Siberian Husky Training Ebook
A second factor in training your dog to come when called is your dog's personality, which is partially related to his breed, or mixture of breeds. Of course, not all dogs within a breed are the same, but looking at what the breed was historically bred to do will give you a clue to the ease with which your dog can be trained to come. As a general rule, dogs bred to work independently of man and to have a high energy level are harder to train to come when called. Northern breeds, like the Siberian Husky,
When I was given my first dog, a Border collie called Shane, there were relatively few breeds readily available to buy. How things have changed. Today, new owners face a bewildering choice of breeds, from exotic Oriental dogs like the Akita and the shih-tzu, to breeds that, until recently, were considered rare, like the Newfoundland or husky.
Inda Spurlin developed the Alaskan Klee Kai (AKK) in the 1970s and '80s, using the old Alaskan Husky as the foundation breed. She also used a Siberian Husky and some smaller dogs of similar conformation. Her goal was a smaller-sized husky-type breed that would be an excellent companion dog.
I Alaskan Husky Siberian Husky As I talk about these double-coated breeds, you may notice a huge variation in length of their coats. Some breeds, like the Norwegian Buhund and the Siberian Husky, can have relatively short, dense coats, but others, like the Keeshond and the Samoyed can be downright woolly. So the coat length usually is somewhere between one and four inches.
Your dog is born with a certain hair type. There's no denying it Your dog can be wild and woolly, curly, straight and sexy, or bald and beautiful. The different textures of dogs' hair are far-ranging, from the Puli's usually tangled nightmare (until the dreadlocks form) to the Siberian Husky's heavy coat that can look ratty when she's shedding profusely (see Chapter 9 for more on blowing coat).
The official AKC standard for the Siberian Husky says Sounds good to me The Siberian Husky sounds like a Golden Retriever, doesn't he Yet in real life And the rest of the story isn't anywhere in the Standard. The Siberian Husky is prone to theatrical screaming when he doesn't get his own way often becomes obstinate and sulky when corrected howls when bored digs holes in the yard chews furniture is a master escape artist likes to roam