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Synonyms for elkhound

breed of compact medium-sized dog with a heavy grey coat developed in Norway for hunting elk

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Norwegian Elkhound Prince has been rewarded for his courage after saving his owner from certain death when her house went up in flames.
Other groups contained sequences--taken from the elkhound and German shepherd, for example--that were more closely related to certain wolf sequences than to those of the main dog group, bolstering the notion that dogs may have been domesticated from wolves several times.
Some of the rarest breeds within the city limits include the Norwegian Elkhound, Schipperke and one of the AKC's newly recognized breeds, the Beauceron.
Norwegian Elkhound Association of Scotland Championship show, Bellfield Community Centre, Kilmarnock, 10.
RUTLAND - The clerk magistrate in Western Worcester District Court in East Brookfield has upheld the March 2011 orders imposed by the Rutland Board of Selectmen on a Norwegian Elkhound named Shadow after the dog bit a Rutland woman.
She and her husband, Frank Kenton, show Norwegian elkhound dogs as a hobby.
Norwegian Elkhound Association's Championship Show, Hurlford Community Centre, Kilmarnock, 10.
RUTLAND - It has been more than a year since the Board of Selectmen ruled that a Norwegian Elkhound named Shadow was a dangerous dog, and his owner Richard Fox still has not complied with the orders set by the Board following the dog hearing.
Some of the rare breeds that call Des Moines home are the Wirehaired Pointing Griffon, the Norwegian Elkhound and the Toy Fox Terrier.
Such changes would benefit Leeds Street residents Frank and Maureen Kenton, who show Norwegian elkhound dogs as a hobby.