Facts & Origin
Malanees - The mixture of Alaskan Malamute and Pyrenean Mountain Dog
The Malanees is a fascinating cross between the Alaskan Malamute and the Pyrenean Mountain Dog. This unique blend combines the characteristics of two large and impressive breeds.
The Alaskan Malamute originated in Alaska and was originally bred by the Inuit as a sled dog. The Pyrenean Mountain Dog, on the other hand, has its roots in the Pyrenees and was used as a herding dog. The combination of these two breeds creates the Malanees, a loyal and powerful companion.
Suitability and attitude
The Malanees is a strong and reliable dog, suitable for a variety of tasks. With its imposing appearance and even-tempered nature, it is a fearless protector as well as a loving family dog. This mix is usually intelligent, loyal and has a strong protective instinct. It is active and requires proper exercise and mental stimulation to remain balanced.
|Origin||USA - France|
|Life expectancy||10 - 14 years|
|FCI group||not recognised|
|AKC group||not recognised|
|KC group||not recognised|
Attitude, character and temperament of the breed
Possible character traits of the Malanees
Animpressive blend of the Alaskan Malamute and the Pyrenean Mountain Dog, the Malanees 'imposing appearance and loyal character can make him a wonderful companion and protector. Proper care, regular veterinary examinations, and adequate exercise are critical to ensuring the Malanees' health and well-being. With his loyalty and strength, he is sure to be an impressive part of your family.
Care and health
As with many large breeds, Malanees can develop certain health problems , including hip and elbow dysplasia. Regular veterinary examinations and a balanced diet are important to ensure the Malanee's health. In addition, the dense coat requires regular grooming to keep it healthy and free of tangles.
What does this mixed breed look like?
The Malanees can have characteristics of both breeds, usually having an imposing size and strength. He has a dense and double coat that protects him from cold weather. The coat color can vary, from white to gray to black and brown. Because of its thick coat, the Malanees requires regular brushing to prevent matting. Regular inspection of the ears, teeth and nails is also important.
These hybrids can be between 23 and 30 inches tall.
This hybrid breed requires at least half an hour of exercise per day to stay physically and mentally healthy.
These mixed breeds have a strong temperament, but are also very intelligent and easy to train.
These mixed breeds are relatively low maintenance. They require regular coat brushing to maintain a shiny coat.
They should be fed with high quality dog food, rich in proteins, vitamins and minerals.