8 months ago 8 months ago Awww 15 Amazing Facts About Norwegian Elkhounds You Probably Never Knew by Judy Powell 8 months ago8 months ago Facebook Twitter Here are some of the fun facts you need to know if you have or you are considering getting this particular dog breed. 1 The gorgeous Norwegian Elkhound dog breed, with their wolf-like face, delights in life. Judy Powell 8 months ago 2 The name of this ancient breed is a complete misnomer; they weren't meant to hunt elk, and they aren't hounds. Judy Powell 8 months ago 3 In Norwegian, Norsk Elghund means "moose dog," and in German, elch means "moose" — probably part of the reason for the confusion in English. Judy Powell 8 months ago Post PaginationPage 1 / 5 Like it? Share with your friends! Facebook Twitter 0 Comments Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.