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Other Names
Samoyedskaya, Sammy

Russia, 1600's
The Samoyed gets its name from the Samoyed people from the siberian tundra. They used this breed as a hunter, reindeer herder and a sled dog.

This breed today is used as a companian but was first used for hunting, and a sled dog

Life Expectancy
This breed can live as long as 10-12 years of age

Weight & Height
40 to 66 pounds & 18 to 23 inches tall

Known Health Problems
Bloat, Cardiac problems, eye problems, hip dysplasia, renal, skin allergies.

Physical Description
Medium size spitz type dog has a wedge shaped head, triangular prick ears and dark almond shaped eyes. The nose is black and the tail curls over the back or hangs down.

This breed makes an excellent pet for families with children, they are affectionate and gentle... They may be difficult to obedience train, but they do make good watchdogs

Living Conditions
This breed does better in cooler climates & is content to sleep outdoors.. They should do ok living in the city as long as they are sufficiently exercised and live with an active family..

This dog requires extensive Brushing at least once a week..

Requires alot of exercise. But will do ok if they have a large yard to run in. The are considered a high energy dog.

Coat Texture
The Samoyed has a heavy double coat. The undercoat is dense and soft and the outer coat is long and coarse. They have a heavy ruff on the ncik and the tail is well plummed

Coat Colors
Pure White, Cream & White, Silver & White


Continental Kennel Club
American Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
American Pet Registry
Fédération Cynologique Internationale
Canadian Kennel Club
National Kennel Club


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