Canis ISSN: 2398-2942

Alaskan Malamute


General information

  • An ancient breed originating in the United States. Used for hunting and as a draught animal by the Malamute Inuit from whom it takes its name.
  • Powerful and very strong, this dog has great stamina and thrives on activity.
  • Dignified and affectionate, but not playful, they are not suitable for the urban environment and will require a lot of exercise.

Biological Data

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