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Name Siberian Husky Chow Chow Rottweiler
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Other Names
What other names do they have?
Chuksha
Husky
Icee
Sibe
Chukcha
Chowdren
Chow
Rott
Rottie
Breed Type
Which dog is purebred or crossbreed? Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler breed type comparison:
Purebred Purebred Purebred

Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler Price and Availability Comparison

Price
Which is cheaper, Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler? Which is more expensive?
$700-$1200 $600-$800 $1200-$2000
Availability
Which is easier to get, Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler?
Very frequent: The Siberian Husky is quite easy to get.
Very frequent: The Chow Chow is quite easy to get.
Very frequent: The Rottweiler is quite easy to get.

Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler Size Comparison

Size
Which is bigger, Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler? Which is the smallest dog, Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler?
Medium Medium Large
Giant
Weight
Which is heavier, Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Chow Chow? Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler weight comparison:
Male: 45–60 pounds (20–27 kg), Female: 35–50 pounds (16–23 kg) 45-70 pounds (20-32 kg) Male: 95-130 pounds (43-59 kg), Female: 85-115 pounds (38-52 kg)
Average Weight
Which dog has a smaller / higher average weight?
Male: 45–60 pounds (20–27 kg), Female: 35–50 pounds (16–23 kg) 57.5 pounds (26 kg) Male: 112.5 pounds (51 kg), Female: 100 pounds (45 kg)
Height
Which is taller, Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler? Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler height comparison:
Male: 21–24 inches (53–61 cm), Female: 20–22 inches (51–56 cm) Male: 20-22 inches (51-56 cm), Female: 18-20 inches (46-51 cm) Male: 24-27 inches (61-69 cm), Female: 22-25 inches (56-63 cm)
Average Height
Which dog has a smaller / higher average height?
Male: 21–24 inches (53–61 cm), Female: 20–22 inches (51–56 cm) 20 inches (51 cm) Male: 25.5 inches (65 cm), Female: 23.5 inches (59.5 cm)

Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler Grooming, Hair and Care Comparison

Coat / Hair Types
What type of coat/fur do they have? Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler coat comparison:
Fluffy Rough Dense
Colors
What are the original Siberian Husky, Chow Chow and Rottweiler color?
Agouti
White
Gray
Sable
Red
Black
Cinnamon
Red
Blue
Cream
Black
Mahogany
Tan
Rust
Black
Grooming
Which dog is easy to maintain, Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler? Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler grooming comparison:
Average: The Siberian Husky requires average grooming effort.
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Professional: This breed needs a lot of work to keep in good condition.
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Effortless: The Rottweiler requires minimal grooming.
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Shedding Level
Who sheds more Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler? Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or {name3 shedding:
Siberian Huskys shed above average.
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Chow Chows shed above average.
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Rottweilers shed moderately.
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Bath Time / Bathing Frequency
Which dog should be bathed more: Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler?
3-4 weeks
More often than average. These dog coats tend to be longer, softer, and oilier than short-haired breeds.
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4-6 weeks
Average. Experts recommended at least every 4-6 weeks for this family pup.
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4-6 weeks
Average. Experts recommended at least every 4-6 weeks for this family pup.
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Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler Personality / Temperament Comparison

