Iditarod Dogs

By: Valerie Kruger and Jadon Harley

Breeds

Ten breeds that we found are...


  • Eurohound
  • Canadian Eskimo
  • Greenland
  • Chinook
  • Mackenzie River Husky
  • Sakhalin Husky
  • Siberian Husky
  • Alaskan Husky
  • Seppala Siberian
  • Samoyed

Information on the Siberian Husky

The Siberian Husky is:

  • Graceful
  • Quick
  • Alert
  • Strong
  • 20-23 inches tall
  • Weighs about 35-60 pounds
  • Usually tan, gray, or black
  • Often has white markings

Information on the Samoyed

The Samoyed is:

  • Intelligent
  • Fast
  • White hair
  • Strong
  • 19-23.5 inches tall at shoulder
  • Weighs 35-60 pounds

Works Cited

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Nightingale, Dave. "Iditarod." World Book Student. World Book, 2016. Web. 4 Apr. 2016.


"Samoyed." World Book Student. World Book, 2016. Web. 6 Apr. 2016.


"Siberian husky." World Book Student. World Book, 2016. Web. 6 Apr. 2016.