Dog Breeds
-> Alaskan Malamute

Alaskan Malamute

If your 're considering a Alaskan Malamute you will be happy with a large dog that loves his family. These dogs needs to be kept very active to avoid destructive behavior. Several runs, jogs or brisk walks a day will make him very happy. This breed can tolerate the cold and can stay outside in cooler weather. His coat of fur is very thick, and he can become overheated quickly in warm weather. It is best to keep him inside as the temperature rises outside.

Alaskan Malamutes at a Glance.

Characteristics of a Alaskan Malamute Rank
70-90 pounds
Activity Level
9/10 09
Guard Dog Ability
6/10 06
8/10 08
Social Ability - People
8/10 08
Social Ability - Animals
2/10 02


Alaskan Malamutes require daily exercise, long walks, a nice run or jog will do. They also require brushing of their long dense fur. In order to control pet hair removal a gentle brushing 3-4 times a week will do.





We are searching for a great picture of this breed.

Submit Picture


This Ad Space Available

Ad Spec: 125x125

ID: 4


Dog Treats
Hair Removal
Health Discount Cards
Search Directory

This Ad Space Available

Ad Spec: 125x125

ID: 5


© 2006

Contact | Advertise | Rescue | Links | Shop for Your Dog | Home