The Alaskan Malamute is a big dog and has a powerful, sturdy body built for stamina and strength.
It reigns as one of the oldest dog breeds being over thousands of years old and whose original looks have not significantly altered due to breeding.
The Alaskan Malamute possesses tremendous strength, energy, endurance, independence and is a very intelligent animal making them perfect for training.
Full-grown males can grow from 24 to 26 inches and usually weigh around 80 to 95 pounds (32 to 38 kilograms).
This dog has a very playful temperament and should be kept outside and isn't a dog to keep in a house.
They can and will destroy everything around them because of their high energy.
In one case, a single Alaskan Malamute ruined an entire living room of furniture valued at $15,000 in just three hours.
So, if you own one, better to make sure you invest the time in the animal or it will rebel.