Category: Non Sporting Dogs
Facts about Norwegian Lundehund Dogs, "Scientific name for Norwegian Lundehund Dog, or domestic canine, is Canis lupus familiaris".
The Norwegian Lundehund Dog is a tiny variety of dog that hails from Norway and belongs to the Spitz category. Originally, the Norwegian Lundehund Dog breed was bred for the tracking of puffins and their eggs. The other name of this dog breed is Norwegian Puffin Dog, and it is called by the nickname Lundehund.
Norwegian Lundehund Dogs have two times the amount of ear muscles than people. Facts a Norwegian Lundehund Dogs can hear a sound at four times the distance of a human. Sound frequency is measured in Hertz (Hz) Def-Hertz is the measurement of frequency, explicitly it's one cycle per second. The higher the Hertz are, the higher the pitched the sound is. Norwegian Lundehund Dogs hear best at 45,000 Hz to 65,000 Hz, while humans hear best at around 20 Hz to 20,000 Hz.
The Norwegian Lundehund Dog in the average height to the shoulders 12 to 15 inches (30.5 to 38 cm). The average female is 12 to 13 3/4 inches (30.5 to 34.8). The average weight is 13 to 20 pounds (5.9 to 9 kg).
The Norwegian Lundehund Dog is the only dog that has six toes on each foot. The Norwegian Lundehund Dog breed is a square body Spitz dog, which has a small body, moderately frivolous with different secondary sex qualities. The Norwegian Lundehund Dog breed has some strange attributes that other dog breeds do not. Each foot of the Norwegian Lundehund Dog has six toes and two dewclaws. It possesses joints in the neck nape that other dogs do not contain. The shoulder joints of the Norwegian Lundehund Dog breed are very flexible. The Norwegian Lundehund Dog have average-sized, vertical ears and have more mobility than the standard dogs. The brown colored eyes are quite deep-set and it has a small wedge shaped head.
The Norwegian Lundehund Dog has reasonably built hindquarters appropriate for nimbleness rather than pace. The Norwegian Lundehund Dog legs are strong, and the tail is carried loop-shaped, or somewhat rolled above the top line, or suspending. The standoff coat of the Norwegian Lundehund Dog breed is short and rough. Its thick top fur lies flat against its body. The fur will be reddish-brown to fallow in color, with relatively black hair tips, or grey, or black, all with white marks, or white tips with dark marks. Usually, the matured Norwegian Lundehund Dog has more different black dots in the external coat than the young one.Norwegian Lundehund Dogs sweat glands are between their paw pads.
Facts a Norwegian Lundehund Dog sees in color and have better low light vision. Norwegian Lundehund Dogs have three eyelids, a lower lid, an upper eyelid lid and a third lid, that is called a haw or nictitating membrane, this keeps the dogs eye protected and moist. Norwegian Lundehund Dogs eyes have a special membrane for seeing better at night, called a tapetum lucidum - a dogs reflective layer in the choroid chiefly of nocturnal, causing the eyes to glow when light at night hits the eyes and they consist of some layers of smooth flat cells covered by a section of double deformed crystals.
The Norwegian Lundehund Dog breed is sociable and adores humans. They are not violent and will nestle with other dogs or people for hours. The Norwegian Lundehund Dog feel affection for playing and enjoying long sessions of the game. The Norwegian Lundehund Dogs are inquisitive, and they are prepared to travel around the world. The Norwegian Lundehund Dog breed is clever and can be taught for nimbleness. Owing to the unique qualities of the Norwegian Lundehund Dog breed, it makes an excellent hunter.
The Norwegian Lundehund Dog breed is trouble-free to groom. However, a regular combing and brushing with a hard, bristle brush is necessary, paying concentration on the undercoat. This dog variety is a heavy shedder.
The maximum lifespan of the Norwegian Lundehund Dog breed is 12 years.
All dogs are identical in makeup big or small– 42 permanent teeth and 321 bones. Norwegian Lundehund Puppies have 28 teeth and when they become adult Norwegian Lundehund Dogs they have 42 teeth.
Female Norwegian Lundehund Dogs are in heat for matting for about 20 days twice a year. Norwegian Lundehund Puppies for their first few weeks will sleep ninety percent of the day and their vision is not fully developed until after the first month. Female Norwegian Lundehund Dogs are pregnant for 60 days before they’re puppies are born.
If purchasing a Norwegian Lundehund Dog from a breeder, make sure to find a good breeder with references check at least two to three of the puppies that were purchased from this breeder.
Only humans and dogs have prostates and a dog doesn't have an appendix.
Norwegian Lundehund Dog’s nose prints can be used to identify them, their nose prints are like a humans finger print. Facts a Norwegian Lundehund Dog smells more than 1,000 times stronger than that of a human. A Norwegian Lundehund Dog’s nose, secretes a thin layer of mucous that helps it absorb scent, after that they lick their noses and sample the scent through their mouth.
The Norwegian Lundehund Dog belongs to the Non-Sporting Group and in 2011 it was recognized by (AKC) American Kennel Club.
A Norwegian Lundehund Dog’s mouth can apply approximately 150 to 200 pounds of pressure per square inch and an American Pit Bull Terrier, German Shepherd Dog and a rottweiler can have 320 LBS of pressure on avg.
Average body temperature for a Norwegian Lundehund Dog is between 101 to 102.5 degrees
A dog is an omnivore, (definition-they eat both other animals and plants). All Dogs are direct descendants of wolves.
Norwegian Lundehund Dogs pant to keep cool with 10 to 35 breaths per minute with an average of 24 breaths per minute. A large dog breed resting heart beats between 60 to 100 times per minute, and a small dog breed’s heart beats on average between 100 to 140 pant a lot.
The number one heath problems amongst Norwegian Lundehund Dogs is obesity, so always make sure your Norwegian Lundehund Dog doesn't get to fat. Many foot problems that Norwegian Lundehund Dogs have are just an issue of long toenails.