Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
- There are a total of 20 general entries.
Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
|How many legs are there total in a six dog racing team at the starting gate?||Siberian Huskies
26. There are 4 legs on each of the six dogs (24) and 2 legs for the driver.
|Does a husky howl most closely resemble a wolf or a coyote howl?||Siberian Huskies
wolf. We have coyotes in our backyard and our dogs try to talk to them - but it's like they're speaking another language!
Esky. 'Esky' is a form of Eskimo.
|Above what height can a male dog be disqualified, according to the AKC?||Siberian Huskies
23 1/2 inches. The space is measured at the 'withers' which is the space where the neck joins the shoulder.
Michael Jennings. Michael Jennings is considered to be one of the most knowledgable people on Siberian Huskies.
1908. William Goosak was the man who brought them over.
|Who was the first to win the All Alaska Sweepstakes with an all Siberian team?||Siberian Huskies
John Johnson. He was known as John 'Iron Man' Johnson. Fox Maule Ramey owned the team.
|In what year did an all Siberian Husky team win the All Alaska Sweepstakes?||Siberian Huskies
1910. Although Siberian Huskies are not an extremely old breed of dog, they were old enough to win in 1911.
|What is the name of the people who developed the Siberian Husky?||Siberian Huskies
Chukchi. The Chukchi are a people native to the mid and north-east of Russia.
f. Because they look more 'wolfy' (and are sometimes used to portray wolves in films) it is a common misconception that they are more closely related to the wolf than any other dog.
Spitz. Other dogs in the Spitz group include the Akita, the Samoyed, the Keeshond and the Alaskan Malamute.
up. Siberian Huskies ears stand up like those of a cat.
All of these (White, Grey and white, Red and white). Siberian Huskies come in a huge array of colours and markings. Their eyes can also be blue, brown, amber or odd.
t. Siberian Huskies are very clean dogs, requiring little grooming or bathing, except during shedding times, when they will fill your home with more hair than you thought possible!
t. Many Siberian Huskies cannot be let off their leads unless in an enclosed space. They are very independant dogs and do most things (including coming back to you) on their own terms.
Sledding. Huskies are one of the best known sledding dogs, others are Alaskan Malamutes, Samoyeds, and Eskimo Dogs. Although Huskies are only a medium sized dog, they are very strong, and able to pull sleds over long distances.
f. The Siberian Husky is extremely gregarious, and will greet an intruder with the same love and affection as any other visitor to your home! On top of that, they do not bark very often either. The only thing that may put an intruder off is their size and wolf-like appearance.