Siberian Husky Dog Breed Description and History

by Sleddoggin Staff April 1, 2012

by heather.morrison Description: The Siberian Husky is a medium sized dog, with the male dog measuring 21-23½ inches in height and the female bitch being 20-22 inches, with a weight for the dog of 45-60 pounds and the bitch being between 35-50 pounds. They were originally bred as sled dogs. They are compact and strong, [...]


Dog Sports – 9 Sports That You Can Enjoy With Your Mixed Breed Or Purebred

by Sleddoggin Staff March 15, 2012

by TC Morgan A great part of the fun of owning a dog is being able to do things together, whether it is just the two of you or in an organized event. While competitions have tended to have the reputation of being only for purebred dogs, more and more events are being opened to [...]


Which breed of dog is best for dog sledding and how much do dogs cost?

by Sleddoggin Staff March 1, 2012

by Hades Bane Question by Peter S: Which breed of dog is best for dog sledding and how much do dogs cost? My friend cannot stop talking about the Iditarod which starts soon, but he knows very little about dog sledding, I guess he just finished a book and knows all these crazy stories. I [...]


Dog Breed Characteristics – Medium-Sized Dogs

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2012

Not too sure which type of dog to buy? This is part 2 of 3 articles that addresses the different needs and characteristics of some of the popular dogs. Bulldog This is a commonly misunderstood dog. Although its name and appearance (and those cartoons that depict fierce bulldogs) suggest that it is not-so-friendly, it is [...]


Choosing a Dog Breed: Large Dogs

by Sleddoggin Staff July 30, 2011

The only real dogs are big dogs. Perhaps only a large dog could have made the incredible journey from Scotland to Yorkshire Lassie undertook in “Lassie Come Home.” The original Lassie movie was not only the best Lassie film, but one of the greatest children’s films ever made. It starred a very young Elizabeth Taylor [...]


Siberian Husky Dog Breed Profile

by Sleddoggin Staff February 26, 2011

Article by Scott Lipe Description: The Siberian Husky is a well muscled, medium sized dog. The dog will be between 21 to 23 inches at the shoulder, with the bitch an inch less. This dog weighs between 45 and 60 pounds for the male and 35 to 50 for the female. The Husky has a [...]