Lapponian Herder


The Lapponian Herder (Lapinporokoira or Lapp Reindeer-Dog or Lapsk Vallhund) is a breed of dog from Finland, one of three Lapphund breeds developed from a type of dog used by the Sami people for herding and guarding their reindeer.

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Also known as

This breed is also called Lapinporokoira, Lapinporokoira (Finnish), Lapland Reindeer-Dog, Lapsk Vallhund (Swedish) as well as Reindeer Herder.

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