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Get behaviour and training advice from experts with huskies and malamutes.

Whether you’re looking for tips on toilet training your husky or prevent your malamute from pulling on their leash, you’ll find the answers here.

You’ll also find answers to more complicated problems such as how to train an aggressive husky or how to prevent them from escaping.

What gives a husky its ‘prey drive’?

Hi folks, Alex here, welcome to the second post in my behaviour and training series. In this article I'm going to explain what...

The Difference Between Huskies and Malamutes

Hi folks, Alex here, welcome to the new Snow Dog Guru training and behaviour series! For those of you who don't follow us...

Early removal of puppy from mother

One of the most common questions we are asked is; “I am about to bring home my first Husky puppy. What do I need...

The Snowdog Guru on The Sibe Vibe Radio

Our friends over at "The Sibe Vibe" radio show invited Margit to talk about all things Snow Dog and naturally, Margit jumped at the idea. Those...

How To Deal With Training Frustrations

Regardless of what kind of training method you choose to employ with your Husky, one thing is for sure, every owner is going to...

Fade The Lure

These days it seems everyone is advocating the use of Positive Reinforcement Training over the outdated Aversive training methods. In Positive Reinforcement Training, the...

Secret Weapon For Training Your Husky

How often have you struggled with trying to get your Husky to stop what he was doing? Whether it is unwanted digging, squabbling or...

Socializing Your Husky Puppy And Adult Dog

Twenty years ago the term “dog socialization” was practically unheard. Perhaps with the exception of a handful of people who worked professionally with dogs....

What Difficult Dogs Can Teach Us

The Green Grass On The Other Side Of That Fence We have all seen that other dog. He comes trotting into an area with his tail wagging...

How To Manage Dominance in Huskies

In the first part of this article I discussed the difference between natural dominance and owner created dominance and how to recognize dominant behaviors being exhibited...