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Difference Between Alaskan and Siberian Husky

Alaskan vs Siberian Husky

Alaskan and Siberian husky may look somewhat similar in their looks and also might seem to have the same characteristics and temperament. But they are not the same and are different in many respects.

Both the Alaskan husky and the Siberian husky are referred to as sled dogs. But the name is more used with Alaskan husky.
Siberian Husky is Russian and has its oroigns in Eastern Siberia. They are considered working dog breed, belonging to the Splitz family. A medium sized dog, Siberian husky has erect triangular ears, sickle tail asnd disntinctive markngs. On the other hand, Alaskan Huisky is not considered much of a breed and does not refer to any ancestry. Generally called as sled dogs, Alskan huskies have pointy ears, which differentiates it from other sled dogs.
Alaskan husky is not considered to be a pure breed and is not registered with the CKC or AKC. On the other hand, Siberian huskies are pure bred and are listed in the AKC and CKC.

When comparing the physical characteristics, the Siberian husky is smaller than Alaskan husky. The Alaskan huskies are leaner to that of the Siberian husky. One can also come across difference in the colour of the eyes. When the Siberian husky has a blue or a combination of blue and brown eyes, the Alaskan Husky has brown eyes.

A male Alaskan husky weighs around 21 to 25 kgs and a female Alaskan husky weighs between 17 to 19 kgs. On the contrary, a male Siberian husky weights between 20 to 28 kg and a female Siberian husky weighs around 16 to 23 kgs.

Summary
1. Siberian Husky is Russian and has its oroigns in Eastern Siberia. They are considered working dog breed, belonging to the Splitz family. Alaskan Huisky is not considered much of a breed and does not refer to any ancestry.
2. A medium sized dog, Siberian husky has erect triangular ears, sickle tail asnd disntinctive markngs. Generally called as sled dogs, Alskan huskies have pointy ears, which differentiates it from other sled dogs.
3. When comparing the physical characteristics, the Siberian husky is smaller than Alaskan husky. The Alaskan huskies are leaner to that of the Siberian husky.
4. One can also come across difference in the colour of the eyes. When the Siberian husky has a blue or a combination of blue and brown eyes, the Alaskan Husky has brown eyes.
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