Laika Breed description: Character & Co

Laika Breed description: Character & Co
West Siberian Laika looking to the sidetwo red Laika from West Siberia
Alternate Name Russko-Evropeïskaïa Laïka, Russo-European Laïka, Vostotchno-Sibirskaïa Laïka, East Siberian Laïka, Zapadno-Sibirskaïa Laïka, West Siberian Laïka
Origin Russia
Life expectancy 12 - 15 years
Care requirements high-maintenance
Activity level high
FCI group Nordic Hunting Dogs
AKC group not recognised
KC group not recognised


  • agile
  • affectionate
  • athletic
  • intelligent
  • quietly
  • confidently
  • fearless


  • Working Dog
  • Hunting Dog
  • Race Dog
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