Temperament
Which one has a better personality? Which is a better family dog, Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler? Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler behavior/temperament comparison:
Alert
Gentle
Outgoing
Friendly
Intelligent
Aloof
Loyal
Intelligent
Detached
Independent
Quiet
Protective
Alert
Fearless
Independent
Loyal
Courageous
Good-natured
Intelligent
Protective
Intelligent Rank
Which is the smarter dog? Which is best? Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler intelligence:
Average: It takes patience to teach this breed any tricks or commands, but the effort is worth it.
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Low: The Chow Chow is one of the dog breeds that have the lowest degree of obedience intelligence.
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Outstanding: Rottweiler is one of the brightest dog breeds.
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Trainability
Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler trainability comparison.
Siberian Huskys are hard to train.
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A slightly harder to train than average.
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Rottweilers are easy to train.
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Playfulness
Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler playfulness comparison:
The Siberian Husky is a playful breed.
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Chow Chows are not the most playful dog breed.
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Average: Rottweilers, like any other dog breed, like playing.
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Sensitivity Level
Which dog is more sensitive? What's the difference?
They are a little bit more sensitive than other dog breeds.
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Chow Chows are less sensitive than other dog breeds.
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They are a little bit more sensitive than other dog breeds.
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Affection Level
Which is the more affectionate dog breed: Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler?
High: Siberian Huskys are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving and affectionate dogs toward their handlers.
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Slightly Below Average: Chow Chows may seem unfriendly sometimes due to their independence.
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Average: Rottweilers are average dogs regarding their affection level.
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Social Needs
Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler social needs comparison:
Siberian Huskys need for social interaction is average.
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Chow Chows are kinda antisocial.
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Rottweilers need a lot of social interaction.
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Barking
Which dog barks more/less: Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler?
Average: The Siberian Husky barks occasionally.
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Low: The Chow Chow barks none to minimal.
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Low: The Rottweiler barks none to minimal.
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Watchdog Ability
Which is the better watchdog: Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler?
Siberian Huskys are not the best choice if you want a good watchdog.
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Chow Chows are average watchdogs.
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Rottweilers are one of the best watchdogs.
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Guarding Behavior / Territorial
Which is a better guard dog Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler? Which dog is most likely to protect its owner? Which is the best dog to use for protection?
Siberian Huskys can't provide protection for their territory.
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Chow Chows are average defenders.
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Rottweilers are extremely protective guard dogs.
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Biting Potential
Which breed of dog is most likely to bite? Biting potential comparison:

Low 🔽

The Siberian Husky has a low chance of biting somebody.

Moderate

The Chow Chow has an average chance of biting somebody.

High 🔼

The Rottweiler has a high chance of biting somebody.
Bite Force
Which bite is stronger: Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler?

Between 200 and 400 PSI

Siberian Husky bite force: Ordinary.

Between 200 and 400 PSI

Chow Chow bite force: Ordinary.

Between 200 and 400 PSI

Rottweiler bite force: Ordinary.
Mouthiness
Which is the better dog? Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler mouthiness comparison:
Siberian Huskys have a higher than average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
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Chow Chows have a strong tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
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Rottweilers have an average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
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Impulse to Wander or Roam
Which dog has a greater roaming instinct?
Siberian Huskys have high wanderlust potential, which means that this breed has a strong desire for exploring the world.
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Chow Chows tend to escape less than other breeds.
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Rottweilers tend to escape less than other breeds.
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Prey Drive
Which dog has a higher prey drive? Which can be better for hunting?
Siberian Huskys have an average prey drive, which means that they don't have a high impulse to chase and catch something like a cat or any other small aminals, but it might happen.
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Chow Chows have low to an average impulse to chase and catch something like a cat or any other small aminals.
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Rottweilers have a higher impulse to chase and catch something than other dog breeds.
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Apartment Friendly
Which dog is more apartment friendly Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler?
It is not recommended to keep the Siberian Husky breed in the home.
It is not the best choice if you want to keep them indoors, however, with careful exercise and several walks a day, they will tolerate the indoor environment, so it is possible to keep Chow Chow indoors.
It is not the best choice if you want to keep them indoors, however, with careful exercise and several walks a day, they will tolerate the indoor environment, so it is possible to keep Rottweiler indoors.
Adaptability
Which dog has a higher adaptability potential? Which is the better dog?
Siberian Huskys adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments.
Chow Chows don't adapt well to lifestyle changes and different living environments.
Average: Rottweilers adapt to lifestyle changes and different living environments quite okay usually.
Tolerates Being Left Alone
Which dog can be left alone: Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler?
Just like every puppy, they are prone to panic, cry, bark, whine when they left alone by their owner.
Chow Chows handle alone time quite well.
Rottweilers tend to have separation anxiety when their owners left them alone at home because they bond very closely with them.

Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler Good With Comparison

Stranger Friendly
Which dog is more stranger friendly Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler? Which dog is more friendly?
Siberian Huskys are average friendly towards strangers.
Chow Chows are not stranger friendly dogs.
Rottweilers are not stranger friendly dogs.
Pet Friendly
Which dog breeds get along well with other animals/pets?
Siberian Huskys do best when they’re the only pet at the family.
Chow Chows usually don’t get on well with other pets.
Rottweilers are generally with other pets.
Child Friendly
Which dog is more child/kid friendly Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler?
Siberian Huskys are kid-friendly dogs.
Chow Chows are not the most kid-friendly dogs.
Rottweilers are not the most kid-friendly dogs.
Cat Friendly
Which dog is more cat friendly Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler?
Siberian Huskys are not cat-friendly dogs.
Chow Chows are not the most cat-friendly dogs.
Rottweilers are average friendly towards cats.
Dog Friendly
Which dog is more dog friendly Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler?
Siberian Huskys are very dog-friendly dogs.
Chow Chows are not dog-friendly.
Rottweilers are not dog-friendly.
Good For First Time Owners
Which dog is good for the first-time owners: Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler?
No
Siberian Huskys are not good for novice owners, due to their stubborn personality.
No
Chow Chows are not good for novice owners, due to their stubborn personality.
Yes
Rottweilers are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Office Friendly
Which one fits better in the office?
No
Siberian Husky is not the best dog breed for office environment.
No
Chow Chow is not the best dog breed for office environment.
No
Rottweiler is not the best dog breed for office environment.
Senior Citizens Friendly
Which dog is good for elderly people?
Siberian Huskys are usually recommended for elderly people.
Chow Chows are not the best breed for elderly people.
Rottweilers are not the best breed for elderly people.

Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler Health Comparison

Health Issues
Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler health comparison. Which is the healthier: Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler?
The Siberian Husky is a healthy breed, but there are certain health issues that you should check with your vet regularly.
The Chow Chow is a healthy breed, but there are certain health issues that you should check with your vet regularly.
The Rottweiler is a healthy breed, but there are certain health issues that you should check with your vet regularly.
Health Problems
Which one has more or less genetic/health problems: Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler? What are the allergies, genetic diseases and concerns for them? Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler health problems comparison:
Cataracts
Corneal Dystrophy
Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA)
Ectropion
Hip Dysplasia
Allergies
Aortic Stenosis
Bloat
Elbow Dysplasia
Hip Dysplasia
Hypothyroidism
Osteosarcoma
Panosteitis
Subvalvular Aortic Stenosis
Veterinarian Visits
Which one may need more or less veterinary visits?
Average
The Siberian Husky should have a complete physical check-up at least once per year.
Average
The Chow Chow should have a complete physical check-up at least once per year.
Average
The Rottweiler should have a complete physical check-up at least once per year.
Life Expectancy
Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler lifespan comparison. How long do Siberian Husky, Chow Chow and Rottweiler breeds live? Which one has a longer lifespan/life expectancy?
12-14 years
The average lifespan of Siberian Husky: 13 years
13-15 years
The average lifespan of Chow Chow: 14 years
8-12 years
The average lifespan of Rottweiler: 10 years
Hypoallergenic
Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler hypoallergenic comparison. Which dog is hypoallergenic or not?
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Energy Level
Who has more energy a Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler? Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler energy level comparison:
Siberian Huskys are high-energy dogs.
Chow Chows have a lower energy level than other dogs.
Rottweilers have a higher energy level than other dog breeds.
Activity Requirement / Exercise Need
Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler exercise need comparison. Which dog needs more activity? Which dog needs the most exercise: Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler? Which dog needs the most walking? Which dog is the laziest?
Siberian Huskys need quite a lot of exercise.
Chow Chows exercise need is minimal.
Rottweilers have an average exercise need.
Sleeping Need
Which one sleeps the least/most: Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler?
Siberian Huskys don't need too much sleep.
Chow Chows like sleeping so they do sleep a lot.
Rottweilers are quite energetic dogs and they don't spend too much time with sleeping.
Average daily food consumption
Which dog eats more: Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler?
Recommended daily amount: 2.5 to 3 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals. 4 to 5 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals. Recommended daily amount: 4 to 10 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals.
Weight Gain Potential / Prone to Obesity
Which dog breed is more prone to obesity? Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler weight gain potential comparison:
Low to Average: The Siberian Husky has a low to the average risk for obesity.
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Average to High: If you don't pay attention to the Chow Chow's weight, he can easily gain weight.
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High: The Rottweiler breed has a strong tendency to be overweight.
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Weather and Climate
Which dog is best for hot or cold weather: Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler?
Prefers cold weather
The Siberian Husky can adapt well to harsh weather conditions, and also can be a good mountain dog.
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Prefers cold weather
The Chow Chow can adapt well to harsh weather conditions, and also can be a good mountain dog.
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Prefers average to warm weather conditions
Different dogs have different preferences when it comes to weather conditions.
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Stinkiness
Which dog breed smells the least? Which dog smells the most? Which is best, Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler?

