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Siberian Husky Origin

By Danny Bainbridge / June 18, 2018

Siberian Husky Origin The Siberian Husky, as the name suggests, originates from the Siberia region of far north-east Russia. The Chukchi people of this region developed the dog over many hundreds of years. The dog was bred to pull heavy loads over long distances in the extreme cold and wind. A team of Huskies would […]

Miniature Siberian Husky (Prices, Breeders & More)

By Danny Bainbridge / May 27, 2018

Miniature Siberian HuskyPerhaps a purebred Siberian Husky is too big for you? or you want something a little more apartment-friendly? There are two closely-related breeds to Huskies that are keeping the adult dog size small whilst still keeping most of the same appearance and temperament of a Husky. These are the Miniature Siberian Husky, and […]

Siberian Husky Eye Colors

By Danny Bainbridge / May 26, 2018

Husky EyesSiberian Huskies are known for their fascinating eye colors, particularly the icy cold blue that reflects their origin in the cold icy conditions of Siberia. Did you know they can change eye color? or have different colored eyes? Read on…Husky Eye Color ChartHusky Eye ColorsBlue Eyes – This husky puppy has the bright blue […]

How Big Does A Siberian Husky Get?

By Danny Bainbridge / May 1, 2018

Siberian Huskies can be so small and cute as puppies, but how big does a Siberian Husky get? The AKC Siberian Husky Standard quotes an acceptable range for an adult male to be between 21 and 23.5 inches tall (53 to 60cm) and weighing 45 to 60 pounds (20 to 27kg). Females are a little […]

Siberian Huskies and Kids

By Danny Bainbridge / March 13, 2018

The Siberian Husky is a great family dog – not too large, active, and will put up with some rough play from children. A Husky’s natural behavior is to play, run, and be part of the “pack” – which will be your family. They are generally not aggressive at all and fit well in to […]

The Alaskan Husky

By Danny Bainbridge / March 13, 2018

Not to be confused with the Siberian Husky, the Alaskan Husky is more of a mix of sled dogs rather than a pure breed in its own right. For hundreds, if not thousands of years, the Alaska region was home to native dogs. The Alaskan Husky has a varied genetic history that descends from these […]

Siberian Husky Colors

By Danny Bainbridge / March 13, 2018

Siberian Huskies come in a wide range of colors and markings. Here we look at the basic variants you will find in the breed.   Black and White A common coat color of huskies. You will find dogs ranging from a solid (or jet) black, to a diluted (or gradient) black, and everything in between. […]

Pomsky And Pomklee

By Danny Bainbridge / March 13, 2018

Given the increasing popularity of Siberian Huskies it is no surprise to see experimentation with cross-breeding them with other dog breeds. The Pomeranian has proven a popular breeding choice with two new cross-breeds emerging nicknamed the Pomsky and Pomklee. Pomskies A Pomsky is a cross between a Pomeranian and a Siberian Husky. The breed is […]

How Much Space Does A Siberian Husky Need?

By Danny Bainbridge / March 13, 2018

Siberian Huskies were bred as working dogs – pulling sleighs and assisting hunters. It is no surprise that they need space, but how much space? And can they survive in a smaller environment with little yard space? The primary concern is not so much the area they have, but rather how much exercise they receive. […]

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