Colour: White, Brown
Lifespan: 11 to13 years
The Siberian Husky is active, eager and friendly.
Friendly and outgoing, Siberian Huskies are built for running. Since they are independent with a strong desire to hunt, they can only be let off the lead in secure areas. Owners need to be prepared to run or cycle several miles with this active breed every day as well as giving daily grooming sessions.
Originally bred: to pull sleds.
This husky likes to run great distances, and to chase.
High. Full of energy and loves to exercise.
Owners: affectionate, independent
Children: good if raised with them
Other pets: may be problematic with small pets, may chase
Strangers: friendly if socialized
Unfamiliar dogs: friendly if socialized
Active, energetic owner who will be able to run or cycle with their dog for several miles every day.
May display control problems on walks - may run off and not return. If under-exercised, may be destructive, dig and escape.
These dogs will leave loose hair in the house. Their thick coat requires daily grooming to keep it in good condition.
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