NORWEGIAN BUHUND

COUNTRY: Norway
WEIGHT: 26-40 pounds
HEIGHT: 17-18 inches
COAT: Thick, harsh
COLOR: Wheaten, black
OTHER NAMES: Norsk Buhund, Norwegian Sheepdog
REGISTRY: FCI, TKC
GROUP: Northern

That Norwegian Buhund is one of the FCI Norwegian dog race recognized . The name deduces itself of the Norwegian word le for hut, farm. For the first time this name became in 17. Century mentions. In a Wikingergrab of approximately 900 were bones of this type of dog. The Buhund and its universal dogs of the Norwegian farmers, to the Viehüten, were used ancestors to the hunt and to the guard of house and yard. 1943 it was recognized of the FCI as race.