West Siberian Laika

West Siberian Laika puppies for sale

When looking for West Siberian Laika dogs puppies for sale, this breed may be referred to Zapadno-Sibirskaïa Laïka or WSL. The West Siberian Laika was developed in the area of Northern Ural and Western Siberia. These dogs puppies for sale were bred for the purpose of hunting and used mainly for hunting predator animals (elk, bear, and lynx) for their valuable fur. This bred was nearly extinct after communism in Russia destroyed the traditional lifestyles of the Russian people. Fans of the breed were aware of the impending extinction of this breed and recognized the importance of its preservation. In the 1930’s kennels and clubs worked to preserve this breed and in 1947 the West Siberian Laika was officially recognized as a breed by the Soviet government. West Siberian Laika is not recognized in the United States by the American Kennel Club (AKC) but is recognized by the United Kennel Club (UKC). Though perhaps not as well known as the AKC the UKC is the second oldest all-breed registry of purebred dog pedigrees in the United States and the second largest worldwide. The West Siberian Laika breed is actually rarely found outside of its native country of Sibera. The West Siberian Laika is an intelligent and highly energetic breed. They are a large breed of dog ranging in height from 20 to 24 inches. This bred is typically a healthy and hardy breed that suffers from few health issues; however, some health issues such as hip dysplasia, liver disease, cherry eye, sensitivity to heat, and bloat. The West Siberian Laika has a thick coat consisting of a course outer coat covering a dense undercoat. The undercoat provides feathering of fur along the cheeks, neck, withers, shoulder, and haunches. The coat of the West Siberian Laika may be white, black-and-white, red, or gray may be mixed or solid in color. They have pricked, triangular ears set high on their heads, a broad body, and a tail that is carried across the back in a tight curl. When you see West Siberian Laika dogs puppies for sale and make the decision to make a West Siberian Laika a member of your family, you will find the West Siberian Laika a very loyal, affectionate, and protective. These dogs thrive on their relationship with their owners. While very intelligent, this breed is known to be very stubborn, over confident, and independent which can create a problem during training. Difficulty in training is the main reason you will find this breed of dog surrendered to rescue organizations. So a commitment is needed to establish a relationship with these dogs puppies for sale. Begin early with training, be consistent and firm in your commands and exercises. The West Siberian Laika is a large, energetic dog and not suited for apartment living, this breed enjoys spending time outdoors and needs plenty of room to roam, run, and play. When properly socialized at a young age, the West Siberian Laika gets along well with other household pets and children and makes an excellent family companion and watchdog.



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