Once used on canal and river barges in the Netherlands, the Keeshond is the unofficial national dog of Holland. The same characteristics that allowed them to adapt to life on a small boat also make them well suited to apartment and city dwelling. The Keeshond’s personality is lively and even tempered. They are devoted to their owner and alert as a watchdog. Its heavy double coat requires frequent brushing.
AVERAGE WEIGHT: 35-50 lbs.
AVERAGE HEIGHT: 17-18” at shoulder