a large yard. They should not be kept in an apartment.
Country of Origin: Sweden
Life Expectancy: 10-12

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