Lundehund

Lundehund

a small to medium-sized dog with large erect ears, curved tail and short, rough coat which is usually brown with black tipping and white markings. It is a Norwegian breed developed for hunting the puffin (lunde) on Arctic islands. It has an extremely flexible body and has at least two dewclaws and up to eight digital footpads on each foot.
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21 The Scandinavian lundehund, a flexible expert swimmer and climber with six toes on each foot instead of the usual four, is a breed of dog developed to hunt what?
Any dog of any age can develop IBD; however, some breeds are at a greater risk, including Basenjis, Boxers, English Bulldogs, German Shepherd Dogs, Irish Setters, Norwegian Lundehunds, Rottweilers, Sharpeis and Wheaten Terriers.