|Ease of Training|
- He comes from Scandinavia
- He hunted elk, wolf, and bear and other wild animals
Personality and Behavior
- He's independent
- He's energetic, athletic and possesses lots of stamina
- He's good with kids
- He loves human company and likes to have someone with him at all time
- He likes to bark
- He makes a good watchdog
- He's easy to train because he learns commands at an above average rate.
- He sheds profusely! You will find a lot of hair in your home - stuck to your couch, carpets and clothes - and to just about everything else. You will be vacuuming regularly.
Grooming / Maintenance
- His medium-length coat only needs to be brushed occasionally. However, because it sheds profusely you may find yourself brushing it a couple of times a week, or even daily, to reduce the hair in your home (what you remove with a brush doesn't end up on the couch!).