Swedish Lapphund

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The Swedish Lapphund (Svensk lapphund) breed originated in Sweden.

They were developed from one of three Lapphund breeds developed from a type of dog used by the Sami people for herding and guarding their reindeer.

The expression "the black beauty of Norrland" is very often attributed to the Swedish lapphund, which is most likely one of Sweden's oldest breeds.

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