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Eskimo Dog

Size: Large

Weight: 60 - 105 lbs.

Height: 20" - 27"

Life Span: 12 - 13 years

Health Problems: Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.

Origin: Canada

Also Known As: Canadian Eskimo Dog, Qimmiq, Canadian Inuit Dog

Group: Sled Dog

Category: Companion Dog, Sled Dog

Exercise Needs

No special exercise requirements.

Grooming Needs

No special grooming requirements.


The Eskimo Dog is independent and energetic.

Compatibility with Kids

Good with children when properly introduced


Used for thousands of years by the Inuit tribes in Canada for transportation.

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