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Sled dogs were important for transportation in arctic areas, hauling supplies in areas that were inaccessible by other methods.

List of Sled Dog Breeds - Dog Breed Info Center


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


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

Dog Breeds of the Iditarod — Gray Line Alaska Blog


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 ...

About Sprint Racing Sled Dogs and the Eurohound


This cross first successfully entered the competitive sled dog racing world in Scandinavia.” The Eurohound is not a purebred breed of dog but instead is ...

The 20 Best Cold-Weather Dog Breeds | Outside Online


"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 Wolf's Den Kennel


Family-friendly Alaskan sled dog tours. Experience the Iditarod and life in rural Alaska.

Lance Mackey's Comeback Kennel | What Breed Are Mushing Dogs?


What Breed Are Mushing Dogs Almost every mushing dog that runs in the Yukon Quest and the Iditarod are classified as Alaskan sled dogs. What breed is that ...

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


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 Dog Central: Kennel Links - USA


Arctic Wind Racing Sled Dogs, Newberry, Michigan, USA - Bob & Jan Shaw's ... Crystal Ice Siberians, Harrington, Maine, USA - breeding and racing Siberian ...

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


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 ...

The Modern Sled Dog | Yukon Quest


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


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 ...