We outline the different questions that you’ll be asking in relation to microchipping your Finnish Spitz. How much it costs, who is responsible for microchipping and your legal requirements in ensuring these details are kept up to date and much more.
Bred as a hunting dog, the Finnish Spitz was used to flush out game birds from dense forests. Its keen sense of smell and loud bark made it an ideal hunting companion.
The breed was officially recognized by the Finnish Kennel Club in 1892 and has since become the national dog of Finland.
With its fox-like appearance and lively personality, the Finnish Spitz is a popular companion dog. It is known for its intelligence, loyalty, and alertness.
The breed is also renowned for its distinctive bark, which can be heard from up to a mile away. This unique trait earned the Finnish Spitz the nickname "the Barking Bird Dog."
Today, the Finnish Spitz is a beloved family pet, prized for its affectionate nature and playful spirit.
Finnish Spitz Breed Facts
Height (Adult): Male: 38 to 45cm Female: 35 to 42cm
Weight (Adult): Male: 8 to 11kg Female: 7 to 10kg
Life Expectancy: 12 to 15 years
Temperament: Friendly, Alert, Loyal, and Playful
When Should I Spay or Neuter My Finnish Spitz?
Wanting to know when is best to spay or neuter your Finnish Spitz? We’ve worked out the typical timeframes and let you know more about what you need to consider.
Is Your Finnish Spitz Bored? Here Are The Signs To Look For
We’ve noted the signs you need to look out for that might suggest that your Finnish Spitz is potentially bored or lonely. Read them and see what options you may have.
Best Ways To Exercise Your Finnish Spitz?
Finnish Spitzs are playful dogs who love to be out and about, exercising as often as possible. Yet, statistics have shown that 1 in 5 Finnish Spitz owners don’t regularly walk their dog, behaviour that, if sustained, can result in health problems in the long term. Exercising your Finnish Spitz doesn’t have to be a […]