Malamutes originated in Alaska at least 4,000 years ago.
Care and Health
At risk for malamute dwarfism, eye problems and cataracts. Coat "blows out" twice a year but after that, they don't shed. This breed was bred to work so they require a lot of exercise.
The Malamute is one of the oldest artic sled dogs.
People living in cold weather, families with children, people with active lifestyles, households with land.
Hard-Working and Strong-Willed
Size large, medium Fur,
sheds a lot,