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Lauradale's Siberians

About Lauradale's Siberians

Please inquire for further details regarding availability of current or future puppies! We only have a few litters a year. Puppies shown in photos are of past pups, not puppies currently available. Puppies are available on AKC limited registration, pet only on a spay/neuter contract. Breeding rights are an additional cost, upon approval only with a co-ownership agreement. My puppies come with a 2 year health guarantee, their first set of shots, and regular de-wormings from birth. All puppies are socialized daily, and we have incorperated the Bio Sensor program into our puppies' daily socialization and play time, in order to create further neorological stimulation at a young age. The parents are owned by us, and are in excellent health with wonderful temperaments. Shipping is available at an additional cost. Located in Somerset, Pa.

Our current litter of Siberian Huskys


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Males - View Details About This Siberian Husky
  • Status:  Available
  • Gender: Male
  • Price: $700.00
More information: Please inquire for further details regarding current or future availability! We only have a few litters a year. Puppies shown in photos are past pups, not puppies currently available. We have begun showing our Siberians in AKC & UKC again after take a break from it for a few years. Four Siberians from the Walt Disney movie Eight Below were born here at Lauradale's Siberians as well. My puppies are available with AKC limited registration, pet only on a spay/neuter contract. Breeding rights are available at an additional cost upon approval with a co-ownership agreement. My puppies come with a 2 year health guarantee, their first set of shots, and regular de-wormings from birth. All puppies are socialized daily, and we have incorporated the Bio Sensor program into our puppies' daily socialization and play time, in order to create further neurological stimulation at a young age. The parents are owned by us and are in excellent health with wonderful temperaments. Please visit our website to view photos of our gorgeous Siberians, past puppies, and learn more about our breeding program and our family. Our website is www.laurdalessiberians.com Shipping is available at an additional cost. Located in Somerset, Pa.
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Females - View Details About This Siberian Husky
  • Status:  Available
  • Gender: Female
  • Price: $700.00
More information: Please inquire for further details regarding current or future availability! We only have a few litters a year. Puppies shown in photos are past pups, not puppies currently available. We have begun showing our Siberians in AKC & UKC again after take a break from it for a few years. Four Siberians from the Walt Disney movie Eight Below were born here at Lauradale's Siberians as well. My puppies are available with AKC limited registration, pet only on a spay/neuter contract. Breeding rights are available at an additional cost upon approval with a co-ownership agreement. My puppies come with a 2 year health guarantee, their first set of shots, and regular de-wormings from birth. All puppies are socialized daily, and we have incorporated the Bio Sensor program into our puppies' daily socialization and play time, in order to create further neurological stimulation at a young age. The parents are owned by us and are in excellent health with wonderful temperaments. Please visit our website to view photos of our gorgeous Siberians, past puppies, and learn more about our breeding program and our family. Our website is www.laurdalessiberians.com Shipping is available at an additional cost. Located in Somerset, Pa.

About The Breed: Siberian Husky

History
The Siberian Husky is widely believed to have originated exclusively with the Coastal Chukchi tribes of the east-Siberian peninsula. There is evidence, however, that Siberian dogs were also imported from the Koryak and Kamchadal tribes. Recent DNA analysis confirms that this is one of the oldest breeds of dog. Dogs from the Anadyr River and surrounding regions were imported into Alaska from 1908 (and for the next two decades) during the gold rush for use as sleddogs, especially in the All-Alaska Sweepstakes (AAS), a 408 mile (657 km) distance dogsled race from Nome to Candle and back. Smaller, faster and more enduring than the 100 to 120 pound (45 to 54 kg) freighting dogs then in general use, they immediately dominated the Nome Sweepstakes.

Seven-week-old SiberianLeonhard Seppala, a Norwegian fisherman turned gold miner, became involved with Siberian dogs when he was asked by his employer to train a group of females and pups for the 1914 AAS. After a poor start his first year, Seppala dominated the races thereafter. In 1925 he was a key figure in the 1925 serum run to Nome which delivered diphtheria serum from Nenana by dogsled after the city was stricken by an epidemic. The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race commemorates this famous delivery. The following year two groups of Seppala’s dogs toured the USA, starting a mania for sleddogs and dogsled racing, particularly in the New England states.

In 1930 the last Siberians were exported as the Soviet government closed the borders of Siberia to external trade. The same year saw recognition of the Siberian Husky by the American Kennel Club. Nine years later the breed was first registered in Canada. Today’s Siberian Huskies registered in North America are largely the descendants of the 1930 Siberia imports and of Leonhard Seppala’s dogs.
Description
A working dog breed that originated in eastern Siberia, the Siberian Husky is a somewhat lupine, medium-sized dog, 25 to 55 pounds (16 to 27 kg) in weight, 20 to 23.5 inches (51 to 60 cm) in height, originally bred by the Chukchi tribes for use as a village dog, herding the reindeer, pulling sledges, and keeping the children warm.

