Breed: Greenland dog
Family: Utility dog
Nationality: The Scandinavian countries
Weight (kg): 27 - 47.5
Size (cm): 57 - 68
Hair type: rough, with a shorter, waterproof undercoat
Color Standards: All colors are allowed, with the exception of albino.
Origin and History: A descendant of arctic wolves, selected for their power and energy. These dogs were originally used to pull sleds in the Arctic.
Personality: Rustic, vigorous, lively, independent, affectionate, sociable. May be aggressive towards other dogs, or to protect food.
Health problem known: No health problem known to date.
Note: Resistant to very low temperatures. Needs firm training and has hypoallergenic hair.