The original sled dogs were chosen for size, strength and stamina, but modern
dogs are bred for speed and endurance Most ...
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,
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
"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 ...
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
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, or sleigh dogs as they are sometimes known, are dog breeds that
were traditionally bred and used for pulling sleighs across large distances of
Breeding. When people hear the term 'sled-dog' they often picture the classic
purebred Samoyed, Malamute or Siberian husky. Very few mushers use