Siberians have a thicker coat than most other breeds of dog. It comes in a variety of colors and patterns, usually with white paws and legs, facial markings, and tail tip. The most common colors are black and white, grey and white, copper-red and white, and pure white, though many individuals have brown, reddish, or biscuit shadings and some are piebald spotted. Striking masks, spectacles, and other facial markings occur in wide variety. They have a wolf-like appearance, albeit smaller and with less shaggy fur.

The dogs eyes are brown, hazel, or blue. Light blue eye colour is characteristic but not completely dominant. The breed may have one eye brown or hazel and the other blue, called "bi-eyed" or may have blue and another colour mixed in the iris of one or both eyes; this latter trait, heterochromia, is called "parti-eyed" by Siberian enthusiasts. This is one of the few breeds for which different-colored eyes are allowed in the show ring. The Siberian Husky is one of the few dog breeds where blue eyes are common.

Its ears are triangular, well-furred, medium-sized, and erect; its fox-like brush tail is carried in a sickle curve over the back.

The Siberian Husky's coat consists of two layers, a dense, cashmere-like undercoat and a longer coarser topcoat consisting of short, straight guard hairs. Siberians only shed their undercoat once a year; the process is commonly referred to as blowing their coat. Dogs that live primarily indoors often will not shed year round, so the shedding is less profuse. Otherwise, grooming is minimal; bathing is normally unnecessary as the coat sheds dirt. Also, it is not uncommon for a dog of this breed to groom itself carefully in much the same way one might expect of cats. Well and healthy Siberians have little odor. Their ears are amazingly soft and they have very good hearing.
General Information
Siberians are normally rather healthy dogs, living typically from eleven to fifteen years of age. Health issues in the breed are eye troubles (cataracts, glaucoma, and corneal dystrophy among others), allergies, and cancer in older animals. Hip dysplasia occurs but is not a major concern in the breed. This breed needs a high-quality diet with high levels of protein and fat, particularly when used for dogsledding. That said, Siberian Huskies are fuel-efficient dogs, consuming less food than other dogs of similar size and activity level. The diet must be adjusted to their level of work and exercise; obesity can be a problem for underexercised, overfed pets.
Physicality
21 to 23 1/2 inches (male); 20 to 22 inches (female).
Personality
Popular as family pets and as show dogs due to their striking appearance and gentle temperament, Siberians have certain drawbacks. Although they have a wolf-like appearance, Huskies can be extremely affectionate, curious, and welcoming to people, which means they rarely hurt humans (but have killed small children on occasion), making them poor guard dogs. Properly socialized Siberians are often quite gentle with children, although no dog, including Siberians, should be left unsupervised with small children. Siberian Huskies can be challenging to train due to their stubborn nature and will generally only perform tasks once they see the point behind it. Proper training requires a lot of persistence and patience on behalf of the trainer. Siberian Huskies are not generally recommended for first time dog owners, as their strong will and desire to run are difficult to manage without the right knowledge. Siberian Huskies have strong running instincts and therefore as a general rule of thumb should NEVER be left to run free off-lead for their own safety.
Talents and Skills
Sledding, carting, and racing.

Welcoming a Siberian Husky

Siberian Husky For Sale Information - Buying your first Siberian Husky can be overwhelming and PetsUnlimited.com is here to help. We've got Siberian Husky breed backgrounds to help you make an educated decision as to whether a Siberian Husky is right for you and your family. The right Siberian Husky breeder or seller will always have the best interest of the Siberian Husky in mind. This means they should give you the opportunity to visit their home and meet the Siberian Husky in person, as well as take back the Siberian Husky should you not be able to provide the level of care needed. ATTENTION: Be informed! Internet fraud is very real and rising every day. Be cautious and ask questions, ask to see pictures with the seller or adoption agency doing something you ask them to do, and never ever send cash or a money order. If something does not feel right, it probably isn't. Use the report this listing function to notify us of a potential problem with a user. Use the review feature to leave a review. Community policing is the best way to help deter scammers and those who do not have the animals best interest in mind.

Siberian Husky Breeders

Responsible breeding is something we all need to support. To help prevent Siberian Husky puppy mills and the inhumane treatment of Siberian Huskys, there are a few simple things everyone can do on both sides of the transaction. If geography permits, meet in person where the Siberian Huskys was born and raised. This provides an opportunity for the Siberian Husky breeder to demonstrate their standards. Remember, it is up to both the buyer and Siberian Husky breeder to be comfortable with each other to ensure that the Siberian Husky has been treated properly and will have a safe and secure home in the future.

Contact Information

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  • Laura Pyle
  • 814-445-7717

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Siberian Husky Information

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Bio Senser

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About Lauradales Siberians

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