These dogs are from Siberia and their group us working . The use of today is sled dog racing . These dogs live about 12 or more year ,These dogs need bathing to a high stander and brushing to remove fur . The brushing needs to be done three times a week .The height average is 20 to 23.5 inches and the weight is about is 35 to 60 pounds .These dogs are were used for sledding dogs and reinder herding . They can go for long distances . These dogs are friendly with people and other dogs . These dogs need alot of excerise . They need a fence up yard and a leash .