ANIMAL LIFE EXPECTANCY!

SWEDISH ELKHOUND

Picture of a swedish elkhound
LIFE SPAN: 12-13 years
Breed Name: Swedish Elkhound
Group: Northern breed
Origin: Sweden
Jämthund, Chien D'Elan Suedois, Schwedischer Elchhund, Perro Cazador De Alces Sueco

HISTORY

The Swedish Elkhound is a breed mainly used for hunting Elk, though it was sometimes used on bear and lynx as well. The Swedish Elkhound was recognized by the United Kennel Club in 2006.