in Awww 15 Amazing Facts About Keeshonds You Probably Never Knew by Judy Powell January 12, 2023, 2:51 am 8shares Facebook Twitter Email Pinterest 4 It descends from the same dogs that contributed to the Siberian Husky, Finnish Spitz, Chow Chow, and Pomeranian. The Keeshond’s ancestors, reportedly, arrived in Europe centuries ago, along with the travelers from the far North. Credit Judy Powell 5 During the 1400s and 1500s, they were favoured by farmers for their instinctive watchdog and guarding capabilities, as well as for their playful and protective nature. Credit Judy Powell 6 They have an interesting political past. Historically, there is little agreement as to the origin of the name “Keeshond.” Credit Judy Powell Page 2 of 5Previous 12345Next8shares Facebook Twitter Email Pinterest See more Previous article 15 Interesting Facts About Lhasa Apsos Next article 15 Interesting Facts About Old English Sheepdogs Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.