Links Roundup for Week 42, 2018

This week we’ve got a dog that went missing, then came back without a leg…  a blind Sibe that gets excited when it smells its owner, and a lady who put $70k toward helping her dying…

All About Siberian Huskies

Links Roundup For Week 41, 2018

Here’s a handy-dandy roundup of Siberian Husky-related links from the week (They’re basically all the links posted on the Facebook page): Family fears dog got sick, died from eating piece of gum Puppy attacked, owner calls…

Links Roundup For Week 39, 2018

Here’s a handy-dandy roundup of Siberian Husky-related links from the week (They’re basically all the links posted on the Facebook page): LMtribue.com- My Blue-Eyed Muse Has a Husky Voice Delaware Valley Siberian Husky Rescue Calendars for…

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Huskies and Direwolves

Huskies are being picked up and dropped off faster than you can say Red Wedding!  This is due to the rise in popularity of the HBO show, Game of Thrones, which features Husky-like beasts called ‘Direwolves’. …

Husky Lands in List of 5 Most Dedicated Dogs

It looks like ‘History’ will be kind to the Siberian Husky.  Balto has cleared the final list of ‘Most Dedicated Dogs’ according to The History Channel’s intrepid researchers.  He should have placed at #1, did they…

Common Husky Health Issues

Siberian Huskies are the choice for many families and individuals  around the world, but their pure breed status means that there is a great deal to be concerned about in terms of health problems. Just as…

Keeping Cool in Hot Weather

Huskies thrive in cold weather, they’re made for it, unfortunately they don’t all live in the coolest places they can be.  My own husky and I reside in California where it’s usually pretty sunny and temperatures…

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Thundershirt Review

If you haven’t heard about the Thundershirt, it’s basically an anxiety reliever for dogs.  In scientific terms, and according to the Thundershirt website, “The effect of moderate to deep pressure on soft tissue has been studied…

GoPro Huskies in Action

What’s better than watching a Husky run?  Watching it run from its own perspective!  Here are a few entertaining GoPro videos of Huskies doing what they do best. Here, Youtube user bengals101 takes his Husky, Kona, out…

Urban Mushing and your Husky

What is Urban Mushing?  Urban mushing is similar to regular mushing with wheels and no snow.  The practice itself doesn’t have as storied a history as its more snow-packed forebear, unfortunately there is no Iditarod for Urban…

New Items in 2014

I just wanted to point out a few new items added to the site fairly recently: Siberian Husky Rescue Map I’ve put together a map of Siberian Husky rescue organizations throughout the country, granted it’s USA…

Adopting a Husky

Adopting a Husky is always an exciting ordeal.  Who wouldn’t be excited to get one of these bounding beasts of joy?  If you’re at the point in your quest where you’ve resolved to deal with the…

Furminator Review

The Furminator probably has the coolest name for any dog grooming tool.  Luckily, it’s able to follow up that cool name up with some pretty decent functionality, especially for Husky owners.  The Furminator’s big selling hook…

On Dog Rakes

First, I should point out that there is no single magical brush that will cover all of your Husky’s shedding needs. No, in fact it will take a variety of tools to properly address the excessive…

Husky Safety Around Children

Siberian Huskies are actually wonderful family dogs, and their affable natures tend to make them good dogs to pair with small children. They also have a wonderfully level temperament, so you will not have to worry…

Keeping your Husky Clean

Since they have a long, thick coat, it takes a lot to keep your husky properly clean. If these dogs are not kept clean properly, they can become sick or injured, so it is of the…

On the Alaskan Malamute

The Alaskan Malamute is a large breed dog that was originally bred for hauling heavy freight, which their strength and endurance made them prime candidates for. The males tend to be between 24 and 26 inches…

Crates and Siberian Huskies

All breeds of dogs can benefit from crating, despite the fact that many people are against it. The truth of the matter is that you are not locking your dog away in a cage for hours,…

Dealing with Separation Anxiety

All dogs have separation anxiety to some degree, the Siberian Husky is no different. With Huskies specifically, they tend to gravitate towards others, preferring not to be left alone. If left by themselves in an easily…

How to Deal with Shedding

Ask any Husky owner what it’s like to care for one and you will hear about the shedding. They don’t just shed a few hairs at a time, they shed buckets full. As a Husky owner,…

Oster Undercoat Rake Review

Oster Undercoat Rake Review

The Oster Undercoat Rake is an excellent grooming tool for Huskies.  I’ve been using it for a few months now, and find it to deliver a smooth grooming experience, for my dog and myself.  At first…

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