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Alaskan Malamute   Intelligent, Athletic


The Alaskan Malamute, named after the Malamute Inuit tribe Malamutes, were bred to be powerful sled dogs. They are related to the Samoyed, the Siberian Husky and the American Eskimo dog. The Alaskan Malamute is a highly intelligent breed who needs direction and early training, as well as regular exercise. Their personalities are family-oriented and affectionate and their luxurious coat are thick and require regular brushing.

The Alaskan Malamute Club of America


Data & Facts

Scientific Classification
Kingdom - Animalia
Phylum - Chordata
Class - Mammalia
Order - Carnivora
Family - Canidae
Genus - Canis
Species - Canis Lupus
Subspecies - Canis Lupus Familiaris
Breed - Alaskan Malamute



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