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Izzie M

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  • Height: 21-23.5 inches (male), 20-22 inches (female)
  • Weight: 45-60 pounds (male), 35-50 pounds (female)
  • Life Expectancy: 12-14 years
  • Group: Working group

The Siberian Husky, a thickly coated, compact sled dog of medium size and great endurance, was developed to work in packs, pulling light loads at moderate speeds over vast frozen expanses. Huskies are friendly, fastidious, and dignified. They graceful and their medium eyes can either be brown or blue and sometimes one of each—and convey a keen but amiable and even mischievous expression. They are quick and nimble footed, Siberians are known for their powerful but seemingly effortless gait. Tipping the scales at no more than 60 pounds, they are noticeably smaller and lighter than their burly cousin, the Alaskan Malamute. They are born as pack dogs and enjoy family life, therefore making them an amazing loyal companion.