Alaskan Malamute
Alaskan Malamute
Alaskan Malamute


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.

Fun Fact

The Malamute is one of the oldest artic sled dogs.

Good For

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, high energy.

The Cutest Alaskan Malamutes on Pet Parade

  • Tyku
  • Bear
  • Waylon
  • Big Guy
  • Fenrir
  • Apollo
  • Atlas
  • Cosmo
  • Nova Grace
  • Yukon
  • Elektra Canady