Canis ISSN: 2398-2942 Norwegian Buhund Introduction Biological Data Introduction General information An ancient breed originating in Norway as a hunter's companion and sled puller. Its strong herding instincts were also used with sheep and cattle. Easy to obedience train, good with children and a good guard dog. Suitable for the urban environment. Prefers cold climates but also tolerates the heat. Biological Data This article is available in full to registered subscribers Sign up now to purchase a 30 day trial, or Login Further ReadingPublicationsRefereed papers Recent references from PubMed and VetMedResource. Other sources of information For information on Genetic Testing Providers (labs), genetic tests, and tests by breed, visit International Partnership for Dogs: https://dogwellnet.com/. For a list of DNA tests available for certain breeds worldwide, visit Kennel Club Worldwide DNA tests: https://www.thekennelclub.org.uk/health/for-breeders/dna-testing-simple-inherited-disorders/worldwide-dna-tests/. The Kennel Club Breed-specific requirements and recommendations including health screening: www.thekennelclub.org.uk/media/9846/abs_breed_specific_requirements_and_recommendations_web.pdf Organisation(s) Visit the Kennel Club website to search for details of KC-registered breed clubs: thekennelclub.org.uk/services/public/findaclub/breed/. Norwegian Buhund Club: www.norwegian-buhund.org.uk. Visit the American Kennel Club website to search for details of AKC-recognized breed clubs: www.akc.org/clubs/search. Norwegion Buhund Club of America :www.buhund.org.