Dog Breed of the Day: Finnish Hound

Finnish_Hound_1

From Dog Breed Info: Friendly, calm and never aggressive, yet energetic in the hunt, the Finnish Hound is used as a hunting dog for hare and fox by following the scent. Eager to hunt in difficult circumstances. He works independently, is a versatile tracker and pursues the quarry with passionate barking. Make sure you are this dog’s calm, but firm, confident pack leader to prevent behavior issues. Proper human to canine communication is essential. This is an energetic working dog with enormous stamina. It needs to be taken on daily, brisk, long walks, where the dog is made to heel beside or behind the human holding the lead.

Given that we’re not in hunting country we haven’t come across too many Finnish Hound owners.   But if any of you out there own a Finnish Hound we’d love to see pictures of your dog.  Also be sure to send in videos or share any great stories you might have.  In the meantime please enjoy this gallery of Finnish Hound dogs and puppies.  Be sure to click “next” beneath each photo to view them all!

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Finnish_Hound_11

Finnish_Hound_10

Finnish_Hound_9

Finnish_Hound_8

Finnish_Hound_7

Finnish_Hound_6

Finnish_Hound_5

Finnish_Hound_4

Finnish_Hound_3


Add Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

The Top 10 American Dog Names of 2018
Tom Holland and his Affinity for Dogs
Veteran’s Firsthand Account Of How His Canine Companion Changed His Life
California Forces Pet Stores to Sell Only Dogs and Cats From Shelters
Border Collie Boston Terrier Cane Corso Chihuahua Corgi French Bulldog German Shepherd Golden Retriever Great Dane Pit Bulls Rottweiler Siberian Husky Tibetan Mastiff
The Top Three Family Dogs of 2019
The Five Most Popular Spaniel Breeds in the World
10 Things You Didn’t Know about the Spinone Italiano
What are Raised Hackles in Dogs and What Does it Mean?
Important Tips on How to Prevent Kennel Cough
Dog Laws That Every Single K9 Owner Should Know
Five of the Biggest Winter Health Hazards for Dogs
Five Ways to Help Local Homeless Animals When Adoption is Not An Option
What is Uveitis in Dogs and How is It Treated?
What is a Dog Eye Ulcer and How is It Treated?
What is Puppy Pyoderma and How is it Treated?