|Lifespan: 12-15 years
||Litter Size: 5-6 pups
||Weight: 70-95 lbs
||Hair Length: Long, Medium
The Alaskan Malamute is a XL dog breed, with a starting weight of 70 lbs that can reach 95 lbs. It is officially part of the Working group and recognized by the CKC, FCI, AKC, UKC, NZKC, APRI, ACR. Some critical information for potential owners. The Alaskan Malamute breed has a typical lifespan of 12 to 15 years, Long, Medium hair, and have Heavy shedding. Breeders interested in the Alaskan Malamute should know that the average litter size is between 5 to 6 puppies.
Alaskan Malamute Breed Characteristics
||Easy to Train
Alaskan Malamute Temperament
friendly, good natured dog breed who is usually good with children and strangers
hip dysplasia, chondrodysplasia and eye problems
Alaskan Malamute Coat
Very thick double coat, the outer layer is very coarse, while the inner layer is thick and oily. The coat generally is shorter and less dense during the warmer months of the year
Alaskan Malamute Dog Colors
Various shades of gray and black, always with white on underbodies, parts of legs, feet and face. The only solid color allowed is white.
CKC, FCI, AKC, UKC, NZKC, APRI, ACR
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