Low 🔽

The Siberian Husky has a low chance of bad smell.

Medium

The Chow Chow has an average chance of bad smell.

Medium

The Rottweiler has an average chance of bad smell.
Drooling Tendency
Which dog drools the most? Which dog drools the least?
The Siberian Husky is an average drooler.
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The Chow Chow is an average drooler.
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The Rottweiler drools quite a lot, so if you dislike being covered by slobber spots on your clothes, you may want to choose another dog breed.
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Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler As a Working Dog Comparison

Service Dog
Which one could be a service dog?

Not really

This breed generally not used as a service dog.
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Not really

This breed generally not used as a service dog.
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Yes

This breed makes good as a service dog.
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Therapy Dog
Which one could be a therapy dog: Siberian Husky or Chow Chow or Rottweiler? Which is better for autism?

Not really

This breed is generally not used as a therapy dog.
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Not really

This breed is generally not used as a therapy dog.
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Yes

This breed makes a perfect therapy dog.
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Detection Dog or Sniffer Dog
Which one could be a detection/sniffer dog?

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases.

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases.

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases.
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR)
Which one could be a search and rescue dog?

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog.

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog.

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog.
Boat and Sailor Dog
Which one could be a boat dog: Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler?

Not really

Siberian Husky breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
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Not really

Chow Chow breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
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Not really

Rottweiler breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
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Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog
Which one could be a cart pulling or drafting dog?

Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Yes

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Fighting Dog / Military Dog

Yes

In history, this breed was unfortunately used for combat dogs.

Yes

In history, this breed was unfortunately used for combat dogs.

Yes

In history, this breed was unfortunately used for combat dogs.

Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler Reproducibility Comparison

Gestation Length 60-64 days See more. 60-64 days See more. 60-64 days See more.
Litter Frequency

Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Litter Size
How many puppies can Siberian Husky and Chow Chow and Rottweiler have?
4-8 puppies 3-6 puppies 8-12 puppies

Siberian Husky vs Chow Chow vs Rottweiler Recognition Comparison

AKC Group
Which dog is recognized by the AKC?
Recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1930 as a Working breed. Recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1903 as a Non-Sporting breed. Recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1931 as a Working breed.
FCI Group
Which dog is recognized by the FCI?
Recognized by FCI in the Spitz and primitive types group, in the Nordic Sledge Dogs section. Recognized by FCI in the Spitz and primitive types group, in the Asian Spitz and related breeds section. Recognized by FCI in the Pinscher and Schnauzer - Molossoid and Swiss Mountain and Cattledogs group, in the Molossian type section.
Breed Recognition
What other organizations and kennel clubs recognize these dog breeds?
American Canine Registry
American Kennel Club
America's Pet Registry
Canadian Kennel Club
Dog Registry of America Inc.
Federation Cynologique Internationale
Kennel Club of Great Britain
North American Purebred Registry, Inc.
American Canine Association, Inc.
Australian National Kennel Council
Continental Kennel Club
National Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
American Canine Registry
American Kennel Club
America's Pet Registry
Canadian Kennel Club
Dog Registry of America Inc.
Federation Cynologique Internationale
Kennel Club of Great Britain
North American Purebred Registry, Inc.
American Canine Association, Inc.
Australian National Kennel Council
Continental Kennel Club
National Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
American Canine Registry
American Kennel Club
America's Pet Registry
Canadian Kennel Club
Dog Registry of America Inc.
Federation Cynologique Internationale
Kennel Club of Great Britain
North American Purebred Registry, Inc.
American Canine Association, Inc.
Australian National Kennel Council
Continental Kennel Club
National Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
Colonial Rottweiler Club
Deutscher Rottweiler Klub
International Rottweiler Club

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