Eskimo dog

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breed of heavy-coated Arctic sled dog


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Breed" is a dubious way to define these dogs, and not simply because current genetic research identifies evidence of a consistent, pre-Columbian maternal lineage that both belies the modern breed divisions of qimmiit into Inuit sled dog, Canadian Eskimo dog, and Greenland dog, as well as separates "this group of dogs" as distinct from all others (van Asch et al.
And the dogs we used were the same breed as Peary had used--the incredible Canadian Eskimo Dog.
Balto, an Eskimo dog, led a dog team that carried diphtheria serum 650 miles through an Alaskan blizzard from Nenana to Nome in 1925.
The others are the Alaskan malamute, the Eskimo dog, and the samoyed.
Five types of dog take part in the rally -Siberian Huskies, Alaskan Malamutes, Samoyeds, Greenland Dogs and Canadian Eskimo Dogs.
Eskimo dogs, being closely related to their wolf forebears, were highly socialized into hierarchies and thus loved to pull the sled in packs behind a leader.
In the early morning she can usually be spotted with her small white American Eskimo dogs, Frosty and Blizzard.