Malamute vs husky health. Huskies and malamutes have a life expectancy of 12-15 years. Both breeds are healthy but can suffer from some health conditions.
What do Huskies need to survive?
Feeding and Grooming Your Husky. Feed your Husky high-quality dog food. Huskies were originally bred to survive on a small amount of food. Therefore, your Husky will not need to eat a lot of calories to be healthy and have the energy to play and exercise.
What are Huskies needs?
Siberian Husky Care Siberian Huskies need to be exercised 30 to 60 minutes daily to keep them from becoming bored. They make excellent jogging companions, but should not be exercised in hot weather. Surprisingly, they need only a small (but secure) backyard to expend their energy.
Can a Husky live with a Malamute?
Yes, I have a Siberian Husky and an Alaskan Malamute and they get along great. I had another pair of Malamute/Siberian Husky before. The current Malamute is a very large male and the Husky is a female. It is probably best not to get two females though.
How do you take care of a Malamute?
Routine Care, Diet, and Exercise1Supervise your pet as you would a toddler. ... 2Brush her coat as needed, at least weekly.3Alaskan Malamutes often have serious problems with their teeth, so you'll need to brush them at least three times a week!4Clean her ears weekly, even as a puppy.Alaskan Malamute - Prestige Animal Hospital