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Samoyed

Group Pastoral Dogs
AKC Group AKC Working Dogs
Temperament loyal, friendly
Size large dog breeds
Feeding Moderate Feeding Dog breeds
Coat care Regular Grooming
Activeness Moderately Active Dog Breeds
How friendly is this dog? Moderately Sociable Dog Breeds
Watch dog Good Watch Dog
Training Difficult to train dogs breeds

Samoyed Facts

First used for Herding reindeer
Country of origins Russia
Year of origin 1600s
Colors White, white and cream
Height (min) 18 inches (46 cm)
Height (max) 22 inches (55 cm)
Weight (min) 50 lbs (23 kg)
Weight (max) 65 lbs (30 kg)
Life expectancy (min) 12 years
Life expectancy (max) 15 years