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Alaskan-type Husky

Alaskan-type Husky

The Alaskan Husky is all athlete. These guys are extrememly similar to Siberian Huskies in terms of temprement. The Alaskan Husky is like their more athletic little brother.

About this Breed

The Alaskan Husky is essentially the Siberian Husky on steroids. These guys were bred from Siberian Huskies in order to create a more physical and hardworking Husky. Compared to their Siberian brothers, the Alaskan Husky is larger, leaner, and has greater endurance. These are happy-go-lucky dogs that love everyone. The Alaskan Husky is very intelligent and requires a lot of exercise. Owners must be a firm pack leader in order to keep a cooperative Husky. This breed also does not like to be alone, they like to constantly socialize!

Height

Male: 23-26in

Female: 23-26in

Weight

Male: 40-60lb

Female: 34-48lb

Fun Fact

The Alaskan Husky is the dog of choice for world-class sled racing.

Favorite Names

For Males

  1. Koda
  2. Odin
  3. Scout
  4. Timber
  5. Shadow
  6. Bailey
  7. Avett Iceberg Prancer Sirius
  8. Adrian
  9. Barry
  10. Astro

For Females

  1. Nova
  2. Frygga
  3. Jazz
  4. Molly
  5. Susan
  6. Pika
  7. Chateau
  8. Aurora
  9. ANNIE
  10. Alita Black Forest Tamaskan

Common Locations

  1. Alaska, United States
  2. Ontario, Canada
  3. Minnesota, United States
  4. British Columbia, Canada
  5. Michigan, United States
  6. Montana, United States
  7. Québec, Canada
  8. Oregon, United States
  9. Duitsland
  10. Noordrijn-Westfalen, Duitsland

Alaskan-Type Huskies on Embark

Explore some Embark dogs that share Alaskan-type Husky ancestry.

  • Roco

    Roco

    Purebred

    Jack Daniels

    Jack Daniels

    Purebred

    Koda

    Koda

    Purebred

    Nova

    Nova

    Purebred

  • Louise

    Louise

    Purebred

    Sarah Jane

    Sarah Jane

    Purebred

    Gussie

    Gussie

    Purebred

    Kenai

    Kenai

    Purebred

  • Nika

    Nika

    Purebred

    Bibby

    Bibby

    Purebred

    Nova

    Nova

    Purebred

    Váli

    Váli

    Purebred

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