10 months ago 10 months ago Awww 15 Amazing Facts About Norwegian Elkhounds You Probably Never Knew by Judy Powell 10 months ago10 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 10 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 10 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 10 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 Facebook Twitter 0 Comments Cancel replyYour email address will not be published.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.