Keeshond breed standards!
Breed: Keeshond is an ideal family dog. Attentive, lively and exceptionally devoted above his owner. Is known as the "Smiling Dutchman" Is very willing
to learn and easy to train. Listening always good for what you say. Its distrust of strangers and lack of interest in hunting, making it a great keeper of owner and home. There is a real and tough. Robust and can withstand any weather and has a high life expectancy.
It is not uncommon that they are 12-14 years old Keeshond has an incredibly beautiful coat. Grey, white and black. With thick roll treat that stands out from the body and lift the long hairs, which gives it its character. Lion withers and the tail is
rushing its prominent real ornaments. You just melt at the sight of the lovely foxy head with alert dark eyes and pointy little ears that give it its characteristic expression.
HEAD: The Keeshond is a medium-sized spitz head, seen from above is
wider behind and tapering wedge-shaped towards the tip.
The stop is moderate to marked, never abrupt. The muzzle is not too far, either seriously or sideways pete, but in proportion to the skull.
Nose is small, round and very black.
are dyed black and tight. They do not form a fold in the mouth.
The breed is usually developed jaws with scissor bite and full dentition (bite dog allowed) His cheeks are softly rounded but not protruding. In the upper jaw Keeshond have 6 incisors, 2
canines, 8 and 4 molars forjeksler In the lower jaw it should have 6 incisors, 2 canines, 8 and 6 molars forjeksler
The eyes of a Keeshond is medium sized and almond shaped, slightly slanting and dark. Eyes rims must be black. The ears are small, triangular,
pointed and relatively tight. They are set high, and always carried upright, stiff peaks. The neck is medium length and broad in the shoulders. It has a slightly arched, without dewlap and is covered by a man-like fur collar. The front of the Keeshond is straight
and quite wide. It has a long, slanting shoulder blade that is highly bent toward the same length of the arm. The shoulder is well muscled and tight fitting to the chest. Keeshond has powerful elbow joints that are close to the chest, and they are neither
in nor out. The forearm is of medium length and grovlemmet in relation to the body. It is absolutely right with good feathering on the back. Between the hand is strong and moderately long. It forms a 20 'angle with the forearm vertical extension. Paws are
as small as possible. They are round and closed, so called cat feet, with well arched toes. Nails and pads are black. The starting point of the line is the tip of the erect ears and go from there in gentle curve over the short, straight back. The bushy, ring
looking tail, which partially covers the back, rounds off the silhouette. Withers are imperceptibly into the shortest possible, straight and tight back. Missing: Loin is short, broad and strong and crossed the wide and short, but not sloping. The chest is
deep and well rounded with well developed forechest and chest as long as possible back with only a moderate tuck-up.
Tail: The tail is very bushy high and moderately long. Direct from the base of the tail are the up and rolled forward and is well
down the back. Double curl at the tip tolerated. Rear of a Keeshond is very muscular with powerful trousers down to hocks. Thighs and under-thigh are approximately of equal length. The knee joint is moderately angled and strong, and turned neither in nor out
in movement. Between the foot is moderately long and very strong and it stands upright on the ground. Paws are as small as possible, round and closed, so called cat feet, with well-arched toes and strong pads.
Nails and pads is as dark as possible.
The movements are fluid and supple with good drive. The skin is the body tightly without any wrinkles.
Coat: The Keeshond has a double coat: Long, straight, protruding guard hairs and short, thick vattlignende treat roll. On the head, ears and
front of the front and hind legs and feet, the hair is short and dense, almost velvety.
On the rest of the body is long and plentiful. Not wavy, curly or shaggy and there is no parting along the back. Neck and shoulders are covered with a thick
mane. There are good tabs on the back of the front legs. Hind legs have ample feathering from croup and down to the hock. The tail has a bushy coat.
The color of a Keeshond is silver gray with black hair tips. It has a dark muzzle and ears and
around the eyes a clear drawing that consists of a fine black line running diagonally from the outer ear to the lower øyekant attack, marking the lines and shades that form short but expressive eyebrows. Mane and no shoulders are lighter colored.
The front and hind legs are silver gray with black markings below the knee joints, except for a slight dash of the toes. Tail is black tip and underside of tail and trousers are silver gray. One each deviation from the foregoing points should be considered
The fault, the degree with which the fault in relation to the dog.
Severe faults: Flat head and distinct apple head, flesh-colored nose, lips and eyelids, drooping lips, teeth shortage, too large and bright eyes, for bad
movements and lack of facial markings.
Disqualifying faults: Not closed fontanel, over or under bite, monocle, or loose and drooping lower eyelids, kick-ears, distinctive white spots and aggressiveness.
Dogs must also have two normal
testicles fully descended into the normal position.
In the upper jaw Keeshond have 6 incisors, 2 canines, 8 and 4 molars forjeksler In the lower jaw it should have 6 incisors, 2 canines, 8 and 6 molars forjeksler
Appearance: The overall
impression of this breed is a short, powerfully built striker dog. With a fox-like head and a rich collar. Gives an expression of alertness and intelligence. Is a lively and fast "quick" dog.
The head should be medium large, wedge-shaped viewed
The skull should be affordable vault. From the brow should be accentuated.
The nose of medium length. Bridge of nose slightly convex. The lips should stop close to the jaw.
Teeth: Upper jaw: 6 incisors, 2 canines,
8 forjeksler. Lower jaw: 6 incisors, 2 canines, 8 forjeksler and 6 molars. Maxillary teeth to grip tightly over the mandibular.
The eyes should be dark and almond shaped. Do not protruding. Shoulder height should be for males and females is 49
cm + / - 6 cm. Weight of approximately 16-26 Retrieved from Wikipedia.
On this picture HKH dronning Sonja !
På sin 70 årsdag fikk HMS konge Olav V i 1968 en Keeshond av sine barn. Den som tok ut hunden var Grev Flemming av Rosenborg.
Hundens navn var Tryggevældes Unique, født 10.06.1968. Hundens navn ble ”Sharme”
Oppdretter var frk. Oda Muchardt og frk. Elsa Nilsen. Disse to damene hadde vært sitt kennelnavn. Muchardt og Tryggevælde. De startet sitt oppdrett i 1955 og holdt på fram til 1970 da de emigrerte til Spania.
Vi har funnet anetavle for hunden, som fikk navnet ”Sharme” da den kom til Norge. De første hunder som damen kjøpte var fra kennel Walhalla i Holland og Friedstahill i Sverige.
Året etter fikk HKH dronning Sonja en Keeshond fra samme oppdretter Den het Tryggevældes To –To,en ble kalt ”Cherie” i Norge. I følge avisutklipp var denne hunden 8 uker da HMS Kong Olav hadde den med hjem 12. Mars 1969.
On his 70th birthday got HMS King Olav V in 1968 one Keeshond of their children. Whoever took the dog was Count Flemming Rosenborg.
The dog's name was Tryggevælde Unique, born 10.6.1968. The dog's name was "Sharm"
Breeder was Ms. Oda Muchardt and Ms. Elsa Nilsen. These two ladies had been his kennel name. Muchardt and Tryggevælde. They began their breeding in 1955 and held on until 1970 when they emigrated to Spain.
We have found ancestors of the dog, named "Sharm" when it came to Norway. The first dogs that lady was bought from kennel Walhalla in Holland and Friedstahill in Sweden.
The following year HRH Queen Sonja one Keeshond from the same breeder It was called Tryggevælde Two -Two, one was called "Cherie" in Norway. According to newspaper clippings this dog was 8 weeks when HMS King Olav had it home March 12, 1969.