Weight: 65 - 90 lbs.
Height: 21" - 26" "
Life Span: 13 - 14 years.
Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.
Origin: United States
Also Known As: No Nicknames.
Group: Sled Dog
Category: Companion Dog, Sled Dog
The Chinook needs daily brisk exercise and room to roam. This dog is not suited for apartment life.
The Chinook needs minimal grooming: occasional brushing and bathing.
The Chinook is confident and hard working.
Compatibility with Kids
Generally good with children.
Bred in the early 1900s to pull sleds, this breed is a mix of Canadian Eskimo, St. Bernard and Belgian Shepherd.
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