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Alaskan Malamute

Group Working Dogs
AKC Group AKC Working Dogs
Temperament active, good natured
Size large dog breeds
Feeding Very Large Feeding Dog breeds
Coat care Frequent Grooming
Activeness Moderately Active Dog Breeds
How friendly is this dog? Unsociable Dog Breeds
Watch dog Friendly Watch Dog
Training Moderately difficult to train dogs breeds

Alaskan Malamute Facts

First used for Pulling sledges
Country of origins Alaska
Year of origin 3000 bc
Colors Light grey to black, Gold to red to liver, White
Height (min) 24 inches (59 cm)
Height (max) 28 inches (71 cm)
Weight (min) 85 lbs (38 kg)
Weight (max) 125 lbs (55 kg)
Life expectancy (min) 12 years
Life expectancy (max) 15 years