Is an Alaskan Klee Kai a small dog?

Is an Alaskan Klee Kai a small dog?

About the Breed They come in three different sizes. The Alaskan Klee Kai is a small-sized companion dog that is alert, energetic, and curious, yet reserved with unfamiliar people and situations.

Do Alaskan Klee Kais get bigger?

The klee kai comes in three sizes: standard, over 15 inches up to and including 17 inches; miniature, over 13 inches up to and including 15 inches; and toy, up to 13 inches.

Why is my Husky so small?

Why is my husky small? Your husky may be small due to his genetics and blood lineage, he’s not eating his food or receiving adequate nutrition, he’s receiving too much exercise as a puppy, or he has underlying health issues.

How much do Alaskan Klee Kai puppies cost?

On average, an Alaskan Klee Kai puppy costs between $1,500 and $3,000 USD. With a litter size of between 1 and 5 per litter, and only a few recognized breeders, you may struggle to find a puppy quickly.

Can I shave my Klee Kai?

This breed’s coat is usually medium-length, but some (especially those living in colder regions) have longer hair and may need a bit more grooming, which can include occasional trimming to reduce the occurrence of tangles and mats. Regardless of your Klee Kai’s coat length, the dog should never be shaved.

At what age is an Alaskan Klee Kai full grown?

Based on my own study, a standard size klee kai will weigh 17-22 lbs when they reach full maturity at 2 years old. The average weight for the standard size Klee Kai in my study was 19.5 lbs.

Why is my female husky so skinny?

When your husky is too skinny, they’re probably not getting enough nutrients. And when they’re not getting enough nutrients there’s also a good chance that their coat is going to suffer as well.

At what age are Huskies full grown?

Huskies grow rapidly in the first 6 months of their life, after which the growth slows down. As a large dog breed, they will continue growing until about 12-18 months, though at a much lower rate than during the first months of life.

What are fluffy Huskies called?

Samoyed’s are the thicker, fluffier, version of a Husky. They are the epitome of a white fluffy dog.

Is the Alaskan Klee Kai an aggressive breed?

The Alaskan Klee Kai is not an aggressive breed, but it will not tolerate being mistreated. These dogs have a natural tendency to be aloof or reserved around strangers but they can be very affectionate and loyal with family.

How much does an Alaskan Klee Kai dog cost?

The Alaskan Klee Kai is considered a rare dog breed so expect the prices of the puppies to be higher than most breeds. The cost of a well-bred Alaskan Klee Kai puppy from a KC-registered breeder is anywhere from £1,200 to £2,500.

How much exercise does an Alaskan Klee Kai need?

Although Alaskan Klee Kais are not hyperenergetic dogs, they still need daily exercise. At least 30 minutes to an hour of activity and mental stimulation will suffice. The easiest way to burn his excess energy is by taking him out for a walk.

How old is Phoebe the Alaskan Klee Kai?

Take a look at the puppies section to see my miniature Alaskan Klee Kai for adoption. DOB- 2/14/16. Black and white blue eyed mini. Phoebe is a stunning dog. Health Tested. She is the daughter of Fortuna and Apollo so she gets her beauty from both sides of her pedigree.

Is there such a thing as an Alaskan Klee Kai?

Although it is not recognized by the American Kennel Club, Alaskan Klee Kais are a recognized breed in the United Kennel Club and the American Rare Breed Association among others. Solid white Alaskan Klee Kais do exist, but breed standards do not include this coat color.

How tall is an Alaskan Klee Kai dog?

The Alaskan Klee Kai is a small version of the Alaskan Husky with a wedge-shaped head featuring a striking masked face, prick ears, and a double coat. The length of back is just slightly longer than the height. The tail is well-furred and curls over the back or to either side when the dog is alert or moving.

When did the Alaskan Klee Klai breed come out?

The first Alaskan Klee Klai was developed by Linda Spurlin by mixing the Alaskan Husky with the Siberian Husky and the American Eskimo dog. The breed was first released to the public in 1988 and was accepted by the American Rare Breed Association in 1995 and the United Kennel Club in 1997. The breed has yet to be recognized by the AKC.

How often does an Alaskan Klee Kai need a bath?

Alaskan Klee Kai, like many other northern breeds, do not have a typical “doggy odor” or “doggy breath.” Most Klee Kai will seldom require a bath. As in Siberians and unlike short haired dogs who shed all year long, the Klee Kai blows their coat twice a year.