Alaskan Shepherd, Alaskan Malamute and German Shepherd Mix : Appearance, Temperament, Behavior, Qualities, Training, Exercise, Health Issues, Picture, Height and Weight :
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Alaskan Shepherd

Overview of Alaskan Shepherd

Alaskan Shepherd dog breed is Hybrid dog cross between Alaskan Malamute and German Shepherd. Alaskan Shepherd is Large in size. Fur of Alaskan Shepherd is medium in length and rough . Basic origin of Alaskan Shepherd is none because hybrid dogs have no specific origin.. Alaskan Shepherd is Good With Children and Good With Other Animals and Fastest and Easiest to train and Smartest Dogs is commonly Watchful, Alert, Curious, Obedient. The breed is marked by a willingness to learn and an eagerness to have a purpose. They are curious which makes them excellent guard dogs.
Alaskan Shepherd is available in wolf gray or shades of gray, gold, red and liver colors..

Height and weight of Alaskan Shepherd

Adult Male of Alaskan Shepherd is about 64 to 125 pounds and adult female of Alaskan Shepherd is about 58 to 118 pounds in Weight.
Height of Alaskan Shepherd is commonly 21 to 28 inches.

Common Health Issues of Alaskan Shepherd

Alaskan Shepherd is a healthier breed like other hybrid breeds. However Alaskan Shepherd has tendency to suffer from Cartilaginous exostosis, Chondrodysplasia.  

Appearance of Alaskan Shepherd

In first view Alaskan Shepherd inherit entire face from Alaskan Malamute, its first parent but fur color and height from 2nd parent German Shepherd. Alaskan Shepherd has long and rough erect hair on neck. In most varieties it inherit color from German Shepherd.

Working Class of Alaskan Shepherd

Basically Alaskan Shepherd is Watch dog but is also used as Companion and Herding and Guard and Athlete dog.

Training of Alaskan Shepherd

Alaskan Shepherd require training in early age like other hybrid dogs. Alaskan Shepherd is easy to train.  It learns basic commands such as sit, stay, come easily. Behavior training is also very important for your Alaskan Shepherd.  Behavior training prevents and or corrects bad habits of your puppy or dog. Behavior and basic commands training for your Alaskan Shepherd should must on these lines. Do not get impatient. You will probably have to repeat the command many times. Never use negative reinforcement. Do not call your dog to come to you for punishment because this will teach your dog not to come on command. Be sure to keep any frustration out of the tone of your voice. If you feel yourself becoming frustrated, take a break. Your dog can sense this and will start to associate training with your unhappiness. You cannot hide your frustration from a dog. You cannot pretend. Dogs can feel human emotion, so stay relaxed, firm and confident.

Exercise and Fitness of Alaskan Shepherd

Daily exercise for your Alaskan Shepherd is important, dogs are living with human since thousands of years, wild dogs have challenges to survive so they work daily to find food, save food and themselves from other animals but companion dogs have nothing to do, they have ready food and couch to sit, which may affect their health, habits and activity.
Your Alaskan Shepherd is recommended Fetching,Tuging,Running regular according to its breed specific exercise requirements.

Behavior of Alaskan Shepherd with children and other pets

The Alaskan Shepherd is good with children but should be supervised because of their size.

Special instructions related to your Alaskan Shepherd

Alaskan Shepherd are not inclined to become immediate friends with strangers.

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