Lapinporokoira; dog breed was originated from the Russian Siberian husky and Sami dogs of Finland. The Lapponian Herder is basically a long-haired breed of dog originally from Finland, among three other specific Lappian breeds, the Sami dog being used for herding and protecting the reindeers of the far north. The dog was bred not only for herding but also to serve as a guard dog and as a herder. As a herder, the dog has to carry his master in and out of the reindeers and at the same time, protect the master from any predators outside the boundaries of the herding grounds. Therefore, the dog has to be strong and well-built to be able to fulfill this task efficiently. Also, the dog should be agile enough to move swiftly on snow and cold weather.
The breed is also used as a hunting dog. They are the best suited for herding small animals. The dog has to be strong for heavy loads such as hay or grass because it will have to carry it for miles and it is only then that the dog will be able to perform its duties satisfactorily. Also, the dog must be able to maintain its stamina against the cold of winter and the heat of summer without showing any signs of fatigue.
Although these dogs were originally bred for herding, they are now used extensively as pets by people of all ages. These dogs are not only great as utility dogs but are also known to be very affectionate towards their owners. They are not only loyal and faithful but also very protective of their owners. It can be said without a doubt that these dogs are highly intelligent and alert.
Lapinporokas can be found in many colors and sizes. However, the most common color is black. These dogs are big and strong, which make them perfect for those who want to own large dogs. These dogs do not shed much during the winter. However, they can be mistaken for a dapple when it comes to shedding.
The coat of these dogs varies in texture depending on the breed. There are also variations like curly hair and silky hair. The Malayan and Chinese are two breeds of these dogs which have silky hairs. These silky hairs give the dog a luxuriously shiny coat.
This breed can withstand extreme temperatures and conditions. Because of this, they are commonly used in military and police agencies for search and rescue operations. They can be even taken for a joy ride on hot air balloons. The breed is also used as a hunting dog. Hunting is a sport that these dogs are famous for.
However, this breed is not good in hunting. Hunting with this dog can be dangerous. If you plan to use this as a hunting dog, then you need to take necessary precautions. This breed has a keen sense of smell. So you can expect him to track any scent on the ground even if it’s small.
If you are planning to adopt a Lapin Porpoise, then you need to prepare yourself financially. This breed of Porpoise will cost more than other breeds. Even if you adopt a non-breedable dog, the adoption fee may be very expensive. The breeders are known to charge high prices from buyers. If you plan to adopt one, you better prepare your finances first before buying one.
Although the price of a Lapin Porpoise is higher than most dogs, you can be assured of their loyalty and friendship. However, if you have adopted a breed with high fighting tendency, then you might have a hard time to take care of them. Because of their territorial nature, they can be destructive to your home. They tend to bark or growl when they feel that someone is intruding in their territory.
It’s important that you give your dog the adequate exercise and care. They should also be given ample opportunities to play with other animals and humans. Because of their playful nature, Lapin Porpoises is often overlooked by experts when it comes to proper training. You can expect them to become aggressive when they grow older. So as soon as possible, you have to undergo formal obedience training to control and properly control your dog.
This breed is also highly sensitive when it comes to temperature and cleanliness. Because of this, you must give them enough space when they feel that the temperature inside the crate is too hot or the place is dirty. Otherwise, they might develop a panic and will start to howl.