Canadian Eskimo Dog

Character and temperament

Because this breed has been working with humans for a long time they are gentle and affectionate animals. As a working dog more than a family pet these dogs would benefit from being in a house hold without children as they can over react to too much stimulation.

Origin

An Ancient breed used in the Canadian Arctic for sled pulling .Becoming known for being capable of pulling some of the heaviest loads for the longest distances.

General description

A well proportioned medium/large sized dog with a long,curly bushy tail. A powerful dog built for strength not speed. Double coated thick and tough outer coat with a dense, stiff undercoat.

Food

No special requirements

Exercise

These dogs require a lot of mental and physical stimulation as this breed has always been a working dog.

Grooming

When warmer weather approaches and they shed their dense undercoat regular grooming is needed as mats can quickly form.

Stats

Average height (dog)
20 - 27
Average height (bitch)
20 - 27
Average weight (dog)
60 - 90
Average weight (bitch)
60 - 90
Average life expectancy
12 - 15
Average litter size
N/A
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