Siberian husky


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Siberian husky

a medium-sized (45-60 lb), muscular dog with a medium length, thick, double coat in a variety of colors and often dark markings on the head. The prominent ears are erect and the eyes are blue or brown, often not the same, and frequently show iris heterochromia. The tail is fox brush shape and usually carried over the back. Called also Arctic husky. The breed is predisposed to corneal dystrophy, cataracts and congenital laryngeal paralysis.
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The Siberian husky was the winter sled dog of the Chukchi people of Siberia.
Rachael from Thornaby was out with her Siberian Husky Samwise enjoying the snow |and sent in these photographs
Max the Siberian husky was reunited with Victoria DeCosemo and her three children after the man who picked him up in the street rang police and asked them to take the pet away because it was not house-trained and had caused a stink.
In the first book of The Snow Kingdom series, "The Snow Kingdom: Escape From Grubby's House," we find Sasha, a beautiful white Siberian Husky puppy, and her brothers being auctioned off to new masters at the family farm.
Similarly, the Siberian Husky Club of Great Britain Welfare Scheme reached its maximum capacity last year, which alongside two other rescue organisations, took in 158 huskies.
Elsewhere, husky dogs stepped up their training in forests near Feshiebridge, Inverness-shire, for the 30th Siberian Husky Club Aviemore Sled Dog Rally, which will take place at Loch Morlich this weekend.
He loved his three Siberian Husky dogs, Bandit, Dakota and Mistletoe.
The 41-year-old undertook the challenge, which saw him run, jog or walk 35 miles every day, with Siberian husky Zac.
Dr Chris Mimnagh, of Rainhill, will be pulled by his pet Siberian husky Mischka and Irish collie Millie from Inverness to Fort William, starting on March 27.
THE distraught owner of two stolen Siberian husky dogs has made a desperate plea for their safe return.
A DOG owner has been ordered to keep his dog on a lead after it attacked a Siberian husky, causing a deep neck wound.

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