Alaskan Husky Dog Breed Information

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Alaskan Husky Dog Breed InformationJuly 28, 2017

The Alaskan husky is not taken into consideration a pure breed. It is defined only by its purpose, which is that of a highly efficient sled dog.The husky is a mix of diverse Northern breeds, selected particularly for skills such as pulling. Specializations in type exist within the category, such as freighting dogs (Mackenzie River husky, Malamute), sprint Alaskans (Eurohound), and distance Alaskans. The color and markings on this breed’s coat will totally vary. Their eyes can be blue in color, but are usually brown.

Alaskan Husky Breed Information

Nature
Alaskan Husky Breed InformationJuly 28, 2017

Breed Information

Name
Alaskan Husky

Height
20-24 inches (51-61 cm)

Breed Group
Guardian Dog (UKC)

Weight
Male: 48-55 pounds Female: 36-45 pounds

Lifespan
10-15 years

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Size
Medium

Origin
Alaska (United States)

Temperament
Agile
Protective
Sensitive
Alert
Energetic
Powerful

Colors
Black
Orange
White
Blonde
Gray