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Sled dog - Wikipedia

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The original sled dogs were chosen for size, strength and stamina, but modern dogs are bred for speed and endurance Most ...

List of Sled Dog Breeds - Dog Breed Info Center

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When we bought her they told us she is a particular type of Siberian Husky, a ' Sport Husky,' ideal for hard work, like a sled dog. Her behavior is similar to Laska,  ...

What Makes a Great Sled Dog? Breed, Ambition, Tough Feet

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Jan 31, 2015 ... A mixed heritage gives sled dogs their love of running, a desire to work, and a need for wild places.

The 20 Best Cold-Weather Dog Breeds | Outside Online

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"The Alaskan Malamute is a great cold weather breed because of its origin—they come from Alaska and are the oldest and largest of the Arctic sled dogs, having ...

Sled Dog Breeds: Putting A Bit of Traction into Your Canine Friend

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Characteristics of sled dog breed explained. What are their mental attributes? What is their trainability? Review of the specific breeds for sled. How to choose the ...

Which Breeds Make the Best Sled Dogs? | CANIDAE®

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Feb 1, 2010 ... The Siberian Husky is the breed most people associate with pulling a sled, but they aren't the only breed to make up a dog team. Learn more ...

Sled Dog Central : A Deeper History of the Origins of the Alaskan ...

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Most sled dogs in Alaska are a conglomeration of Alaskan Husky and other breeds that have been added and selected for what ever use a particular musher  ...

Sled Dogs (sleigh dogs, sledge dogs, sleddogs) - Dog breeds

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The name 'husky' was actually once applied to all northern sled dogs. Many mushers don't consider the Husky a formal breed, but rather a group of more or less ...

2010 News Features: The Alaskan Sled Dog - A Genetic Breed Apart

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Sep 26, 2013 ... Heather Huson has a passion for sled dogs. She grew up participating in sled- dog racing, qualifying twice for the U.S. team, and competing in ...

Our Sled Dogs Live to Pull! | About Us | Site Content

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This breed, the original sled dog of the high Arctic (and now commonly referred to as the more politically correct name: Canadian Inuit Dog), is considered to be ...

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The Modern Sled Dog | Yukon Quest

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The original sled dogs were chosen for their size, brute strength and stamina, but modern sled dogs are generally mixed-breed ('Alaskan') huskies who have ...

Sled-dog breeds: Mushing for Millennia - American Kennel Club

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May 1, 2015 ... There were two main types of sled dogs: one kept by coastal cultures and ... Sled- dog breeds and their outdoors-y owners mush for recreational ...

Dog Breeds of the Iditarod — Gray Line Alaska Blog

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Mar 2, 2015 ... Here's a bit about these special breeds and why Iditarod mushers trust ... Alaskan malamutes are one of the oldest breed of sled dog, native to ...