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Is there a dog breed called a miniature husky?

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The Alaskan Klee Kai is often called a miniature husky, although that is not the official breed name. It closely resembles the Siberian husky, but it ranges in size between toy, miniature and standard.

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Alaskan Klee Kai range in height from 13 to 17 inches, and they usually weigh between 5 and 22 pounds. They are affectionate, alert, loyal and loving dogs, according to PetMD. Alaskan Klee Kai have three color varieties: red and white, gray and white, and black and white. There are Alaskan pure white Klee Kai, but that coloring disqualifies them from the breed standard as of 2014.

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