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Breed: American Eskimo Dog
Country of Origin: Germany
AKC Group: Non-Sporting
Function: Sled dogs, companion
Life Span: 15+ years
Appearance: Erect ears
Color: White
Coat Type: Thick
Grooming: Brush twice a week
Height: 15 - 19 inches
Weight: 18-35 pounds
Activity Level: Medium
Watch Dog: Yes
Protection: No
Intelligence: Very high
Trainability: Very high
Good With Children: Yes
Good With Pets: Ok
Good With Strangers: Ok
Character: Playful, friendly
Home Environment: Will do okay in an apartment if it is sufficiently exercised
Best Owner: Playful
Potential Problems:  
Behavior: Barking
Physical: eyes and tear duct problems