Meet the Breed: The Alaskan Malamute

Alaskanmalamute0bThe Alaskan Malamute is a large dog breed originally bred for use as a working dog including as a sled dog.  They are sometimes mistaken for a Siberian Husky due to color and markings, but in fact are quite different in many ways including size, structure and personality.

Read on to determine if the Alaskan Malamute might be the right breed for you. Continue reading

Meet the Breed: Siberian Husky

We’re getting ready to do something new with our blog, and one thing we want to offer is a resource for our readers for learning about various dog and cat breeds. We’ll also be making our blog more user friendly to navigate through past topics and be more interactive.

The first breed we’re covering is the Siberian Husky, based on inspiration from my travels to Alaska. We’d love to have your input on which breeds you’d like to have covered and share your experiences with featured breeds. Continue reading