Welcome to the (Kennel) Club: AKC Recognizes Three New Dog Breeds   - TIME NewsFeed | Finland | Scoop.it
No word yet on the newbies' initiation, but NewsFeed welcomes these canines with open arms.

The Finnish Lapphund is a herding dog that originated north of the Arctic Circle, where it worked and lived outside. Its fluffy, thick coat reflects those roots by allowing it to withstand extremely cold temperatures, while its friendly face reminds us of a huggable teddy bear.