Alaskan Malamute images and information Wiki – Download free Alaskan Malamute pictures and photo. The Alaskan Malamute is a large breed of domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris) originally bred for hauling heavy freight because of their strength and endurance, and later an Alaskan sled dog. They are similar to other arctic breeds, like the Greenland dog, Canadian Eskimo Dog, the Siberian Husky and the Samoyed.
Life span: 13 to 16 years
Height: 2.1 ft. (Adult, Male)
Mass: 85 lbs (Adult, Male)
Origin: United States of America
Temperament: Playful, Devoted, Loyal, Friendly, Dignified, Affectionate