Swedish Vallhund

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Dog Ratings

5 Stars = Most Ideal; 1 Star = Least Ideal
Healthiness
Healthiness
Affectionate
Affectionate
Playful
Playful
Watchdog
Watchdog
Children
Children
Energy
Energy
Grooming
Grooming
Other Dogs
Other Dogs
Training
Training
Cats
Cats
Intelligence
Intelligence
Popularity
Popularity
New People
New People
Shedding
Shedding
Hypoallergenic
Hypoallergenic

Dog Information

Body Size:
Medium
Coat Type:
Medium
Price:
$600 - $1000
Lifespan:
12 yrs - 14 yrs
Weight:
25 lbs - 35 lbs
Height:
12 " - 16 "
Breed Group:
Herding

Overview

The Swedish Vallhund is a alert, watchful, energetic, and friendly small dog breed that can bring a lot of love and happiness into your life. The Swedish Vallhund, which may also be referred to as Vaestgoetaspets, Vallhund, Swedish Cattle Dog, is a great small dog that you will easily fall in love with. If you want to know more about the dog you are looking into, it is best to start with their descendants, the Swedish Vallhund descends from Cardigan Welsh Corgi and Pembroke Welsh Corgi. The Swedish Vallhund can live anywhere from 12 to 14 years, giving everyone around them a lasting experience with their alert, watchful, energetic, and friendly personality! The Swedish Vallhund belongs to the Herding breed group due to many factors that resulted in them being put into this group. The Swedish Vallhund is a moderately popular dog, many owners have loved it and some have had not so pleasing experiences. If you like what you have read so far, the Swedish Vallhund may be the perfect small dog for you, please continue reading and you may find your perfect pet!

Body Characteristics

The Swedish Vallhund is known for its Medium size, which may be a deciding factor for those searching for a small dog. The Swedish Vallhund, or Vaestgoetaspets, Vallhund, Swedish Cattle Dog, varies in height from anywhere between 12in to 16in, which may be a deciding factor for many who are looking into this small dog. The Swedish Vallhund can weigh between 25lbs to 35lbs making it an excellent choice for those who are looking for a Medium small dog! The Swedish Vallhund has a Medium coat that can often be described as tight, harsh out coat with a soft, and dense undercoat, making them perfect for being inside or outside pets. If you are looking into choosing the Swedish Vallhund to join your family, you may find it with a coat in the colors of gray, red-yellow, red-brown, or gray-brown.

Temperament

The Swedish Vallhund is a very smart dog that will always surprise you with the things it may learn how to do. The Swedish Vallhund is above average when it comes to training, you will be able to train it fast and be able to teach it some things other dogs may not be able to learn. The Swedish Vallhund is an extremely playful dog, but is also calm at times and may deny your request to play if it is not in the mood. The Swedish Vallhund is above average in the energy category, this can result in them getting over excited for things and possibly being irritating at times. The Swedish Vallhund will constantly want to spend time with you showing how much you mean to them, they are a great addition to any family. The Swedish Vallhund is a good dog around children, especially ones that it knows and loves, but as all species, it may become annoyed on occasion. It may take the Swedish Vallhund some time to get to know new people, but when it does it will win them over with its alert, watchful, energetic, and friendly personality. The Swedish Vallhund is a good watch dog, however on occasion it may lose interest in trying to to warn you of anything suspicious. The Swedish Vallhund is above average when it comes to other dogs, it will normally do very well but may not like every dog it comes in contact with. The Swedish Vallhund is above average when it comes to cats, it will more than likely always like them but on occasion it may meet a cat that it is not so friendly with.

Maintanence

The Swedish Vallhund is below average when it comes to shedding, if you do not want to spend your time cleaning up dog hair, you do now want this pet. The Swedish Vallhund is not hypoallergenic, it will be very difficult for someone with allergies to live in a home with this dog. The Swedish Vallhund is above average when it comes to grooming, it will not require as much as others, like the English Cocker Spaniel, Shih Tzu, or Sealyham Terrier. The Swedish Vallhund is a very healthy dog, you can expect to only make routine visits to the vet and sleep well knowing your dog is healthy. If you are looking to bring the Swedish Vallhund into your home, some of the health problems you might have to encounter include Hypothyroidism, Legges Perthes, and Alopecia. The amount that you may spend on a dog for each year varies on the type of dog you get, the Swedish Vallhund can cost you about $1100 per year.

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