5: Working Dogs
Level: Moderate - High
Function: reindeer herding
Keen, courageous, calm and willing to learn. Friendly and Faithful.
a sociable dog who wants to work for and please the handler
at all times.
for: Most people/families.
Not many in Australia
10 - 14 years.
Dogs between 46 - 52cms
20 - 21kgs;
Bitches between 41 - 47cms
19 - 20kgs.
All colours are permitted. The basic colour must be dominant.
Colours other than the basic colour can occur on head, neck, chest,
underside of the body, on legs and tail.
Profuse, the males especially have an abundant mane.
The outer coat is long, straight and harsh. On the head and on the
front of the legs, the coat is shorter. There must be a soft and
Appearance: Medium sized body. Eyes & nose dark.
Ears erect. Tail bushy & curls over onto the back.